Originally written on The Sports Bank  |  Last updated 11/17/14
The eastern and western outskirts of what we call “the Midwest” will meet on Saturday in the prime time national semifinal game. The 2008 national champion Kansas Jayhawks will meet the 2007 runner-up Ohio State Buckeyes in the 2012 Final Four. Let’s break it down! Ohio State synopsis: I think it’s safe to say point guard Aaron Craft is coming into his own now. His karaoke singing may be horrendous (as you can see in this video), but his basketball acumen is off the charts. The Buckeyes lacked a true point last year. Enter Craft, a great distributing guard, who stepped into a starting role by showing the ability to feed the studs around him. He may be the best distributor in college basketball right now. A high school valedictorian, he’s heady player that also likes to get physical in his game. But the real force behind the Buckeyes is Jared Sullinger. Sure, he’s everybody’s All-American, and deservedly so. And he had a great Tournament, so he’s getting hot at the right time, but...
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