Found March 20, 2013 on College Spun:
Every year, March Madness turns even the most passive college basketball follower into a die-hard – for three weeks, at least. NCAA Tournament pools are often won by casual fans who pick teams based on mascots, colors, and other ridiculous non-basketball logic. But late night talk show host Jimmy Fallon has even a more bizarre reason to root for a team this March. Fallon will be rooting for Syracuse because of Rakeem Christmas – literally because of his name. That, and the fact that Christmas wears No. 25. Check it out:

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