There's little question Doug McDermott is the best player in Big East, but on Saturday Bryce Cotton overcame a slump and grabbed the spotlight on the biggest stage so far this season -- leading the Friars past Creighton for the title.
It's Duke and Virginia for the ACC crown. The Blue Devils' win over the Wolfpack sets the stage for a championship game that will either re-establish Duke's place as the league's best or give the Cavaliers a new level of respect.
So much for the Wildcats supposedly hitting a wall in March. The young, precocious UK team rolled over Georgia on Saturday, 70-58, and clinched a spot in Sunday's SEC tourney final -- against No. 1 Florida.