Gonzaga emerged. The Zags nearly ran the table, winning 29 in a row before falling in the regular-season finale. And there was Kansas, who -- go figure -- won another Big 12 title. On Sunday, when the bracket came out, Villanova, the defending champ, was back on top, claiming the No. 1 overall seed. Oh yeah, Duke is hot again, having run the table with four straight wins to claim the ACC tournament.
The point? There are plenty of choices. As evidenced below, there is no overwhelming consensus. We asked our experts, and this is what they said.