Ah, the national title game of college basketball. The graduation ceremony of college hoops commences Monday night as the Michigan Wolverines take on the Louisville Cardinals. National title game tips on CBS around 8:30 CDT.
So as you watch the national title game, do you show allegiance to your conference brethren?
As your team is no longer playing, do you root for your conference rival on the bigger stage? Or do your natural rivalries still hold in the national title game?
Read through some interesting opinions of players, coaches and fans. And comment with your opinions and thoughts below.
Last night, I watched the Final Four with David Kmiecik, the finest college basketball mind you will ever find, and the man who gave me the idea/pushed me to start this website. Between the two of us you had two really big college hoops nerds: One Illini graduate (myself) and therefore a “Big Ten guy,” and one Marquette alum, therefore a “Big East guy.” Just like the Michigan vs. Syracuse battle to reach the national title game we were watching.
But it’s not always that simple.