The 2022 NCAA Tournament has been whittled down to the Final Four after 68 squads set out with aspirations of earning national-champion status.
The Saint Peter’s Peacocks captivated the hearts of fans everywhere during their historic run to the Elite Eight, the first-ever 15 seed to make it that far; betting-favorite Gonzaga was eliminated by the Arkansas Razorback one round prior, opening the door to a wild ending to the tournament.
In the end, March Madness is left with four of the most reputable programs in America: North Carolina, Duke, Kansas, and Villanova. There are no “sleeper” teams, just underdogs that are destined to pull through this weekend.North [...]
The bracket for March Madness 2022 was revealed Sunday evening, officially crafting a path to the championship for every one of the 68 contending teams.
Both of last year’s national finalists— the Gonzaga Bulldogs and Baylor Bears— earned number-one seeds once again, leaving the Kansas Jayhawks and Arizona Wildcats to join them as the headliners in each region. Notably, Tennessee only managed to claim a third seed after an inspiring season, and Providence dropped to a four seed after an inspiring start to the season.
As talented as the top teams are, today is all about finding the best of the rest; here are the best Final Four futures bets for underdogs and dark horses [...]