His answer might surprise you.
We’re still about two months away from March Madness, and we’ve already seen a lot of upsets on the hardwood. It is tough to tell who is for real just yet.
ESPN college basketball analyst Myron Medcalf was asked which teams he sees as national title contenders right now and provided five names.
Keep in mind, things could change, but Medcalf’s list has some surprising omissions.
On a short list of teams that feel real and serious about a national title right now. Purdue, West Virginia, Virginia, Wichita State, Villanova. https://t.co/696pNj7LBe
— Myron Medcalf (@MedcalfByESPN) January 10, 2018
Not included is formerly top-ranked Michigan State, talent-laden Duke and traditional blue bloods Kansas and UNC. Oklahoma and superstar point guard Trae Young also didn’t make the cut.
What do you think of Medcalf’s list?