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March 17, 2017 - Greenville, SC, USA - North Carolina's Justin Jackson (44) signals a 3-pointer after hitting one against Texas Southern in the first half during the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Friday, March 17, 2017, at the Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville, S.C. UNC advanced, 103-64. (Credit Image: � Chuck Liddy/TNS via ZUMA Wire)

South Region – Sweet 16 Preview

South Region – Sweet 16 Preview

After all of the madness, we are down to the top four seeds in the South Region. This regional bracket was full of great moments in the first weekend despite all four favorites moving forward. Wichita State pushed Kentucky to the brink, Middle Tennessee stormed to take down Minnesota and Arkansas gave the Tar Heels

Jan. 16, 2016 - Washington, DC, USA - 20160116 - Villanova guard RYAN ARCIDIACONO (15) dribbles against Georgetown forward ISAAC COPELAND (11) in the first half at the Verizon Center in Washington. (Credit Image: � Chuck Myers via ZUMA Wire)

Final Four – Villanova Ball Screen Concepts

The four basic ball screen concepts featured in the Villanova Wildcats’ Spread Four-Out Motion Offense Attack The Villanova Wildcats (33-5) survived the South Region to advance to Houston and will face the Oklahoma Sooners (29-7) in the Final Four. Jay Wright has his club in the National Semifinals for the first time since 2009. The immaculate

March 19, 2016 - Des Moines, IA, USA - Kansas guard Wayne Selden converts an alley-oop pass from teammate Devonte' Graham in the second half against Connecticut in the second round of the NCAA Tournament at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines, Iowa, on Saturday, March 19, 2016. Kansas advanced, 73-61. (Credit Image: � Rich Sugg/TNS via ZUMA Wire)

Sweet Sixteen – South Region Quick Hits

A “four-pack” of X’s & O’s from the teams in the Sweet Sixteen in the South Region – Maryland, Kansas, Miami and Villanova.  #5 Maryland Terps Double Drag Punch Maryland opened their Big Ten regular season game at Indiana with this double drag screen throwback to get a post isolation for Diamond Stone. #1 Kansas

February 27,2016: Wichita State Shockers guard Fred VanVleet (23) drives to the basket in the first half during the NCAA Basketball game between the Illinois State Redbirds and the Wichita State Shockers at Charles Koch Arena in Wichita, Kansas. Kendall Shaw/CSM(Credit Image: © Kendall Shaw/CSM via ZUMA Wire)

First Four – Wichita State Drag Screens

The Wichita State Shockers (#11 seed, South Region) face the Vanderbilt Commodores (#11 seed, South Region) in “First Four” action from Dayton, Ohio.  The match up features teams that had expectations coming into the season but find themselves in the play-in game with the right to face #6 Arizona on the line. The veteran backcourt duo

March 12, 2016 - New York, New York, U.S. - Villanova Wildcats' guard Ryan Arcidiacono (15) penetrates toward the basket as Providence Friars' guard Drew Edwards (25) tries to defend in the first half during semifinals at the Big East Tournament at Madison Square Garden in New York City. Villanova defeated Providence 76-68. Duncan Williams/CSM(Credit Image: � Duncan Williams/CSM via ZUMA Wire)

Villanova Wildcats – Four-Out Motion Offense

The Villanova Wildcats enter the NCAA Tournament as the #2 seed in the South Region behind the beautiful spacing and symmetry of their four-out ball screen motion offense. The Villanova Wildcats (29-5, #2 South Region) have long been know for their immaculate spacing, ball movement and Jay Wright’s affinity for “small ball” and four-guard lineups.

January 9, 2016: Maryland Terrapins guard Melo Trimble #2 in action during the NCAA Basketball game between the Maryland Terrapins and the Wisconsin Badgers at the Kohl Center in Madison, WI. Maryland defeated Wisconsin 63-60. John Fisher/CSM(Credit Image: © John Fisher/CSM via ZUMA Wire)

NCAA Tournament Preview: Maryland Terrapins

  The Maryland Terrapins have had a somewhat successful season remaining within the Top 20 all season under the leadership of Head Coach Mark Turgeon. Turgeon’s utilized a playbook that has works with the strengths of his players. Melo Trimble, a talented pick and roll point guard, Diamond Stone, a mobile freshman big man, and

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