No March Madness? Watch 16 of the best games in NCAA tournament history right now


Carmelo Anthony did win in New York! It was simply at Syracuse lengthy earlier than he acquired to the Knicks.

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As with different sports activities and huge occasions throughout the coronavirus pandemic, March Insanity has been canceled. For faculty basketball followers nothing can change the thrill of 67 NCAA match video games performed stay over the following three weeks, however the subsequent smartest thing is perhaps revisiting — or, in the event you’re younger sufficient, watching with contemporary eyes for the primary time — a number of the biggest video games and moments in March Insanity historical past. If nothing else it will possibly assist offset the crippling nervousness when you refresh your Twitter feed. 

There isn’t any scarcity of March Insanity highlights on YouTube, from the best plays from last year’s tournament or from 2018 or from 2017 to the best buzzer-beaters of the last decade or the biggest upsets in tournament history. Or you would skip to the tip and watch the match’s One Shining Moment recap video from final yr and others.

Whereas I may simply spend a whole afternoon taking place a rabbit gap of March Insanity highlights, we’ll want full video games to get us by way of the remainder of the month. Subsequently, in reverse chronological order, listed here are the full-game movies that may allow you to stroll backward in time by way of 16 of the perfect video games in March Insanity historical past — all the way in which again to none aside from Michael Jordan in his freshman yr, 1982.

North Carolina vs. Kentucky, 2017 Elite Eight

Villanova vs. North Carolina, 2016 National Championship

Duke vs. Butler, 2010 National Championship

Kansas vs. Memphis, 2008 National Championship

Syracuse vs. Kansas, 2003 National Championship

Connecticut vs. Duke, 1999 National Championship

Arizona vs. Kentucky, 1997 National Championship

North Carolina vs. Michigan, 1993 National Championship

Duke vs. Kentucky, 1992 Elite Eight

Duke vs. UNLV, 1991 Final Four

Michigan vs. Seton Hall, 1989 National Championship

Kansas vs. Oklahoma, 1988 National Championship

Indiana vs. Syracuse, 1987 National Championship

Villanova vs. Georgetown, 1985 National Championship

NC State vs. Houston, 1983 National Championship 

North Carolina vs. Georgetown, 1982 National Championship