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College basketball is crazy and lacks elite teams, and there's nothing wrong with that

Like most college basketball junkies, I spent the weekend watching dozens of games, flipping back and forth between varying upsets to see which, if any, teams would emerge as elite. And yet again, we were tricked into thinking there were any elite teams. Each program that had been dubbed elite — or at least elite enough to separate itself from the rest of the pack — lost at least once this week with Villanova, Virginia and Purdue (twice) all falling. But what’s wrong with that anyway? At one point Saturday, an analyst complained about a lack of consistency in college basketball this season, suggesting the game has been made worse with a lack of standout teams. This is ridiculous. SEEDING REVEAL: NCAA tournament committee releases it ...