2017 NCAA Basketball Final Four Predictions

The 2017 NCAA Men’s College Basketball Final Four takes place from Glendale, Ariz., featuring a Cinderella (South Carolina), a number one seed making their first-ever trip (Gonzaga), a number one seed attempting to win their sixth title (North Carolina) and one program making their first appearance since 1939 (Oregon). South Carolina, a No. 7 seed, had the toughest road in defeating: 2) Duke, 3)Baylor, 4)Florida, and 10)Marquette. They face a Gonzaga team who crushed No. 11 Xavier, 83-59 last Saturday to reach Glendale. North Carolina edged No. 2 Kentucky in one of the best games of the tournament, 75-73. UNC also had a close call against No. 8 Arkansas, winning 72-65 to advance to the Sweet 16. They had no problem with No. 4 Butler on March 24, winning 92-80. Oregon dominated No. 1 Kansas, 74-60 last Saturday in the most impressive win of the tournament. They had much tougher games against No. 7 Michigan (69-68) on March 23 and No. 11 Rhode Island (75-72) on March 19.

Here are six predictions from six different writers on the two Final Four games for Saturday, April 1:

Stanford vs. Gonzaga

Chris Kubala

Adam Rauzino

Chuck D.

Oregon vs. North Carolina

Ricky Dimon

David Hess

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Last Updated: March 30, 2017

Benjamin Hayes

Ben has been a sports writer for over 30 years, dabbling in college and pro basketball, college and pro football, baseball, college lacrosse, minor league baseball and even college gymnastics. He's also been involved in the gaming industry for over 25 years and has been looking to beat the books since he was 13!