We are now less than four weeks away from the start of the college basketball season, which means that it is time for us to officially get our picks on the record.
Everyone thinks Kansas will make the Final Four, while three of our four experts have the Jayhawks winning the national title. Gonzaga was picked by three writers to get to the Final Four — including one pick as national champs — while Duke, Kentucky and (gasp!) Virginia will all picked by two people to get to the Final Four.
Three different players and three different coaches were picked as National Player and Coach of the Year, respectively.
Here are our writers picks for who they think will win each league, the national title and the major awards: