None of the Cinderallas made it through this year, and all of the finalists were expected to make it when the tournament started. There were surprises and upsets like we love, but the four teams left standing are the ones with the best players, the most celebrated coaches, the ones who have made it to the end the most before.
Succeeding when you’re supposed to is underrated.
Who would you expect to win a basketball game of Bible characters? If King David were on one team and Goliath the other? Samson vs. Delilah, Deborah vs. Jail? Don’t hurt yourself thinking about it; Matt and I did a whole March Madness-themed Bible Top 10 episode on this very question so you don’t have to.