The opening slate of games features Oakland-Texas, Tennessee-Michigan, Akron-Notre Dame, and George Mason-Villanova. We've been aware of a growing mini-backlash against Gus recently, so we'll lay down our official position now: he seems like a nice guy who really likes basketball, and isn't overexposed by CBS yet. So let him do his thing.

(Pictured: the 1928-29 Big Ten Champion Michigan Wolverines.)