Jigsaw Man completes the puzzle for 12 tournament hopefuls
Cold weather got you down? Or are you just feeling an uncomfortable chill because you know your favorite team doesn't quite have the pieces it needs to mount a run in the NCAA tournament?
Don't despair, Hoopheads. The Jigsaw Man is back. He's going to fix your problems and warm your souls.
Regular visitors to this space know all about The Jigsaw Man. For the last few months he has been pouring over stats and spreadsheets. He has studied video. He has pondered and pontificated. And he has scavenged the nation to find the exact right piece that will instantly transform your team from a wannabe into a gonna be.
As you know, The Jigsaw Man likes to challenge himself. He knows that any team would get better if it could plug in Jared, Kemba or Jimmer. He prefers to look for players who are a little less well-known, a little less obvious. Now he's ready to present his findings. What follows below are the 12 puzzles on which The Jigsaw Man has been hard at work. If your favorite team is among the lucky dozen, there is no need to thank him. The Jigsaw Man is not out for glory. He just wants you to enjoy the completed pictures.