As always, there are plenty of juicy storylines to follow in the NCAA men’s basketball tournament.

Will a No. 1 seed be cutting down the nets for the ninth time in 12 seasons? What teams are most likely to fit into Cinderella’s slippers? What relative unknowns could be on the verge of their one shining moment?

Here’s a region-by-region look at the field:

Jim Polzin covers Wisconsin Badgers men's basketball for the Wisconsin State Journal.

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