A year from now, John Wall, DeMarcus Cousins and Patrick Patterson will be playing against Kobe and LeBron. But first, they'll go to-to-toe with a cast of Ivy League scholars. With all due respect to West Virginia and Washington, the story of this week's East Regional games in Syracuse, N.Y., is Thursday night's fascinating showdown between top seed Kentucky and 12th seed Cornell.
Walter Cornett, of Glendale, Kentucky, is the owner and operator of Walter's Wildcat World. He founded WildcatWorld.com in 1998 making it one of the oldest Kentucky basketball fan sites in operation today.