No one planned for the opposite sides of this year’s Final Four bracket to turn out to be allegory for good vs. upheaval.
No one fathomed it.
Only two out of 5.9 million entrants in ESPN’s NCAA tournament contest picked Connecticut, Kentucky, Butler and Virginia Commonwealth to reach the Final Four.
Look, though, at these slips plucked from a hat; one black, one white.
Jim Calhoun and John Calipari, the respective coaches of Connecticut and Kentucky, represent blue-state, bluegrass and blue-blood aristocracy.