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Other teams might be better, but no team tougher than Auburn in this March Madness


Nancy Armour, USA TODAY Published 8:00 PM EDT Mar 31, 2019
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — There might be teams better than Auburn. There is no team tougher, however. 
Kansas. North Carolina. Kentucky. They are the titans of college basketball, winners of more games than any other programs. And Auburn, a school where, Charles Barkley aside, basketball has mostly been something to pass the time between football and spring football, took them out one by one.
Kansas, humbled the first weekend of the NCAA tournament. North Carolina, routed in the Sweet 16. And perhaps most satisfying, Kentucky, a team that had walloped Auburn a little over a month ago, sent home short of the Final Four for another season.
Those wins in and of themselves would be worthy of praise and admiration. But Auburn’s biggest win, …