The NCAA field of 68 ranked by coolest alum

Based on its graduates, which school of the 68 playing in the NCAA tournament is the coolest? Sports Illustrated has your answer.

The sports magazine detailed famous alumni from each of the 68 teams vying for the national championship.

See all 68 schools by rank:

Sports Illustrated ranked the University of Colorado at Boulder at No. 44 thanks to actor Christopher Meloni.

Colorado State University cracked the top 10. They were ranked No. 9 thanks to actor John Amos who graduated from the school with a degree in sociology and played on the football team.

University of Missouri took the No. 1 spot with Brad Pitt.

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