2. Sometimes the stars align
Look, for Clemson basketball to ever win an NCAA Tournament, the stars would have to align perfectly.
Everything would need to fall into place.
If Clemson wins this tournament, it will be because of the perfect storm. It will be because they had a little bit of luck.
It may also work in their favor that some of the “top-tier” teams are not as elite as they have been in years past.
If there was ever a year for the stars to align for a No. 5 seed like Clemson, this is the year.