March 19, 2011 BY John Kim
Can you feel the excitement? It’s that time of the year again, when schools across the nation focus all their studies on opposing teams, production in the office is at its lowest point, and friends get together to fill in brackets for a big cash prize. It’s NCAA March Madness, and Sneaker News is here to bring you all the sick kicks that were worn in the opening round of the 2011 March Madness Tournament. Of course, the amount of heat doesn’t compare to what you saw in the Sneaker News March Madness OG Air Jordan Tournament, but there are a ton of great sneakers ahead – too much to name! Let’s start with Washington’s Isaiah Thomas and the Air Jordan XII ‘Playoff‘, the Syracuse Orangemen and their Melo M7 Future Sole (Scoop’s still rocking the Kobe VI OC), Georgetown and UNC with their Air Jordan 2011 PE’s, and much much more. Space Jams, Playoff XIIIs, Orlando Penny 1s, LeBron 8 V/2 All-Star, you name, it’s in here. Continue reading for a full recap of Round 1 and stay tuned to Sneaker News as we will provide you the best coverage of the 2011 NCAA March Madness Tournament! via Yahoo!.