NCAA Tournament 2016: Winners and losers from opening weekend

The first two rounds of the 2016 NCAA Tournament are in the books, and what a first two rounds they were. One conference made its presence known, smaller teams showed that they can keep up with the best of the elite squads, and so much happened that many college basketball fans nationwide simply ripped up their brackets after Day 2.

But the questions remain: who has the most momentum heading into the Sweet Sixteen later this week? Which teams are the epic losers that will be stuck watching from home and wondering what could have been?

With the tournament landscape turned completely on its head, to say that what remains will be predictable is a highly incorrect statement.

Thus, let’s dig a little deeper and take a look at the NCAA Tournament’s opening weekend and its winners, losers, and just what to expect as the road to the Final Four continues!