We might be mired in the cold, miserable depths of February, but this month still means something great: March Madness is right around the corner. For the entire month of March, sports fans are subjected to thrilling games and unbelievable upsets, from conference tournaments all the way to the national championship itself. It’s the best time to be a basketball fan, and it’s finally approaching once again.
The best thing about college basketball – especially in recent years – is that even the smallest of schools can make noise in the Tournament. With huge runs by Butler, George Mason, VCU, Ohio University, Cleveland State, Florida Gulf Coast and more, March has never been more exciting.
So to kick it off, let’s look at the contending schools in 2014 and their basketball desktop backgrounds.
Try a Basketball Browser Theme
If your fandom truly knows no bounds, then why not try installing an NCAA browser theme as well? And if you’re feeling especially excited for the NCAA Tournament, you can even create your own basketball browser themes! The best part of these themes is that the new tab pages can be used as desktop themes. Just simply right click the theme and set as your desktop background.
The Best Basketball Desktop Wallpaper for the 2014 NCAA Tournament
Duke Blue Devils
And, of course, some smaller powerhouse schools have made it known that they will be forces to be reckoned with come March. These are the schools that are not always at the top of the polls, but they’ve built strong programs over time and are ready to unleash their fury on the rest of the NCAA.
This year’s crop of underdog basketball wallpapers includes: