Jim Nantz is heading down the home stretch of another remarkable run behind the play-by-play microphone for CBS Sports.
His call of the Maryland-Kansas Sweet 16 showdown Thursday night falls within a nine-week window that features Nantz calling three of the biggest events in sports: the Super Bowl, the NCAA Final Four and the Masters. It's hard to have a more prominent presence in TV sports than that.
I caught up with him on the phone Wednesday in Louisville, Ky., where he and the rest of the first team of college basketball on CBS were prepping for their Sweet 16 coverage.
Can Maryland play with Kansas?
Maryland can play with anyone. They...