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The Unsung Heroes Of March Madness

03/16/2011 08:46 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

The so-called "Big Dance" that is March Madness is a complex feat of choreography. Sixty-eight teams from around the country are shuttled to far-flung cities, with legions of fans trailing behind. It's easy to see the effort that so many players and coaches invest in the event. But meanwhile, behind the bench, countless unsung heroes are toiling away to keep things from going... well, afoul.

This year, when you cheer for your favorite college, don't forget to cheer for these pivotal assists.

Unsung Heroes of March Madness