Every year, fans of NBA basketball video games stand in line to cop the midnight releases of NBA 2K and NBA Live (though one hasn't been released since NBA Live 10). College basketball once had a large presence in video games until customer demand fell and game companies focused their efforts on pro ball.

Don't get us wrong, quite a few NCAA basketball titles pushed the envelope as far as in-game customization, like NCAA March Madness 2004 where you could match the game's menu theme to your chosen school but it just wasn't enough to keep up with the cache of their big brother NBA blockbusters.

We've compiled the history of college basketball video games just in time for this year's March Madness. Relive the highs and lows of the best and worse releases of video games' ol' college tries.

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