Category Archives: March Madness

March Madness Will Really Begin Now

I love NCAA basketball, and the NCAA tournament is the greatest sports event in the world.  But, it wasn’t the most entertaining first round.  We only had 12 first round games decided by single digits.  For what it’s worth, the … Continue reading

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Bracketology: Gonzaga or Duke (or Someone Else)?

If you’re like me and you’re still finishing up your brackets, you might be asking if Duke or Gonzaga is a better pick to reach the championship game and cut down the nets in this year’s NCAA tournament.  You might … Continue reading

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Bracketology: Previewing March Madness

Three things are certain in life: death, taxes, and never filling out a perfect bracket.  On that somber note, let’s get to it. While no one is going to go undefeated in their NCAA tournament bracket, there are some strategies … Continue reading

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How Will Michigan and Michigan State Fare in the NCAA Tournament?

First off, I’m excited to say I placed fifth of 195 entrants on this year’s Bracket Matrix!  The goal is to win some year, but 97th percentile is nothing to complain about.  My overall score of 362, including 49 correctly … Continue reading

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Bracketology: The Final Projection

And here we go, with the Selection Show just hours away.  I’m excited, and I know you are too. I’ve written at length this week about how the 1 line might shape up.  This, along with the bubble watch, seems … Continue reading

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Bracketology: Duke is Back to a 1 Seed

On Thursday, I explored the debate over whether Gonzaga will get a 1 seed.  Later in the day, I put Gonzaga ahead of Duke for that last 1 seed. Well, we had a thrilling night of hoops last night, and … Continue reading

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Bracketology: Gonzaga Keeps a 1 Seed… For Now

Yesterday, I wrote a ton about the bubble and the concept of elimination games in the conference tournaments.  I also explored the debate over whether Gonzaga will get a 1 seed.  Later in the day, I put Gonzaga ahead of … Continue reading

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Bracketology: Gonzaga or Duke on the 1 Line?

If you’ve reached this page looking for a comparison of Gonzaga and Duke’s chances in the NCAA tournament, click here to go to that article.   This would be so much easier if there were five regions in the NCAA Tournament.  … Continue reading

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Bracketology: Lots of Bubble Teams Today, But No Elimination Games

Yesterday, I put Gonzaga behind Duke in the battle for the final 1 seed.  I analyzed it again last night and I still see it that way.  I’ll go into more detail about my reasoning in a post later today.  … Continue reading

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Bracketology: What Now for Gonzaga?

Champ Week update: only 2 of 11 top seeds have won conference tournaments so far.  The madness is truly here. One of those top seeds who didn’t win their tournament was Gonzaga in the West Coast Conference (WCC).  Yesterday, I … Continue reading

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