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Bracketology: Final Edition!

As we approach the Selection Show and the three most exciting weeks in sports, I want to thank everyone who has read my blog this season.  Once again, it has been a blast watching so much college basketball and putting … Continue reading

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Bracketology: Will Texas-Arlington Make It?

Just like on the eve of the Selection Show last year, I decided one projection wasn’t enough for the day, so I doubled up.  I’m fully locked in right now, as are so many of the teams around the country … Continue reading

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Bracketology: Movement Up and Down the Bracket

Earlier this week, it seemed likely that Villanova, Kansas, North Carolina, and Gonzaga were all safe on the 1 line.  Now?  I’m not so sure.  Villanova is, without a doubt.  Kansas very likely is, with an RPI of 2 and … Continue reading

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Bracketology: A Shrinking Bubble?

If you’re waiting until next week to get into the action, why aren’t you already watching?  The Madness is fully upon us with upsets throughout the conference tournaments!  Let’s look at the notable ones from last night. In last night’s … Continue reading

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Bracketology: TCU Comes Back to Life

With the major conference tournaments in full swing, our bubble watch really goes into high gear.  Last night saw Xavier get a win over a miserable Depaul squad after struggling in the first half, and Southern Cal beat an equally … Continue reading

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Bracketology: More Bids Clinched

Last night, four more automatic bids to the NCAA tournament were clinched.  In the Northeast Conference, Mount Saint Mary’s defeated Saint Francis-Pennsylvania.  Over in the Horizon League, Northern Kentucky beat Milwaukee.  Realistically, this is a good thing for college basketball, … Continue reading

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Bracketology: Gonzaga Can Lock in a 1 Seed Tonight

Tonight, the top line of the NCAA tournament field can be locked if Gonzaga beats Saint Mary’s in the West Coast Conference finals.  At 31-1 with neutral court wins over Florida, Arizona, and Iowa State, plus three wins against St. … Continue reading

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Bracketology: Mid-Major Madness

Yesterday, I wrote about the Madness in the Horizon League tournament.  With Green Bay’s loss to Illinois-Chicago, the conference has now lost its top three teams in the opening round.  Elsewhere, for the second straight year, Monmouth won the MAAC … Continue reading

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Bracketology: Bid Clinched and Bubbles Bursting

First off, congratulations to the Jacksonville State Gamecocks, out of Jacksonville, Alabama, for being the first team to clinch a bid to the 2017 NCAA men’s basketball tournament!  They did so by defeating Tennessee-Martin in the Ohio Valley Conference’s championship … Continue reading

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Bracketology: Belmont Officially Bows Out

Last year, eleven teams who won their conferences in the regular season failed to win their conference tournament and were left out of the Big Dance (thanks to this article for that fact – I remembered it was a high … Continue reading

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