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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: Who Can Get a 1 Seed?

Let’s shift gears from my usual bubble watch and look at the top of the NCAA tournament field.  Who has a shot at a 1 seed, and how likely is it for these teams?  To do this, I’m looking at … Continue reading

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Bracketology: Kentucky Surges to a 1 Seed

We have a new number 1 seed: The Kentucky Wildcats.  Big Blue Nation is surging, following up their fairly easy win over an excellent Tennessee squad last weekend with a blowout of a decent Auburn team this past Saturday.  Meanwhile, … Continue reading

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Bracketology: Michigan State is a 3 Seed

If you’re a Michigan State fan, here’s something you don’t want to hear: your team is ranked second in the nation in the AP poll and the Coaches poll, but they are realistically no better than a 3 seed right … Continue reading

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Bracketology: Is Gonzaga a 1 Seed?

How does BYU do it?  Over the last four seasons, the Cougars have beaten Gonzaga as many times as the entire rest of the West Coast Conference has beaten Gonzaga.  BYU is 4-4 against the Zags in this time frame, … Continue reading

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Bracketology: Is Gonzaga a Lock for a 1 Seed?

Could the Gonzaga Bulldogs have a 1 seed locked up?  A couple weeks ago, the discussion was about what would happen if they lost a game.  Many seemed to think that this would keep the Zags from the 1 line.  … Continue reading

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Bracketology: Mix up in the Middle

As we get further into February, the bottom of the at-large pool gets even harder to seed.  There is so little separation between the teams ranging from the 9 to 12 lines right now, and teams who are well into … Continue reading

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Bracketology: Goodbye, Michigan State

Michigan State loses to Northeastern to fall out of the field. Meanwhile, Northwestern might be for real. Go figure. Continue reading

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