Tag Archives: NCAA basketball tournament

Bracketology: Utah State Is In

What a weekend of college hoops!  It seems like every game had an impact on the NCAA tournament projection.  At this point, I am only sure of one thing: this is going to look different on Selection Sunday.  How different, … Continue reading

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Bracketology: March Badness

The title says it all.  As we move into March, the games get closer and even more intense, making them that much more fun to watch.  At the same time, some teams fighting for their seasons just put on truly … Continue reading

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Bracketology: Watch the Bubble

Little has changed at the top since my last update on Monday, with most of the important action taking place on the bubble.  A lot of critical games took place last night.  On the losing side of the ledger were … 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: They Have to Take 68 Teams

They said it best on ESPN last night: they have to take 68.  There are teams around the cut line that are really pushing it, as I touched on in my update on Wednesday, February 20.  Check out my series … Continue reading

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Bracketology: Final Edition

And here we are, just a couple of hours before the Selection Show.  It has been an awesome Championship Week, to say the least.  Tons of games right down to the wire, many top seeds upset in conference tournaments, and … Continue reading

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Bracketology 3/10/18

Yesterday, I went into great detail about my last couple of teams in and first couple of teams out.  Today, I’ve made some changes.  As much as I’d love to see Middle Tennessee in the tournament, I think that the … Continue reading

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Bracketology: Will Middle Tennessee Make It

And the team most hurt by Middle Tennessee’s surprising loss to Southern Miss in the Conference USA quarterfinals is… Saint Mary’s.  This was a really, really tough call.  First, I had to move Alabama into the field after their buzzer … Continue reading

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Bracketology: Bubble Watch, 3/8/18

Today, let’s take a closer look at the bubble.  To do this, we’ll use everyone’s favorite metric, the RPI.  Why?  Because a lot of inferences can be made based on historical trends related to the RPI.  For an excellent article … Continue reading

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Bracketology: Is Notre Dame In or Out?

Here’s a bracket projection for today, as the major conference tournaments get into full swing.  None of this is easy to project, but by far the most difficult right now is the teams right around the cut line.  You could … Continue reading

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