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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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Bracketology: A Close Look at the Top Line

As promised in last night’s update, we’re going to take a closer look today at how the 1 line should shake out.  First, Virginia is a lock to get a 1 seed.  They rank #1 in RPI, #1 in KenPom, … Continue reading

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Bracketology: March Madness is Here

March Madness is already happening.  Earlier today, Radford beat Liberty on a last-second shot to secure the Big South’s automatic bid.  In Florida, Lipscomb nearly blew a 30-point lead at Florida Gulf Coast before they managed to close out the … Continue reading

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Bracketology: Louisville Can’t Quite Lock it Up

Ah, Louisville.  On Wednesday night, I wrote about how the Cardinals could more or less secure an NCAA tournament bid by beating Virginia at home the following night.  Well, with a little over 4 minutes to go, Louisville led by … Continue reading

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Bracketology: Bubble Watch, 2/28/18

As promised earlier, I’m bringing you my thoughts on the current bubble teams (click to see today’s bracketology to go along with this article).  Let’s face it, even the teams that have the Last Four Byes right now – Oklahoma, … Continue reading

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Bracketology: Michigan State Moves Back Up

On Monday, I spelled out why Michigan State deserved to be a 3 seed.  Well, things change quickly in this chaotic season of college basketball.  Thanks to losses by three teams above them – North Carolina, Auburn, and Duke – … 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 2/23/18

Here’s my latest bracketology update as we move into the weekend.  This one features a lot of changes in the middle and near the cut line. In since last time: Murray State, Marquette, LSU, Saint Bonaventure Out since last time: … Continue reading

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Bracketology: Major Moves

Just as quickly as I moved Auburn up to the 1 line on Saturday, they suffered a borderline bad loss at South Carolina to drop them right back to a 2 seed.  Taking their place is Kansas, who is making … Continue reading

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Bracketology: Changes at the Top

A couple weeks ago, Purdue seemed like a near-lock for a 1 seed.  Fast forward, and the Boilermakers have now lost three straight.  The latest loss, at Wisconsin on Thursday night, was the most damaging.  As a result, they fall … Continue reading

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