Tag Archives: Selection Sunday

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 1/27/18

Watching Arizona State fall at home to Utah on Thursday night, I had to ask myself: will the Sun Devils play their way out of the NCAA tournament?  That seemed absolutely impossible coming into conference play.  They were hotter than … Continue reading

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Bracketology: Who’s on the Bubble?

March is here.  Can you feel it?  We are just 13 days away from what I believe should be a national holiday (since no one who follows college hoops does any work on it anyway), the first day of the … Continue reading

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Bracketology: Where is the Big Ten?

Where will the Big Ten end up?  The Bracket Preview on February 11 featured zero Big Ten teams on the top 4 seed lines.  Today, my highest-seeded Big Ten team is Purdue, who fell from a 4 to a 5 … 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: The Field is Narrowing

With March almost here, the field is narrowing.  Once we get past the Next Four Out, teams are hanging on by a thread.  Take Indiana, for example.  With last night’s loss at Iowa, the Hoosiers fall to 15-13 overall, 5-10 … Continue reading

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Bracketology: North Carolina is a 1 Seed

We all knew this would happen.  An ACC team has reached the top line.  With the strength and depth of the conference, it’s hard to imagine a scenario in which the ACC doesn’t get a 1 seed.  A classic between … Continue reading

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Bracketology: 14-19? Holy Cross.

Congratulations to Holy Cross. But should a 14-19 team really be in the field of 68? The odds of them knocking off a 1 seed are about 1 in 1,000,000,000. Continue reading

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