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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: 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: What Now for Gonzaga?

Champ Week update: only 2 of 11 top seeds have won conference tournaments so far.  The madness is truly here. One of those top seeds who didn’t win their tournament was Gonzaga in the West Coast Conference (WCC).  Yesterday, I … 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: 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: Virginia Now Leads the Way

Here’s my latest NCAA tournament projection.  Possibly the biggest change since Wednesday is that we have a new overall number 1, which is Virginia.  This comes after Villanova shockingly lost at home to St. John’s on Wednesday. Then again, as … 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: A Happy Valentine’s Day for Michigan State

Kansas is the new overall #1 seed after finishing their season sweep of Oklahoma. Behind Denzel Valentine, Michigan State is making its annual late season power move. And, there is tons of movement up and down the bracket after this weekend. Continue reading

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Bracketology: Gonzaga Is Not a 1 Seed

Haven’t we been through this nonsense before? The nonsense of believing that because Gonzaga has a gaudy record, they deserve a 1 seed in March Madness?  Yes, we have, just two years ago.  And that team lost to a 9 … Continue reading

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