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Daily Picks: 3/8 & 3/9 (Final 4)

Posted on: March 7, 2010 11:39 am
Edited on: March 8, 2010 3:58 pm
 

Final 4 Games from 03/08 (Mon) – 03/11 (Thu)
- Road to the Final Beer: All teams will start with 0 points and will accumulate points over four days.  The winner from the region containing the #1 overall seed will compete against the winner from the region containing the final #1 seed.  Teams will compete head-to-head for the right to advance to the Finals.  The winners advance to compete for the Championship while the losers prepare for the consolation game.
- Beer Invitational Tournament: Teams in the BIT still accumulate points.

Games start at 7 PM ET on 03/08:

1-William & Mary over Old Dominion (COL)
2-Western Kentucky over Troy (BELT)
3-IPFW over Oakland (SUMM)
4-Fairfield over Siena (MAAC)
5-St. Mary's over Gonzaga (WCC)
6-Appalachian State over Wofford (SOUTH)
7-Denver over North Texas (BELT)
8-Oral Roberts over IUPUI (SUMM)
9-DePaul over South Florida (BIGE)
10-St. John's over Connecticut (BIGE)
11-Florida A&M over Bethune-Cookman (MEAC)
12-Portland State over Northern Colorado (BSKY)
13-George Washington over Dayton (ATL10)
14-Duquesne over St. Bonaventure (ATL10)
15-Providence over Seton Hall (BIGE)
16-Saint Joseph's over Rhode Island (ATL10)
17-Massachusetts over Charlotte (ATL10)
18-Pennsylvania over PRINCETON
19-Wright State over BUTLER
20-North Carolina A&T over Howard (MEAC)
21-Rutgers over Cincinnati (BIGE)
22-Montana over WEBER STATE

Will post my picks, standings, and matchups later...



Road to the Final Beer Status
Games hosted by the University of Hawaii:
1. gezemice: 4572 points (554-207) 0.809 vs. 5. hoosierguy1019: 3758 points (536-239) 0.755
6. BoilerBadger: 3689 points (447-175) 0.797 vs. 7. Beer: 3597 points (505-275) 0.736

BIT Standings (2152 points possible)
Games hosted by the University of Alaska:
1) GeoMapster: 1566 points (141-37) 0.864
2) kentucky0607: 1392 points (137-41) 0.823
3) LAOJoe: 1304 points (128-50) 0.803
4) Fostsogg4UK: 1263 points (125-40) 0.806
5) NCAABKJNKY81: 1220 points (122-56) 0.783
6) Lobofan2003: 866 points (76-22) 0.857
7) chrisisbuck#2: 816 points (76-21) 0.847
8) Diabetic8025: 684 points (67-23) 0.818
9) bksballer89: 251 points (20-5) 0.886
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gezemice: 1547 points (139-38) 0.87
BoilerBadger: 1466 points (134-44) 0.841
Beer: 1404 points (135-43) 0.826
hoosierguy1019: 1297 points (132-41) 0.845

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Since: Jan 25, 2008
Posted on: March 9, 2010 11:49 pm
 

Daily Picks: 3/8 & 3/9 (Final 4)

3/8 & 3/9 Results
1) Diabetic8025: 177 points (16-6) 0.85
2) GeoMapster: 175 points (17-5) 0.846
3) BoilerBadger: 163 points (16-6) 0.822
4) Beer: 161 points (15-7) 0.818
5) hoosierguy1019: 151 points (17-5) 0.798
6) gezemice: 129 points (17-5) 0.755
7) kentucky0607: 109 points (14-8) 0.715
8) NCAABKJNKY81: 73 points (11-11) 0.644
9) LAOJoe: 45 points (9-5) 0.714

Road to the Final Beer Status
Games hosted by the University of Hawaii:
5. hoosierguy1019: 151 points (17-5) 0.798 leads 1. gezemice: 129 points (17-5) 0.755
6. BoilerBadger: 163 points (16-6) 0.822 leads 7. Beer: 161 points (15-7) 0.818

BIT Standings (2405 points possible)
1) GeoMapster: 1741 points (158-42) 0.862
2) kentucky0607: 1501 points (151-49) 0.812
3) LAOJoe: 1349 points (137-55) 0.807
4) NCAABKJNKY81: 1293 points (133-67) 0.769
5) Fostsogg4UK: 1263 points (125-40) 0.806
6) Lobofan2003: 866 points (76-22) 0.857
7) Diabetic8025: 861 points (83-29) 0.824
8) chrisisbuck#2: 816 points (76-21) 0.847
9) bksballer89: 251 points (20-5) 0.886
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gezemice: 1676 points (156-43) 0.858
BoilerBadger: 1629 points (150-50) 0.839
Beer: 1565 points (150-50) 0.825
hoosierguy1019: 1448 points (149-46) 0.84




Since: Jan 25, 2008
Posted on: March 9, 2010 8:41 pm
 

Daily Picks: 3/8 & 3/9 (Final 4)

3/8 & 3/9 Consensus Picks
22-Princeton (9) over Pennsylvania (0)
21-Rhode Island (9) over Saint Joseph's (0)
20-Butler (9) over Wright State (0)
19-South Florida (8) over DePaul (1)
18-Charlotte (9) over Massachusetts (0)
17-Cincinnati (9) over Rutgers (0)
16-Oakland (8) over IPFW (0)
15-Weber State (9) over Portland State (0)
14-Dayton (8) over George Washington (1)
13-Siena (8) over Fairfield (0)
12-Old Dominion (7) over William & Mary (1)
11-Seton Hall (9) over Providence (0)
10-Connecticut (9) over St. John's (0)
9-Wofford (8) over Appalachian State (0)
8-Gonzaga (6) over St. Mary's (2)
7-Northern Colorado (7) over Montana (2)
6-Western Kentucky (7) over Troy (1)
5-North Texas (7) over Denver (1)
4-Bethune-Cookman (6) over Florida A&M (3)
3-North Carolina A&T (5) over Howard (4)
2-Duquesne (6) over St. Bonaventure (3)
1-IUPUI (5) over Oral Roberts (3)

Results after 3/8 Games
1) Beer: 68 points (7-1) 0.277
2) hoosierguy1019: 57 points (7-1) 0.257
3) Diabetic8025: 53 points (6-2) 0.237
4) GeoMapster: 45 points (6-2) 0.249
5) BoilerBadger: 33 points (6-2) 0.194
6) NCAABKJNKY81: 32 points (4-4) 0.245
7) gezemice: 28 points (6-2) 0.209
8) kentucky0607: 20 points (4-4) 0.198
9) LAOJoe: 0 points (0-0) 0

Results as of 3/9 8:30PM ET
1) Beer: 74 points (8-4) 0.356
2) GeoMapster: 67 points (8-4) 0.348
3) Diabetic8025: 65 points (8-4) 0.344
4) BoilerBadger: 56 points (8-4) 0.32
5) hoosierguy1019: 48 points (9-3) 0.316
6) gezemice: 39 points (9-3) 0.296
7) kentucky0607: 12 points (6-6) 0.285
8) LAOJoe: 7 points (2-2) 0.152
9) NCAABKJNKY81: -6 points (4-8) 0.245




Since: Feb 5, 2007
Posted on: March 9, 2010 4:19 pm
 

Daily Picks: 3/8 & 3/9 (Final 4)

dang I was gonna pick St. John's until I noticed that UConn smashed them in the season. well at least their fans can shut up now.



Since: Jan 17, 2008
Posted on: March 9, 2010 3:26 pm
 

Daily Picks: 3/8 & 3/9 (Final 4)


Resubmitting:

22-Princeton over Pennsylvania
21-Rhode Island over Saint Joseph’s
20-Butler over Wright State
19-Connecticut over St. John’s
18-Old Dominion over William & Mary
17-Dayton over George Washington
16-Siena over Fairfield
15-Charlotte over Massachusetts
14-Cincinnati over Rutgers
13-South Florida over DePaul
12-Seton Hall over Providence
11-Oakland over IPFW
10-Weber State over Portland State
9-Wofford over Appalachian State
8-Western Kentucky over Troy
7-North Texas over Denver
6-St. Bonaventure over Duquesne
5-Northern Colorado over Montana
4-Howard over North Carolina- A&T
3-IUPUI over Oral Roberts
2-Bethune-Cookman over Florida A&M
1-St. Mary’s over Gonzaga

I just switched them...




Since: Feb 5, 2007
Posted on: March 9, 2010 2:30 pm
 

Daily Picks: 3/8 & 3/9 (Final 4)

14-South Florida over DePaul (BIGE)
13-PRINCETON over Pennsylvania
12-Charlotte over Massachusetts (ATL10)
11-Rhode Island over Saint Joseph's (ATL10)
10-WEBER STATE over Portland State (BSKY)
9-BUTLER over Wright State
8-Connecticut over St. John's (BIGE)
7-Seton Hall over Providence (BIGE)
6-Dayton over George Washington (ATL10)
5-Duquesne over St. Bonaventure (ATL10)
4-Howard over North Carolina A&T (MEAC)
3-Cincinnati over Rutgers (BIGE)
2-Montana over Northern Colorado (BSKY)
1-Florida A&M over Bethune-Cookman (MEAC)



Since: Jan 25, 2008
Posted on: March 9, 2010 12:56 pm
 

Daily Picks: 3/8 & 3/9 (Final 4)

Resubmitting mine as well...

22-Princeton over Pennsylvania
21-Oakland over IPFW
20-South Florida over DePaul
19-Rhode Island over Saint Joseph's
18-Weber State over Portland State
17-Charlotte over Massachusetts
16-Butler over Wright State
15-Dayton over George Washington
14-Seton Hall over Providence
13-Cincinnati over Rutgers
12-Siena over Fairfield
11-Wofford over Appalachian State
10-North Texas over Denver
9-Duquesne over St. Bonaventure
8-Old Dominion over William & Mary
7-Northern Colorado over Montana
6-Connecticut over St. John's
5-Troy over Western Kentucky
4-Howard over North Carolina A&T
3-St. Mary's over Gonzaga
2-Oral Roberts over IUPUI
1-Florida A&M over Bethune-Cookman




Since: Feb 28, 2007
Posted on: March 9, 2010 12:38 pm
 

Daily Picks: 3/8 & 3/9 (Final 4)

I'd like to re-submit my picks with the corrected games (did not change the confidence but want to make it clear which one is which:

22-Princeton over Pennsylvania
21-Rhode Island over Saint Joseph's
20-Charlotte over Massachusetts
19-Cincinnati over Rutgers
18-South Florida over DePaul
17-Dayton over George Washington
16-Old Dominion over William & Mary
15-Western Kentucky over Troy
14-Weber State over Portland State
13-Siena over Fairfield
12-Butler over Wright State
11-Connecticut over St. John's
10-Gonzaga over St. Mary's
9-Seton Hall over Providence
8-Wofford over Appalachian State
7-Oakland over IPFW
6-Duquesne over St. Bonaventure
5-IUPUI over Oral Roberts
4-North Texas over Denver
3-Montana over Northern Colorado
2-North Carolina A&T over Howard
1-Bethune-Cookman over Florida A&M



Since: Feb 2, 2009
Posted on: March 9, 2010 1:20 am
 

Daily Picks: 3/8 & 3/9 (Final 4)

Hi Beer,

Thank to Diabetic for recognizing wrong schedules for Big Sky Conference...

Here is my adjusted point of confidence only at 4 & 1


4-WEBER STATE over Portland State

1-Northern Colorado over Montana


Thank!




LOL @ JNKY..  Yes it is true as I got my right hand cold when doing mouse on computer.  No wonder we are in colder climate for BIT!

Beer, I also sent you a postcard from me  :)


GeoMapster



Since: Feb 2, 2009
Posted on: March 9, 2010 1:09 am
 

Daily Picks: 3/8 & 3/9 (Final 4)

Hi LAOJoe... please disregard my previous post.

Back here..  I forgot to mentioned two games schedule were wrong for Weber State, Portland State, Northern Colorado and Montana.  Below is correct schedules as underlined:


All you need to do only for March 9th below:

1-DePaul over South Florida (BIGE)
2-St. John's over Connecticut (BIGE)
3-Florida A&M over Bethune-Cookman (MEAC)
4-Montana over Northern Colorado (BSKY)
5-George Washington over Dayton (ATL10)
6-Duquesne over St. Bonaventure (ATL10)
7-Providence over Seton Hall (BIGE)
8-Saint Joseph's over Rhode Island (ATL10)
9-Massachusetts over Charlotte (ATL10)
10-Pennsylvania over PRINCETON
11-Wright State over BUTLER
12-North Carolina A&T over Howard (MEAC)
13-Rutgers over Cincinnati (BIGE)
14-Portland State over WEBER STATE (BSKY)

Hope this helps, Joe


GeoMapster




Since: Feb 2, 2009
Posted on: March 9, 2010 1:04 am
 

Daily Picks: 3/8 & 3/9 (Final 4)

Hi LAOJoe,

Sorry about that and I knew what you meant...


All you need to do only for March 9th below:

1-DePaul over South Florida (BIGE)
2-St. John's over Connecticut (BIGE)
3-Florida A&M over Bethune-Cookman (MEAC)
4-Portland State over Northern Colorado (BSKY)
5-George Washington over Dayton (ATL10)
6-Duquesne over St. Bonaventure (ATL10)
7-Providence over Seton Hall (BIGE)
8-Saint Joseph's over Rhode Island (ATL10)
9-Massachusetts over Charlotte (ATL10)
10-Pennsylvania over PRINCETON
11-Wright State over BUTLER
12-North Carolina A&T over Howard (MEAC)
13-Rutgers over Cincinnati (BIGE)
14-Montana over WEBER STATE

Hope this helps, Joe


GeoMapster


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