Category:NCAAB
Posted on: February 4, 2011 3:05 pm
Edited on: February 5, 2011 10:36 am
 

Daily Picks: 02/05

I think you all know the drill by now... let's see which conferences cause the most trouble!  Pick your games and then rank each set 3x, 2x, or 1x.

ACC / COL Set A
1-Drexel over Delaware
2-Duquesne over St. Bonaventure
3-Furman over College of Charleston
4-Indiana State over Missouri State
5-Marshall over Southern Miss
6-NC State over Duke
7-Old Dominion over George Mason
8-Rhode Island over Temple
9-UCF over East Carolina
10-VCU over James Madison
11-Virginia over Miami (Fla.)
12-Virginia Tech over Boston College

BIG12 / PAC10 Set B
1-Arizona over California
2-Arizona State over Stanford
3-Baylor over Texas A&M
4-Colorado over Missouri
5-Kansas over Nebraska
6-Kansas State over Iowa State
7-Lipscomb over Jacksonville
8-Murray State over Austin Peay
9-Oakland over IUPUI
10-Oklahoma over Oklahoma State
11-St. John's over UCLA
12-UNLV over BYU

BIGE / SEC Set C
1-Alabama over Tennessee
2-Butler over Cleveland State
3-Cincinnati over Pittsburgh
4-Connecticut over Seton Hall
5-Green Bay over UW-Milwaukee
6-Illinois over Northwestern
7-Kentucky over Florida
8-Memphis over Gonzaga
9-Mississippi over Arkansas
10-Providence over Georgetown
11-South Carolina over Vanderbilt
12-West Virginia over Villanova

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Overall Standings (1854 points possible)
1) s0merand0mdude: 919 points (173-82) .732
2) GeoMapster: 894 points (174-81) .728
3) Lobofan2003: 778 points (150-85) .707
4) hoosierguy1019: 753 points (152-93) .675
5) TranquilChaos: 726 points (163-92) .690
6) BoilerBadger: 723 points (129-61) .775
7) Beer: 696 points (159-96) .666
8) jonvi: 599 points (106-64) .689
9) apoloniaSeeker: 591 points (133-73) .678
10) Togneri7: 550 points (140-85) .654
11) LAOJoe: 479 points (136-99) .624
12) NCAABKJNKY81: 464 points (150-105) .611
13) kruseriousx1: 370 points (106-59) .632
14) sfrye4585: 328 points (135-100) .610

Posted on: February 2, 2011 2:36 pm
Edited on: February 4, 2011 9:46 pm
 

Daily Picks 02/03 & 02/04

I'm almost ashamed to post these games...

1-Belmont over Jacksonville
2-FAU over North Texas
3-Georgia Tech over Miami (Fla.)
4-Gonzaga over Portland
5-Harvard over Princeton
6-Iona over Fairfield
7-Michigan over Ohio State
8-Pacific over Santa Barbara
9-Valparaiso over Cleveland State
10-Washington State over Oregon

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Overall Standings (1799 points possible)
1) s0merand0mdude: 893 points (166-79) .731 (Prev: 1, NC)
2) GeoMapster: 865 points (167-78) .727 (Prev: 2, NC)
3) Lobofan2003: 765 points (144-81) .710 (Prev: 4, UP 1)
4) hoosierguy1019: 726 points (145-90) .673 (Prev: 3, DOWN 1)
5) TranquilChaos: 703 points (156-89) .690 (Prev: 5, NC)
6) BoilerBadger: 698 points (123-57) .777 (Prev: 7, UP 1)
7) Beer: 687 points (154-91) .668 (Prev: 6, DOWN 1)
8) jonvi: 592 points (102-58) .696 (Prev: 9, UP 1)
9) apoloniaSeeker: 582 points (128-68) .681 (Prev: 10, UP 1)
10) Diabetic8025: 567 points (109-66) .701 (Prev: 8, DOWN 2)
11) Togneri7: 519 points (133-82) .650 (Prev: 11, NC)
12) LAOJoe: 454 points (130-95) .620 (Prev: 13, UP 1)
13) NCAABKJNKY81: 451 points (144-101) .611 (Prev: 12, DOWN 1)
14) kruseriousx1: 370 points (106-59) .632 (Prev: 15, UP 1)
15) sfrye4585: 328 points (135-100) .610 (Prev: 16, UP 1)

Posted on: January 31, 2011 10:27 pm
Edited on: February 2, 2011 12:19 am
 

Daily Picks: 02/02... 200+ Points Available!

Good luck with this one... I have 3 sets of games listed below.  Please pick and rank your games as you normally would.  As you might have guessed, you have the opportunity to TRIPLE your score for the set of your choice.  You can then DOUBLE your score in one of the two remaining sets. Just tell me which set will be 3X, 2X, and 1X:

Set A
1-Clemson over Virginia
2-Georgia over Arkansas
3-Mississippi State over Alabama
4-Rutgers over St. John's
5-San Diego State over Colorado State
6-Southern Miss over UAB
7-Temple over La Salle
8-UCF over UTEP

Set B
1-Duke over Maryland
2-Marquette over Villanova
3-Missouri over Oklahoma State
4-Seton Hall over West Virginia
5-Syracuse over Connecticut
6-Tulsa over Memphis
7-Utah over UNLV
8-Virginia Tech over NC State

Set C
1-Delaware over Old Dominion
2-Hofstra over George Mason
3-Massachusetts over St. Louis
4-Missouri State over Evansville
5-Nebraska over Kansas State
6-South Florida over Providence
7-St. Bonaventure over Dayton
8-USC over UCLA

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Overall Standings (1715 points possible)
1) s0merand0mdude: 829 points (152-72) .733 (Prev: 1, NC)
2) GeoMapster: 815 points (153-71) .728 (Prev: 2, NC)
3) hoosierguy1019: 696 points (131-83) .676 (Prev: 5, UP 2)
4) Lobofan2003: 695 points (130-74) .707 (Prev: 3, DOWN 1)
5) TranquilChaos: 677 points (146-78) .696 (Prev: 4, DOWN 1)
6) Beer: 659 points (142-82) .672 (Prev: 6, NC)
7) BoilerBadger: 630 points (109-50) .781 (Prev: 7, NC)
8) Diabetic8025: 567 points (109-66) .701 (Prev: 8, NC)
9) jonvi: 542 points (89-50) .700 (Prev: 9, NC)
10) apoloniaSeeker: 516 points (114-61) .681 (Prev: 10, NC)
11) Togneri7: 433 points (118-76) .641 (Prev: 12, UP 1)
12) NCAABKJNKY81: 425 points (134-90) .611 (Prev: 11, DOWN 1)
13) LAOJoe: 422 points (117-87) .618 (Prev: 13, NC)
14) gezemice: 329 points (70-40) .718 (Prev: 14, NC)
15) kruseriousx1: 316 points (93-51) .627 (Prev: 15, NC)
16) sfrye4585: 294 points (122-92) .608 (Prev: 16, NC)

Posted on: January 30, 2011 10:15 pm
Edited on: February 1, 2011 8:52 pm
 

Daily Picks: 02/01

1-Ball State over Miami (Ohio)
2-Baylor over Oklahoma
3-Iowa State over Colorado
4-Kentucky over Mississippi
5-New Mexico over Air Force
6-North Carolina over Boston College
7-Penn State over Illinois
8-Purdue over Wisconsin
9-Vanderbilt over Florida
10-Wichita State over Indiana State

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Overall Standings (1670 points possible)
1) s0merand0mdude: 808 points (145-70) .733 (Prev: 2, UP 1)
2) GeoMapster: 788 points (145-70) .726 (Prev: 1, DOWN 1)
3) Lobofan2003: 682 points (125-70) .709 (Prev: 4, UP 1)
4) TranquilChaos: 660 points (140-75) .696 (Prev: 5, UP 1)
5) hoosierguy1019: 651 points (122-83) .667 (Prev: 3, DOWN 2)
6) Beer: 626 points (135-80) .666 (Prev: 6, NC)
7) BoilerBadger: 601 points (101-49) .780 (Prev: 7, NC)
8) Diabetic8025: 567 points (109-66) .701 (Prev: 8, NC)
9) jonvi: 537 points (83-47) .707 (Prev: 9, NC)
10) apoloniaSeeker: 516 points (114-61) .681 (Prev: 10, NC)
11) NCAABKJNKY81: 414 points (128-87) .611 (Prev: 11, NC)
12) Togneri7: 414 points (112-73) .639 (Prev: 12, NC)
13) LAOJoe: 393 points (111-84) .612 (Prev: 13, NC)
14) gezemice: 329 points (70-40) .718 (Prev: 14, NC)
15) kruseriousx1: 299 points (86-49) .625 (Prev: 16, UP 1)
16) sfrye4585: 283 points (117-88) .608 (Prev: 15, DOWN 1)
17) hammerboyy: 60 points (10-5) .750 (Prev: 17, NC)
Posted on: January 30, 2011 6:34 pm
Edited on: January 30, 2011 9:29 pm
 

Beer's Bracket - 01/30/11

I might be stretching with the "Last Six Pack" so if you have any suggestions please let me know... If Wazzu wins tonight, I think they move back in.

Auto bids are in CAPS and First Four games are italicized.  Championship: Newark (E) / Anaheim (W) winner vs. New Orleans (SE) / San Antonio (SW) winner.

Newark (E)
(1E) OHIO STATE (22-0) vs. (16E) MCNEESE STATE (9-7) / JACKSON STATE (9-9) @Cleveland
(8E) XAVIER (15-5) vs. (9E) Marquette (14-8) @Cleveland
(5E) Louisville (17-4) vs. (12E) CLEVELAND STATE (18-3) @Tuscon
(4E) WASHINGTON (15-4) vs. (13E) UAB (15-5) / Clemson (15-6) @Tuscon
(6E) West Virginia (14-6) vs. (11E) MISSOURI STATE (17-4) @Charlotte
(3E) KENTUCKY (16-4) vs. (14E) COLLEGE OF CHARLESTON (15-7) @Charlotte
(7E) Illinois (14-7) vs. (10E) George Mason (17-5) @DC
(2E) Connecticut (17-3) vs. (15E) BUFFALO (12-6) @DC

Anaheim (W)
(1W) DUKE (19-1) vs. (16W) LIU-BROOKLYN (16-5) @Charlotte
(8W) Cincinnati (18-4) vs. (9W) Georgia (14-6) @Charlotte
(5W) Georgetown (16-5) vs. (12W) VIRGINIA COMMONWEALTH (18-5) @Denver
(4W) Texas A&M (16-3) vs. (13W) BELMONT (19-4) @Denver
(6W) Minnesota (16-5) vs. (11W) Richmond (16-6) @Chicago
(3W) Notre Dame (17-4) vs. (14W) FAIRFIELD (16-4) @Chicago
(7W) Arizona (18-4) vs. (10W) Old Dominion (17-5) @Denver
(2W) SAN DIEGO STATE (19-1) vs. (15W) MONTANA (14-5) @Denver

New Orleans (SE)
(1M) KANSAS (20-1) vs. (16M) MAINE (13-7) @Tulsa
(8M) Florida State (15-6) vs. (9M) Temple (15-5) @Tulsa
(5M) Wisconsin (15-5) vs. (12M) UTAH STATE (20-2) @Tampa
(4M) Syracuse (18-4) vs. (13M) OAKLAND (15-8) @Tampa
(6M) Vanderbilt (15-5) vs. (11M) MEMPHIS (16-5) @Tampa
(3M) Villanova (17-4) vs. (14M) COASTAL CAROLINA (16-2) @Tampa
(7M) Michigan State (11-8) vs. (10M) Virginia Tech (13-6) @Tuscon
(2M) Brigham Young (19-2) vs. (15M) LONG BEACH STATE (11-10) @Tuscon

San Antonio (SW)
(1S) PITTSBURGH (20-2) vs. (16S) HAMPTON (15-5) / AUSTIN PEAY (12-9) @DC
(8S) UNLV (16-5) vs. (9S) Boston College (14-7) @DC
(5S) Florida (16-5) vs. (12S) Penn State (12-8) / UCLA (14-7) @Chicago
(4S) Missouri (16-4) vs. (13S) HARVARD (13-3) @Chicago
(6S) North Carolina (15-5) vs. (11S) ST. MARY'S (16-4) @Cleveland
(3S) Purdue (18-4) vs. (14S) BUCKNELL (15-8) @Cleveland
(7S) Tennessee (14-7) vs. (10S) St. John's (11-8) @Tulsa
(2S) Texas (18-3) vs. (15S) FLORIDA ATLANTIC (14-7) @Tulsa

Last Six Pack: Virginia Tech (13-6), Richmond (16-6), Penn State (12-8), UCLA (14-7), UAB (15-5), Clemson (15-6)

Added: George Mason (17-5), Penn State (12-8), UAB (15-5), Clemson (15-6), MONTANA (14-5), BUFFALO (12-6), MCNEESE STATE (9-7)
Dropped: Kansas State (13-8), Washington State (14-6), Butler (13-8), Gonzaga (13-8), Ball State (12-6), Northern Colorado (9-8), Lamar (5-11)

NIT 1 Seeds: Washington State (14-6), Wichita State (17-4), Kansas State (13-8), Butler (13-8)
NIT 2 Seeds: Colorado State (14-6), Gonzaga (13-8), Colorado (13-8), Arkansas (14-6)
NIT 3 Seeds: Nebraska (15-5), Oklahoma State (14-7), James Madison (17-6), Valparaiso (14-6)
NIT 4 Seeds: Michigan (11-9), Dayton (15-6), Drexel (14-7), New Mexico (14-7)

Top 5 First Round Individual Matchups
Game 1: (3E) Kentucky vs. (14E) College of Charleston @ Charlotte: Terrence Jones (17.7 PPG) / Andrew Goudelock (23.5 PPG)
Game 2: (8E) Xavier vs. (9E) Marquette @ Cleveland: Tu Holloway (21.1 PPG) / Darius Johnson-Odom (16.5 PPG)
Game 3: (2M) Brigham Young vs. (15M) Long Beach State @ Tuscon: Jimmer Fredette (27.6 PPG) / Casper Ware (15.9 PPG)
Game 4: (3S) Purdue vs. (14S) Bucknell @ Cleveland: JaJuan Johnson (20.7 PPG) / Mike Muscala (15.7 PPG)
Game 5: (2E) Connecticut vs. (15E) Buffalo @ DC: Kemba Walker (24.2 PPG) / Zach Filzen (15.1 PPG)

Top 5 Potential Second Round Individual Matchups (Assumes Seeds 12 or Better Advance)
Game 1: (10M) Virginia Tech vs. (2M) Brigham Young @ Tuscon: Malcolm Delaney (18.3 PPG) / Jimmer Fredette (27.6 PPG)
Game 2: (1E) Ohio State vs. (8E) Xavier @ Cleveland: Jared Sullinger (18 PPG) / Tu Holloway (21.1 PPG)
Game 3: (1W) Duke vs. (9W) Georgia @ Charlotte: Nolan Smith (20.5 PPG) / Trey Thompkins (17.1 PPG)
Game 4: (12E) Cleveland State vs. (4E) Washington @ Tuscon: Norris Cole (20.1 PPG) / Isaiah Thomas (16.9 PPG)
Game 5: (7S) Tennessee vs. (2S) Texas @ Tulsa: Scotty Hopson (16.5 PPG) / Jordan Hamilton (19 PPG)

My First & Second Round Ticket For Thursday & Saturday Games
Tuscon: Jimmer Fredette (27.6 PPG), Norris Cole (20.1 PPG), Malcolm Delaney (18.3 PPG), Isaiah Thomas (16.9 PPG), Casper Ware (15.9 PPG)

My First & Second Round Ticket For Friday & Sunday Games
Charlotte: Andrew Goudelock (23.5 PPG), Nolan Smith (20.5 PPG), Terrence Jones (17.7 PPG), Trey Thompkins (17.1 PPG), Casey Mitchell (16.6 PPG)

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NATIONAL INVITATION TOURNAMENT

(1) Washington State (14-6) vs. (8) Providence (13-8)
(4) New Mexico (14-7) vs. (5) Duquesne (13-5)
(3) Valparaiso (14-6) vs. (6) Princeton (13-4)
(2) Gonzaga (13-8) vs. (7) Baylor (14-6)

(1) Wichita State (17-4) vs. (8) UCF (13-6)
(4) Dayton (15-6) vs. (5) Maryland (13-7)
(3) James Madison (17-6) vs. (6) Portland (16-6)
(2) Colorado (13-8) vs. (7) Southern Miss (14-5)

(1) Kansas State (13-8) vs. (8) Vermont (16-5)
(4) Michigan (11-9) vs. (5) California (12-9)
(3) Oklahoma State (14-7) vs. (6) Texas-El Paso (16-5)
(2) Arkansas (14-6) vs. (7) Northern Iowa (15-6)

(1) Butler (13-8) vs. (8) Rhode Island (13-7)
(4) Drexel (14-7) vs. (5) Northwestern (13-8)
(3) Nebraska (15-5) vs. (6) Marshall (12-7)
(2) Colorado State (14-6) vs. (7) Miami (Fla.) (12-8)

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COLLEGE BASKETBALL INVITATIONAL

(1W) Southern California (12-10) vs. (4W) Lipscomb (12-8)
(2W) Alabama (13-7) vs. (3W) Air Force (11-7)

(1S) North Carolina State (12-9) vs. (4S) E. Tennessee State (14-8)
(2S) Seton Hall (9-12) vs. (3S) Wright State (12-8)

(1E) Rutgers (12-9) vs. (4E) Furman (14-6)
(2E) Hofstra (13-8) vs. (3E) South Carolina (12-7)

(1M) Kent State (12-7) vs. (4M) Creighton (14-9)
(2M) Mississippi (13-8) vs. (3M) Iona (13-8)

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COLLEGEINSIDER POSTSEASON TOURNAMENT

(1) American (15-7) vs. (4) Central Connecticut State (14-7)
(2) Evansville (11-9) vs. (3) Columbia (11-6)

(1) IUPUI (11-10) vs. (4) Utah Valley (8-9)
(2) Indiana State (11-10) vs. (3) Murray State (13-6)

(1) Jacksonville (12-6) vs. (4) St. Peter's (13-9)
(2) Morehead State (13-8) vs. (3) Wofford (12-10)

(1) Rider (15-8) vs. (4) Northern Colorado (9-8)
(2) Wisconsin-Milwaukee (11-11) vs. (3) Liberty (13-7)

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Category: NCAAB
Posted on: January 29, 2011 2:57 pm
Edited on: January 29, 2011 11:49 pm
 

Daily Picks: 01/30 & 01/31

1-Dayton over Duquesne
2-Detroit over Green Bay
3-Duke over St. John's
4-Indiana over Michigan State
5-Iowa over Michigan
6-Louisville over Georgetown
7-Maryland over Georgia Tech
8-Miami (Fla.) over Virginia Tech
9-Northern Colorado over Northern Arizona
10-Northern Iowa over Missouri State
11-Providence over Seton Hall
12-Rhode Island over Massachusetts
13-Texas over Texas A&M
14-Washington over Washington State
15-Wright State over UW-Milwaukee

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Overall Standings (1550 points possible)
1) GeoMapster: 760 points (137-63) .734 (Prev: 2, UP 1)
2) s0merand0mdude: 758 points (135-65) .735 (Prev: 1, DOWN 1)
3) hoosierguy1019: 653 points (116-74) .681 (Prev: 8, UP 5)
4) Lobofan2003: 648 points (117-63) .715 (Prev: 5, UP 1)
5) TranquilChaos: 630 points (131-69) .701 (Prev: 4, DOWN 1)
6) Beer: 618 points (127-73) .677 (Prev: 7, UP 1)
7) BoilerBadger: 601 points (101-49) .780 (Prev: 3, DOWN 4)
8) Diabetic8025: 567 points (109-66) .701 (Prev: 6, DOWN 2)
9) jonvi: 511 points (74-41) .721 (Prev: 15, UP 6)
10) apoloniaSeeker: 476 points (104-56) .682 (Prev: 11, UP 1)
11) NCAABKJNKY81: 474 points (124-76) .639 (Prev: 12, UP 1)
12) Togneri7: 402 points (105-65) .647 (Prev: 13, UP 1)
13) LAOJoe: 397 points (103-77) .623 (Prev: 14, UP 1)
14) gezemice: 329 points (70-40) .718 (Prev: 10, DOWN 4)
15) sfrye4585: 271 points (110-80) .613 (Prev: 9, DOWN 6)
16) kruseriousx1: 267 points (77-43) .624 (Prev: 16, NC)
17) hammerboyy: 60 points (10-5) .750 (Prev: 17, NC)
Posted on: January 28, 2011 9:27 pm
Edited on: January 28, 2011 9:38 pm
 

Daily Picks: 01/29

Sorry it took so long to post these…  Remember, you can pick the games even if they are already in progress.  I will use my judgment to determine if you will get the consensus picks or your actual picks for any games in progress.  Now, for the fun part…

I have listed two sets of games below (A & B).  Select and rank the games as you normally would.  Then decide which set of games you are more confident in.  You will DOUBLE your score for the set of your choice (just let me know which set of games you choose)…

01/29 Games Set A
1-Air Force over TCU
2-Austin Peay over Morehead State
3-BYU over New Mexico
4-Colorado over Baylor
5-Drexel over Hofstra
6-Indiana State over Creighton
7-James Madison over Delaware
8-Louisville over Connecticut
9-LSU over Alabama
10-Minnesota over Purdue
11-Missouri over Texas
12-Oklahoma over Iowa State
13-Pittsburgh over Rutgers
14-Southern Illinois over Evansville
15-Syracuse over Marquette
16-UAB over UCF
17-USC over Arizona
18-UTEP over Tulsa
19-Xavier over Richmond
20-Yale over Princeton

01/29 Games Set B
1-Arkansas over Vanderbilt
2-Butler over Valparaiso
3-Colorado State over Utah
4-Florida State over Clemson
5-Georgetown over Villanova
6-Georgia over Kentucky
7-Idaho over New Mexico State
8-Kansas State over Kansas
9-Memphis over Marshall
10-NC State over North Carolina
11-Northern Colorado over Weber State
12-Ohio State over Northwestern
13-Rider over St. Peter's
14-St. Mary's over Portland
15-Tennessee over Mississippi
16-Texas A&M over Nebraska
17-UCLA over Arizona State
18-Wagner over C. Connecticut State
19-West Virginia over Cincinnati
20-Wisconsin over Penn State

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Overall Standings (1130 points possible)
1) s0merand0mdude: 608 points (111-49) .769
2) GeoMapster: 606 points (113-47) .768
3) BoilerBadger: 601 points (101-49) .780
4) TranquilChaos: 550 points (109-51) .743
5) Lobofan2003: 532 points (95-45) .761
6) Diabetic8025: 467 points (87-48) .745
7) Beer: 458 points (104-56) .703
8) hoosierguy1019: 455 points (93-57) .712
9) sfrye4585: 413 points (93-57) .692
10) gezemice: 329 points (70-40) .718
11) apoloniaSeeker: 326 points (83-37) .701
12) NCAABKJNKY81: 314 points (97-63) .639
13) Togneri7: 298 points (82-48) .672
14) LAOJoe: 267 points (82-58) .645
15) jonvi: 235 points (59-36) .685
16) kruseriousx1: 209 points (54-26) .703
17) hammerboyy: 60 points (10-5) .750

Posted on: January 27, 2011 11:47 pm
 

Beer's Bracket - 01/27/11

Bracket assumes that Gonzaga wins tonight...

Auto bids are in CAPS and First Four games are italicized.  Championship: Newark (E) / Anaheim (W) winner vs. San Antonio (SW) / New Orleans (SE) winner.

Newark (E)
(1E) OHIO STATE (21-0) vs. (16E) AUSTIN PEAY (11-8) @Cleveland
(8E) TEMPLE (13-5) vs. (9E) St. John's (11-7) @Cleveland
(5E) Florida (16-4) vs. (12E) Butler (13-7) / Gonzaga (12-7) @Denver
(4E) Missouri (16-3) vs. (13E) HARVARD (11-3) @Denver
(6E) West Virginia (13-5) vs. (11E) UCLA (13-6) @Denver
(3E) Texas A&M (16-2) vs. (14E) COASTAL CAROLINA (14-2) @Denver
(7E) Florida State (15-5) vs. (10E) Old Dominion (15-5) @DC
(2E) Connecticut (17-2) vs. (15E) FLORIDA ATLANTIC (13-6) @DC

Anaheim (W)
(1W) KANSAS (19-1) vs. (16W) JACKSON STATE (8-9) / LAMAR (5-9) @Tulsa
(8W) Cincinnati (17-3) vs. (9W) Georgia (14-5) @Tulsa
(5W) Georgetown (14-5) vs. (12W) Richmond (16-5) / Washington State (14-6) @Charlotte
(4W) KENTUCKY (15-4) vs. (13W) OAKLAND (13-8) @Charlotte
(6W) Louisville (15-4) vs. (11W) Kansas State (13-7) @Chicago
(3W) Purdue (17-4) vs. (14W) BUCKNELL (14-7) @Chicago
(7W) North Carolina (13-5) vs. (10W) MISSOURI STATE (17-4) @Tuscon
(2W) SAN DIEGO STATE (18-0) vs. (15W) BALL STATE (12-4) @Tuscon

San Antonio (SW)
(1S) PITTSBURGH (19-2) vs. (16S) MAINE (12-7) / NORTHERN COLORADO (9-7) @DC
(8S) ST. MARY'S (15-3) vs. (9S) UNLV (16-5) @DC
(5S) WASHINGTON (15-4) vs. (12S) CLEVELAND STATE (16-3) @Tampa
(4S) Wisconsin (15-4) vs. (13S) BELMONT (17-4) @Tampa
(6S) Vanderbilt (14-4) vs. (11S) UTAH STATE (18-2) @Chicago
(3S) Syracuse (18-3) vs. (14S) FAIRFIELD (15-4) @Chicago
(7S) Tennessee (12-7) vs. (10S) Boston College (14-6) @Tulsa
(2S) Texas (16-3) vs. (15S) LONG BEACH STATE (9-10) @Tulsa

New Orleans (SE)
(1M) DUKE (18-1) vs. (16M) HAMPTON (14-4) @Charlotte
(8M) Arizona (16-4) vs. (9M) Xavier (13-5) @Charlotte
(5M) Minnesota (15-4) vs. (12M) MEMPHIS (15-4) @Tampa
(4M) Notre Dame (17-4) vs. (13M) VIRGINIA COMMONWEALTH (16-5) @Tampa
(6M) Illinois (14-6) vs. (11M) Marquette (13-8) @Tuscon
(3M) Brigham Young (18-1) vs. (14M) COLLEGE OF CHARLESTON (14-6) @Tuscon
(7M) Michigan State (11-7) vs. (10M) Virginia Tech (13-6) @Cleveland
(2M) Villanova (17-2) vs. (15M) LIU-BROOKLYN (14-5) @Cleveland

Last Six Pack: Kansas State (13-7), UCLA (13-6), Richmond (16-5), Washington State (14-6), Butler (13-7), Gonzaga (12-7)

Added: CLEVELAND STATE (16-3), Richmond (16-5), MEMPHIS (15-4), FAIRFIELD (15-4), AUSTIN PEAY (11-8), MAINE (12-7), JACKSON STATE (8-9), LAMAR (5-9)
Dropped: UCF (13-4), Oklahoma State (14-5), Valparaiso (13-6), Iona (13-7), Vermont (15-5), Morehead State (11-8), McNeese State (7-7), Texas Southern (8-10)

NIT 1 Seeds: George Mason (15-5), Wichita State (15-4), Oklahoma State (14-5), Northwestern (13-6)
NIT 2 Seeds: Princeton (11-4), Texas-El Paso (15-4), Colorado State (12-6), Clemson (14-6)
NIT 3 Seeds: California (10-9), Penn State (10-8), Valparaiso (13-6), Duquesne (12-5)
NIT 4 Seeds: UAB (13-5), Miami (Fla.) (12-7), South Carolina (12-6), Colorado (13-7)

Top 5 First Round Individual Matchups
Game 1: (3M) Brigham Young vs. (14M) College of Charleston @ Tuscon: Jimmer Fredette (25.8 PPG) / Andrew Goudelock (23.8 PPG)
Game 2: (8M) Arizona vs. (9M) Xavier @ Charlotte: Derrick Williams (19.8 PPG) / Tu Holloway (20.4 PPG)
Game 3: (1M) Duke vs. (16M) Hampton @ Charlotte: Nolan Smith (20.2 PPG) / Darrion Pellum (18.2 PPG)
Game 4: (1E) Ohio State vs. (16E) Austin Peay @ Cleveland: Jared Sullinger (17.4 PPG) / TyShwan Edmondson (19.6 PPG)
Game 5: (5S) Washington vs. (12S) Cleveland State @ Tampa: Isaiah Thomas (16.8 PPG) / Norris Cole (20.5 PPG)

Top 5 Potential Second Round Individual Matchups (Assumes Seeds 12 or Better Advance)
Game 1: (1M) Duke vs. (9M) Xavier @ Charlotte: Nolan Smith (20.2 PPG) / Tu Holloway (20.4 PPG)
Game 2: (10S) Boston College vs. (2S) Texas @ Tulsa: Reggie Jackson (19.4 PPG) / Jordan Hamilton (19.7 PPG)
Game 3: (12S) Cleveland State vs. (4S) Wisconsin @ Tampa: Norris Cole (20.5 PPG) / Jon Leuer (19.2 PPG)
Game 4: (11W) Kansas State vs. (3W) Purdue @ Chicago: Jacob Pullen (17.8 PPG) / JaJuan Johnson (20.5 PPG)
Game 5: (5W) Georgetown vs. (4W) Kentucky @ Charlotte: Austin Freeman (18.5 PPG) / Terrence Jones (18.5 PPG)

My First & Second Round Ticket For Thursday & Saturday Games
Tuscon: Jimmer Fredette (25.8 PPG), Andrew Goudelock (23.8 PPG), Demetri McCamey (16.2 PPG), Kyle Weems (16.1 PPG), Jarrod Jones (16 PPG)

My First & Second Round Ticket For Friday & Sunday Games
Charlotte: Tu Holloway (20.4 PPG), Nolan Smith (20.2 PPG), Derrick Williams (19.8 PPG), Terrence Jones (18.5 PPG), Austin Freeman (18.5 PPG)

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