Southeast Region Breakdown

1. Pittsburgh Panthers: Locations: Pittsburgh, PA Record: 27-5 At-Large Bid: Big East Conference Key Players: Ashton Gibbs (16.7 ppg), Brad Wanamaker (12 ppg, 5.3 rpg, 5.1 apg), Gilbert Brown (10.9 ppg), Nasir Robinson (9 ppg, 5 rpg), Gary McGhee (7.6 rpg) Strength: Once again, the Panthers are one of the toughest teams in the nation.Continue reading “Southeast Region Breakdown”

Southwest Region Breakdown

1. Kansas Jayhawks Location: Lawrence, KS Record: 32-2 Automatic Bid: Big XII Champions Key Players: Marcus Morris (17.3 ppg, 7.2 rpg), Markieff Morris (13.6 ppg, 8.2 rpg), Tyrel Reed (10 ppg), Tyshawn Taylor (9.1 ppg), Thomas Robinson (8 ppg, 6.5 rpg) Strength: Kansas may be the most talented team in the country. The Morris twinsContinue reading “Southwest Region Breakdown”

West Region Breakdown

1. Duke Blue Devils Location: Durham, NC Record: 30-4 Automatic Bid: Atlantic Coast Conference Champions Key Players: Nolan Smith (21.3 ppg, 5.2 apg), Kyle Singler (17.1 ppg, 6.9 rpg), Seth Curry (9.5 ppg), Mason Plumlee (8.5 rpg) Strength: Duke is one of the most experienced teams in the country as it returns much of theContinue reading “West Region Breakdown”

East Region Breakdown

1. Ohio State Buckeyes Location: Columbus, OH Record: 32-2 Automatic Bid: Big Ten Conference Champions Key Players: Jared Sullinger (17.2 ppg), William Buford (14.4 ppg), Jon Diebler (12.5 ppg), David Lighty (11.8 ppg) Strength: The Buckeyes are one of most balanced teams in America. Led by all-everything freshman Jared Sullinger, the Buckeyes can score inContinue reading “East Region Breakdown”

BRACKETOLOGY SUNDAY MARCH 13 FINAL (Welcome Duke, Richmond, Kentucky, Ohio St)

EAST 1.Ohio St(B10)16.Arkansas-Little Rock(SBelt)/UT-San Antonio(SLC) Cleveland 8.Gonzaga(WCC)9.George Mason 5.Texas A&M12.Alabama/USC Tucson 4.Syracuse13.Belmont(ASun) 6.Georgetown11.Richmond(A10) Tampa 3.Kentucy(SEC)14.St. Peters(MAAC) 7.UNLV10.Penn St Washington, D.C. 2.Connecticut(BEast)15.Long Island(NEC) WEST 1.Duke(ACC)16.UC-Santa Barbara(BWest) Charlotte 8.Utah St(WAC)9.UCLA 5.West Virginia12.Michigan Denver 4.BYU13.Oakland(Summit) 6.Xavier11.Illinois Tulsa 3.Texas14.Indiana St(MVC) 7.Vanderbilt10.Memphis(CUSA) Chicago 2.Notre Dame15.Boston U(AEast) SOUTHEAST 1.Pittsburgh16.Hampton(MEAC) Cleveland 8.Temple9.Colorado 5.Arizona12.Virginia Tech/Georgia Denver 4.Purdue13.Morehead St(OVC) 6.Cincinnati11.Missouri Washington, D.C. 3.North Carolina14.Wofford(SoCon)Continue reading “BRACKETOLOGY SUNDAY MARCH 13 FINAL (Welcome Duke, Richmond, Kentucky, Ohio St)”

BRACKETLOGY: Sunday Morning March 13, 2011 (Welcome Memphis, Boston, Hampton, Princeton, UT-San Antonio, Alabama St, Akron, Connecticut, San Diego St, Utah St, Kansas, UC-Santa Barbara, Washington)

Last Four In: Alabama, Virginia Tech, Georgia, Clemson Last Four Out: USC, Boston College, Saint Mary’s, Harvard Good for games through 3/12 EAST 1.Ohio St16.Arkansas-Little Rock(SBelt)/UT-San Antonio(SLC) Cleveland 8.Marquette9.George Mason 5.Texas A&M12.Butler(Horizon) Tucson 4.Kentucky13.Belmont(ASun) 6.Cincinnati11.Richmond Tucson 3.San Diego St(MWC)14.St. Peters(MAAC) 7.Tennessee10.Michigan St Washington, D.C. 2.Connecticut(BEast)15.Long Island(NEC) WEST 1.Duke16.UC-Santa Barbara(BWest) Charlotte 8.Gonzaga(WCC)9.UCLA 5.West Virginia12.Michigan Denver 4.BYU13.Oakland(Summit)Continue reading “BRACKETLOGY: Sunday Morning March 13, 2011 (Welcome Memphis, Boston, Hampton, Princeton, UT-San Antonio, Alabama St, Akron, Connecticut, San Diego St, Utah St, Kansas, UC-Santa Barbara, Washington)”

BRACKETOLOGY: Saturday March 12, 2011 (Welcome Bucknell)

Last Four In: Clemson, Georgia, Penn St, Virginia Tech Last Four Out: USC, Memphis, Boston College, Saint Mary’s Good for games through 3/11 EAST 1.Ohio St16.McNeese St/Arkansas-Little Rock(SBelt) Cleveland 8.Utah St9.Colorado 5.West Virginia12.Virginia Tech/Georgia Tucson 4.San Diego St13.Harvard 6.Temple11.Florida St Washington, D.C. 3.Syracuse14.Bucknell(Patriot) 7.Marquette10.Alabama Tulsa 2.Texas15.St. Peter’s(MAAC) WEST 1.Duke16.Boston U Charlotte 8.Old Dominion(CAA)9.Michigan St 5.Arizona12.Butler(Horizon)Continue reading “BRACKETOLOGY: Saturday March 12, 2011 (Welcome Bucknell)”

BRACKETOLOGY: Friday March 11, 2011

Last Four In: Michigan, Memphis, Georgia, Saint Mary’s Last Four Out: USC, Clemson, Penn St, Virginia Tech Good for games through 3/10 EAST 1.Ohio St16.Bethune-Cookman/McNeese St Cleveland 8.Georgetown9.Gonzaga(WCC) 5.Arizona12.Harvard Denver 4.San Diego St13.Tulsa 6.Temple11.Florida St Washington, D.C. 3.Syracuse14.Bucknell 7.Marquette10.Alabama Tulsa 2.Texas15.St. Peter’s(MAAC) WEST 1.Duke16.Boston U Charlotte 8.Old Dominion(CAA)9.Colorado 5.Xavier12.St. Mary’s/Michigan Tucson 4.Connecticut13.Morehead St(OVC) 6.Cincinnati11.Missouri DenverContinue reading “BRACKETOLOGY: Friday March 11, 2011”

BRACKETOLOGY: Thursday March 10, 2011 (Welcome Long Island, Northern Colorado)

Last Four In: Michigan, Memphis, St. Mary’s, Georgia Last Four Out: Clemson, USC, Penn St, Virginia Tech Good for games through 3/9 EAST 1.Ohio St16.Bethune-Cookman/McNeese St Cleveland 8.Georgetown9.George Mason 5.Texas A&M12.Butler(Horizon) Tampa 4.Kentucky13.Harvard 6.Temple11.Michigan St Washington, D.C. 3.Syracuse14.Bucknell 7.Marquette10.Boston College Tulsa 2.Texas15.St. Peter’s(MAAC) WEST 1.Duke16.Boston U Charlotte 8.Vanderbilt9.Gonzaga(WCC) 5.St. John’s12.Richmond Washington, D.C. 4.Wisconsin13.Morehead St(OVC) 6.Cincinnati11.WashingtonContinue reading “BRACKETOLOGY: Thursday March 10, 2011 (Welcome Long Island, Northern Colorado)”

BRACKETOLOGY: Wednesday March 9, 2011 (Welcome Arkansas-Little Rock, Butler, Oakland)

Last Four In: Michigan, Memphis, Colorado, St. Mary’s Last Four Out: Clemson, USC, Penn St, Virginia Tech Good for games through 3/8 EAST 1.Ohio St16.Bethune-Cookman/McNeese St Cleveland 8.Marquette9.George Mason 5.Texas A&M12.Butler(Horizon) Tampa 4.Kentucky13.Harvard 6.Temple11.Georgia Washington, D.C. 3.Syracuse14.Bucknell 7.Cincinnati10.Boston College Tulsa 2.Texas15.St. Peter’s(MAAC) WEST 1.Duke16.Boston U Charlotte 8.Vanderbilt9.Gonzaga(WCC) 5.St. John’s12.Colorado/Memphis Washington, D.C. 4.Wisconsin13.Morehead St(OVC) 6.Georgetown11.Washington DenverContinue reading “BRACKETOLOGY: Wednesday March 9, 2011 (Welcome Arkansas-Little Rock, Butler, Oakland)”