Category: NCAA Tournament

The Smartest, Craziest NCAA Upset Picks Of 2015

In the mood to take a walk on the wild side with your 2015 NCAA bracket? These five first round upset picks may look bold, but they're well reasoned. Read more...

Kentucky’s Toughest Game Would Not Be The Championship

Based on algorithmic NCAA tournament survival odds and matchup analysis, Kentucky has a significantly tougher game to worry about than the championship. Read more...

The Top NCAA Tournament Teams, According To 5 Stat Geeks

Here's how 5 top predictive systems ranked this year's best NCAA tournament teams. Team #1 won't surprise you, but team #8 sure will. Read more...

The 5 Signs Of Terrible 2015 Bracket Picking Advice

99% of bracket picking "help" you're going to get for March Madness 2015 is worthless -- even harmful. Here are 5 quick ways to identify crappy bracket advice. Read more...

The Most Popular (And Crazy) Types Of Bracket Pools

Eat this, Baskin-Robbins: NCAA pools come in far more than 31 flavors. Here's a data-driven look at all the crazy ways people set up bracket contests. Read more...

How Much Does NCAA Tournament Seeding Really Matter?

Selection Sunday prompts endless debate over whether the Selection Committee got it right. How it should impact your NCAA bracket picks is another story. Read more...

Conference Tournament Predictions 2015: March 12 Starts

Round by round survival odds for the 2015 American, WAC, Big Sky, Big West, and Sun Belt conference tournaments. Read more...

Tournament Odds 2015: A-10, MWC, C-USA, Southland

Our projections for the Atlantic 10, Mountain West, Conference USA, and Southland conference tournaments, plus our Patriot League final prediction. Read more...

Tournament Predictions: ACC, Big 12, Big Ten, Pac-12, SEC…

Data-driven projections and round by round survival odds for the ACC, Big 12, Pac-12, Big Ten, SEC, and Big East basketball conference tournaments in 2015. Read more...

Conference Tournament Odds 2015: March 10 Finals + SWAC

Our projections for the WCC, Horizon League, Summit League, and NEC tournament finals, as well as round by round survival odds for the 2015 SWAC tournament. Read more...