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Georgetown vs Belmont: Prediction

March 14th, 2012

(3) Georgetown vs. (14) Belmont: Midwest Region

 

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Cincinnati vs Texas: Prediction

March 14th, 2012
Cincy was in good hands with Sean Kilpatrick

(6) Cincinnati vs. (11) Texas: East Region

 

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Marquette vs BYU: Prediction

March 14th, 2012
Jae Crowder knocked down the game-winner

(4) Marquette vs. (13) Brigham Young: West Region

 

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NCAA Tournament Preview: Frontcourts to Watch

March 13th, 2012
Anthony Davis provided another virtuoso performanceWhile you definitely need guards to win a national title big men are very important in their own right. Whether a team has projected lottery picks or guys who have been solid throughout their careers, a team has to be able to hold their own in the paint. If not a tournament experience that can last two or three weeks gets derailed far sooner. Here are some front courts you'll need to know this week.

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NCAA Tournament Preview: Backcourts to Watch

March 13th, 2012

It's stated all the time this season. Guard play makes all the difference in the NCAA tournament, and to be honest it's hard to argue with that statement. So who are some of the top guard groups in this year's field? Here are 12 below along with a few superlatives. Not all of the usual suspects make the list, but try not to automatically dismiss the less heralded names either. 

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Gonzaga vs West Virginia: Prediction

March 13th, 2012
Gonzaga finally has a healthy Elias Harris

(7) Gonzaga vs. (10) West Virginia: East Region

 

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Syracuse vs NC-Asheville: Prediction

March 12th, 2012
Syracuse forward Kris Joseph

(1) Syracuse vs. (16) NC-Asheville: East Region

 

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Iowa St vs UCONN: Prediction

March 12th, 2012
Royce White and the Cyclones had reason to celebrate

(8) Iowa St vs. (9) Connecticut: South Region

 

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Louisville vs Davidson: Prediction

March 12th, 2012
How limited will Peyton Siva be today?

(4) Louisville vs. (13) Davidson: West Region

 

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Four Factors to NCAA Tournament Success

March 12th, 2012
VCU returns to the NCAA Tournament

As every basketball junkie knows, KenPom.com is a treasure trove of college basketball information. I pored through the data to find four key factors that propelled recent Final Four teams to success, and teams that excel at those factors this year: