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    Biggest upsets in your bracket?

    I fill out two brackets every year in my pool, and in one of them I took Belmont over Wisconsin in the first round.

    What have you got?



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    Re: Biggest upsets in your bracket?

    Quote Originally Posted by clonedude View Post
    I fill out two brackets every year in my pool, and in one of them I took Belmont over Wisconsin in the first round.

    What have you got?

    Same one as you. I have no other major upsets. I have a few in later rounds with 6s beating 3s, etc.



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    Re: Biggest upsets in your bracket?

    Utah State over KSU.



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    Re: Biggest upsets in your bracket?

    No real big upsets, although I do have Louisville in the Final.



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    Re: Biggest upsets in your bracket?

    I've got an ODU-Michigan St. Elite Eight matchup in the Southeast. Also, Mizzou in the Elite Eight losing to Duke.



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    Re: Biggest upsets in your bracket?

    Richmond over Vandy


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    Re: Biggest upsets in your bracket?

    Quote Originally Posted by erikbj View Post
    Utah State over KSU.
    Without looking at my bracket, I know I took Marquette over Xavier and I took Utah State over K-State. Utah State has the forth best record in this tourney.

    Also, I picked it in one of my brackets, but I could see Purdue going down first round, only because they remind me of the 2001 Cyclones. Loose a game towards the end of the year (to a team you should have beat) on the road after winning your last 10 games . Than get embarrassed in the first game of conference tourney to a team with a lower seed, than get to the tourney and loose to a team you have never heard of before. I have a feeling Purdue is lacking a lot of confidence right now.


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    Re: Biggest upsets in your bracket?

    Quote Originally Posted by oldman View Post
    Richmond over Vandy
    yep, I've got this one too. Vandy is always over-hyped. Plus its a 12-5 matchup, so naturally the 12 should be favored.



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    Re: Biggest upsets in your bracket?

    Quote Originally Posted by chuckd4735 View Post
    Without looking at my bracket, I know I took Marquette over Xavier and I took Utah State over K-State. Utah State has the forth best record in this tourney.

    Also, I picked it in one of my brackets, but I could see Purdue going down first round, only because they remind me of the 2001 Cyclones. Loose a game towards the end of the year on the road, a game you probably should have won. Than get embarrassed in the first game of conference tourney to a team with a lower seed, than get to the tourney and loose to a team you have never heard of before. I have a feeling Purdue is lacking a lot of confidence right now.
    Also their sixth man Kelsey Barlow is suspended for the tournament. But they got a very good draw. I can't see them losing to St Peters or Georgetown/USC.



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    Re: Biggest upsets in your bracket?

    Quote Originally Posted by CyJack13 View Post
    Also their sixth man Kelsey Barlow is suspended for the tournament. But they got a very good draw. I can't see them losing to St Peters or Georgetown/USC.
    I wouldn't of ever given Hampton a chance to beat ISU...just sayin'!



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    Re: Biggest upsets in your bracket?

    Oakland over Texas.


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    Re: Biggest upsets in your bracket?

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneYoda View Post
    No real big upsets, although I do have Louisville in the Final.
    I have Louisville in my Final Four in one bracket. They are playing really well right now.



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    Re: Biggest upsets in your bracket?

    Gonzaga to the Elite 8 with wins over St. John's, BYU & Michigan St.

    Of course, that's on one of my 10 brackets I filled out on ESPN. The bracket I'm using at work is way more conservative.



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    Re: Biggest upsets in your bracket?

    Wofford over BYU
    Mizzou over Cincy
    Utah State over K-State
    USC/VCU over G-Town
    Richmond over Vandy
    Marquette over Xavier



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    Re: Biggest upsets in your bracket?

    Richmond over Vandy, Mizzou over Cincinnati, and Gonzaga over St. John's in Round 1, Xavier over Syracuse in Round 2, and Louisville over Kansas in the Sweet Sixteen. I'm not really sure if any of those would be classified as "earth-shattering" upsets - in fact, on a lot of those, the only reason why they'd be upsets is based on seed number.


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