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    New Bracketology

    Bracketology - NCAA College Basketball Brackets and Predictions - ESPN

    Right now Lunardi predicts us to be a 13 seed, against UNI in a play-in game, then the winner would play North Carolina.

    Other Notables: Big Ten and Big East each have 7 teams in, Big 12 has 6. Those 6 are (2) Kansas, (6) Baylor, (6) Texas, (7) Kansas State, (13) Oklahoma State, (13) Iowa State



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    Re: New Bracketology

    That's just stupid. We'll be at least a 12.


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    Re: New Bracketology

    GO CLONES




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    Re: New Bracketology

    I agree that we'll be higher, but I kind of like the idea of getting to play UNI, then upset Roy Williams



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    Re: New Bracketology

    Meh, too early for this stuff anyhow.


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    Re: New Bracketology

    Fun that we're in the discussion, but we have a lot of games to play. We need to get through the non conference with no more than 2 losses or we'll be stuck with a crappy seed even with a good Big 12 showing.


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    Re: New Bracketology

    How do we go from a 7 seed in August to a 13 seed play in game in November?



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    Re: New Bracketology

    Quote Originally Posted by nallen34 View Post
    How do we go from a 7 seed in August to a 13 seed play in game in November?
    Does seem a little strange — but his August bracket also listed ISU as "Last four in" (and L4I/FFO are same on both lists). So either he didn't update the bubble teams, or he was off on his initial seeding for ISU (perhaps others, too?)



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    Quote Originally Posted by cyclones500 View Post
    Does seem a little strange — but his August bracket also listed ISU as "Last four in" (and L4I/FFO are same on both lists). So either he didn't update the bubble teams, or he was off on his initial seeding for ISU (perhaps others, too?)
    Yeah I guesses those are both possibilities. Pre season rankings are worthless anyways



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    Re: New Bracketology

    no way a Big 12 team will be a 13th seed in the NCAA Tournament...

    Does ISU get the home court advantage in playing in Austin from the Longhorn fans? You gotta believe they will cheer against UNC then Mizzou of course..



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    Re: New Bracketology

    Lunardi loves him some Big 10, and for the most part he doesn't throw a ton of respect ISU's way. He got a LOT of flack last year from ISU fans when he predicted they weren't even a tournament team.



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    Re: New Bracketology

    Quote Originally Posted by JohnnyFive View Post
    Lunardi loves him some Big 10, and for the most part he doesn't throw a ton of respect ISU's way. He got a LOT of flack last year from ISU fans when he predicted they weren't even a tournament team.
    Are you possibly confusing Lunardi with Jerry Palm from CBSSportsline.com? Palm is the one whom I remember from last season not giving us much respect while simultaneously predicting that Northwestern would make it into the tournament.


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    Re: New Bracketology

    I hate that mid seed play in game.



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    Re: New Bracketology

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUChippewa View Post
    Are you possibly confusing Lunardi with Jerry Palm from CBSSportsline.com? Palm is the one whom I remember from last season not giving us much respect while simultaneously predicting that Northwestern would make it into the tournament.
    JohnnyFive is likely confusing it with Palm — I think Lunardi had ISU in near-lock area after win @KSU; Palm still had it in bubble range.



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    Quote Originally Posted by cyguytillidie View Post
    I hate that mid seed play in game.
    I agree. I don't know why they don't just seed everyone with the bottom 8 rated teams as 16 seeds that have to play in against each other. It would actually give those teams a little excitement because they would actually have a realistic chance of winning a game before becoming the sacrificial lamb for the #1 seeds.


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