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    NCAA tournament projection

    I linked this site some time ago but thought I'd do it again. Just for fun.

    College Basketball NCAA Tournament Projections on TeamRankings.com



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    Re: NCAA tournament projection

    If people are into bracketology stuff, here's a site that lists a ton of them.

    The Bracket Project's Bracket Matrix - 2013



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    Re: NCAA tournament projection

    How well have these sites predicted in the past?

    Pretty interesting, thanks for sharing to both of you.



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    Re: NCAA tournament projection

    Quote Originally Posted by Topshelf View Post
    How well have these sites predicted in the past?
    The Bracket Project - Ranking the Bracketologists

    Note how the Bracket Matrix (the consensus forecast, if you will) would be ranked near the top, around 8th place. As a fun note, if you look at weather forecast contests, consensus forecasts (the average of everyone's forecasts) usually do pretty well, better than most individual forecasters. So it's a good thing to pay attention to, in case any of the highly ranked individuals is having an off year.


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    Re: NCAA tournament projection

    Quote Originally Posted by Cydkar View Post
    I linked this site some time ago but thought I'd do it again. Just for fun.

    College Basketball NCAA Tournament Projections on TeamRankings.com
    .3% chance at a national chamionship???


    So you're telling me there's a chance! I read ya....


    Now that MBB is back, do we still have to pretend that WBB matters?

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    Re: NCAA tournament projection

    Quote Originally Posted by Topshelf View Post
    How well have these sites predicted in the past?

    Pretty interesting, thanks for sharing to both of you.
    This would depend on what date you looked at each site. We know what ISU needs to do, more or less, to make the tournament regardless what these sites say.



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