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    ***Official 2013 Bracketology Thread***

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    Re: ***Official 2013 Bracketology Thread***

    Quote Originally Posted by CarlHungus View Post
    Bracket updated on: Fri Jan 18 07:20:43 2013

    12 Iowa State

    Last four in:
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    Re: ***Official 2013 Bracketology Thread***

    Palm has us in a First Four play-in against North Carolina for a 12 seed. Winner would get Mizzou.

    Those would be two fun games. Win both and get New Mexico (Steve Alford). Not a bad stretch for a 12 seed.

    Of course beating UNC in the first game would be tough because they are extremely talented.



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    Re: ***Official 2013 Bracketology Thread***

    I hate that word....bracketology



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    Re: ***Official 2013 Bracketology Thread***

    Quote Originally Posted by SeattleClone View Post
    Bracket updated on: Fri Jan 18 07:20:43 2013

    12 Iowa State

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    That's strange. When I saw it, it said first four out. Oh well, looks like Jerry is finally coming around


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    Re: ***Official 2013 Bracketology Thread***

    Man I really don't want to play in one of those stupid play in games.



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    Re: ***Official 2013 Bracketology Thread***

    Below is an excerpt from my blog about ISU's tournament hopes:

    Current Resume:


    Overall Record: 13-4
    Conference Record: 3-1
    Big Wins: None
    Bad Losses: None
    RPI: 34
    SOS: 77



    Ken Pomeroy has ISU predicted to finish the year at 12-6 in conference play based on percentages and also 12-6 based on game-by-game. This is only a slight improvement from last time. Its important to keep in mind Ken hasn't been wrong predicting the winner of ISU games all season. If this holds true ISU would add several big wins to their resume in the coming weeks. Its also worth noting that Iowa State has jumped from #40 to #30 since the last update in the team rankings.


    Looking at Bracket Matrix yields a slight improvement for Iowa State as well.. Here you will find cumulative seed predictions based on 39 bracket projections. No more need to go different places. It is all right here and updated daily. Right now their average seed is an 11.2 (which is good for a 12 seed) and they are "in" in 32 of the 39 predictions.


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    Re: ***Official 2013 Bracketology Thread***

    Although it would suck to play in the first round game, if Lundardi's bracket was true and we beat CSU, we play our next two games in Kansas City! Hilton South anybody?


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    Re: ***Official 2013 Bracketology Thread***

    Quote Originally Posted by cloneteach View Post
    Ken Pomeroy has ISU predicted to finish the year at 12-6 in conference play based on percentages and also 12-6 based on game-by-game. This is only a slight improvement from last time. Its important to keep in mind Ken hasn't been wrong predicting the winner of ISU games all season. If this holds true ISU would add several big wins to their resume in the coming weeks.
    I'm not sure that's necessarily the case. To finish 12-6, ISU would still lose five more conference games.

    Losing another one to KU, both to K-State, and two out of the three road games vs. BU, OU, and OSU wouldn't really leave much for "big wins" on the ISU resume.

    Not saying it won't happen, just saying that big wins are hard to come by in the Big 12 this year and they'll (mostly) have to come on the road.



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    Re: ***Official 2013 Bracketology Thread***

    Quote Originally Posted by CyFan61 View Post
    I'm not sure that's necessarily the case. To finish 12-6, ISU would still lose five more conference games.

    Losing another one to KU, both to K-State, and two out of the three road games vs. BU, OU, and OSU wouldn't really leave much for "big wins" on the ISU resume.

    Not saying it won't happen, just saying that big wins are hard to come by in the Big 12 this year and they'll (mostly) have to come on the road.
    Beat KSU this Saturday and we'll have one big win. Just win baby!


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    Re: ***Official 2013 Bracketology Thread***

    It's January, far too early for bracketology, only three weeks into conference play right now.


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    Re: ***Official 2013 Bracketology Thread***

    If KenPom holds true we could have "big wins" over Kansas State, Baylor and Oklahoma State and Oklahoma if you want to include them


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    Re: ***Official 2013 Bracketology Thread***

    Quote Originally Posted by geburgess View Post
    It's January, far too early for bracketology, only three weeks into conference play right now.
    True, but it's fun to talk about and speculate


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