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    Bracketology - Feb. 3rd

    Creme has us as a 5 seed in the latest Bracketology.

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    Re: Bracketology - Feb. 3rd

    and Iowa getting in as a 10 seed playing at home.

    *sigh*

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    Re: Bracketology - Feb. 3rd

    ugh... wrong thread


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    Re: Bracketology - Feb. 3rd

    At least a 5 seed would be extremely beneficial...just that difference between playing a 4 seed or 3 seed in the 2nd rouund could be huge in giving us a chance to get to the sweet 16



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    Re: Bracketology - Feb. 3rd

    I think it's kind of a joke that you get to play at home as a low seed. Let's say Iowa gets in as a 10. If they beat the #7, potentially a #2 seed has a road game in the second round.



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    Re: Bracketology - Feb. 3rd

    Quote Originally Posted by MidwestZest View Post
    At least a 5 seed would be extremely beneficial...just that difference between playing a 4 seed or 3 seed in the 2nd rouund could be huge in giving us a chance to get to the sweet 16
    Except that 4 seed would be Tennessee according to this Bracketology.



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    Re: Bracketology - Feb. 3rd

    You also have #10 Texas Tech, #8 Rutgers, #13 Chattanooga, #11 Michigan State, #11 Gonzaga, #10 San Diego State, #8 New Mexico and #12 Georgia all hosting First and Second round sites.

    I know this rule helped us last year, but some of these teams shouldn't be hosting.


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    Re: Bracketology - Feb. 3rd

    Quote Originally Posted by bootcy View Post
    Except that 4 seed would be Tennessee according to this Bracketology.
    And it would pretty much be a home game for them.



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    Re: Bracketology - Feb. 3rd

    Quote Originally Posted by LindenCy View Post
    I think it's kind of a joke that you get to play at home as a low seed. Let's say Iowa gets in as a 10. If they beat the #7, potentially a #2 seed has a road game in the second round.
    Precisely Rutger's beef for the past like...5 years



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    Re: Bracketology - Feb. 3rd

    Quote Originally Posted by MidwestZest View Post
    Precisely Rutger's beef for the past like...5 years
    As BF said last year at the Tourney, if you don't like it, put in a bid to host it. It appears to work, as Rutgers is projected to host as a #8 seed.


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    Re: Bracketology - Feb. 3rd

    Quote Originally Posted by bootcy View Post
    Except that 4 seed would be Tennessee according to this Bracketology.
    right, but we could just as well be a 5 seed facing Ohio St in Columbus or Virginia in South Bend. BOTH of which I would rather have, and would be winnable games.



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    Re: Bracketology - Feb. 3rd

    Hopefully Iowa doesn't make it. Looking at their schedule, they shouldn't, and they just beat a bad Penn St. team in triple OT.

    (Yes, they did cream us, which ironically could end up costing us playing in IC)



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    Re: Bracketology - Feb. 3rd

    Why do the host sites only have 4 teams / site? I thought when it was in Hilton there were 8 teams there just like the mens tournament. I guess we need to cheer against Iowa making the tournament so we can have a chance at getting slid into the IC bracket.



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    Re: Bracketology - Feb. 3rd

    Quote Originally Posted by bootcy View Post
    Except that 4 seed would be Tennessee according to this Bracketology.

    If there is such a thing as a good time to play Tenn. this is the year. We are a veteran lineup vs. a young Tenn team that isn't a top 10 team this season.



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    Re: Bracketology - Feb. 3rd

    This thread needs to stay on the front page.

    Everyone get to the game tomorrow night. You'll remember what winning attitude is all about.



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