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  • Kansas State (22-11)

    55 37.67%
  • Air Force (23-8)

    22 15.07%
  • West Virginia (22-9)

    5 3.42%
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    36 24.66%
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    Biggest snuff

    Who got screwed over the most?


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    Re: Biggest snuff

    KSU did put together a decent resume.

    Better than Illinois or Purdue.



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    Re: Biggest snuff

    I never thought I'd see the day when Syracuse with a 10-6 big east record would get snuffed......ouch for them


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    Re: Biggest snuff

    Choosing Stanford was just ridiculous. Syracuse fiinished much better. So did KState. I would like to see the names and locations of the people who made up the committee. I thought Florida would have been a #1. UNC has the easy way though the tournament.


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    Re: Biggest snuff

    UNC will lose to Texas in the third round.


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    Re: Biggest snuff

    I thought K state and Syracuse got screwed. Illinois and Stanford did not belong.



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    Re: Biggest snuff

    The Bowlsby effect strikes again.

    What bothers me is that their logic seemed to change for some different teams, i.e. conference tournament performance mattered for some but not for others.



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    Re: Biggest snuff

    Illinois? What? You have to be kidding. They split the Iowa series. Theuir signature win was at Indiana. On the road or any decent team, they lost. They are so Average. Drexel was better. NIT woiuld not have taken them.


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    Re: Biggest snuff

    isn't the term your looking for 'snubbed'?

    anyways, illinois and stanford have no business getting in.



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    Re: Biggest snuff

    I know that Air Force lost a couple games at the end of the year, but their rpi is 30. They had good wins, and I was surprised that they weren't in. Especially since they made it last year, and they had a better resume this year.


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    Re: Biggest snuff

    I agree with Darts (1st sign of the apocalypse).....Air Force was in the top 25 for much of the season. Drexel also deserved to be in.



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    Re: Biggest snuff

    Quote Originally Posted by darts180 View Post
    I know that Air Force lost a couple games at the end of the year, but their rpi is 30. They had good wins, and I was surprised that they weren't in. Especially since they made it last year, and they had a better resume this year.
    They lost their last 4 games. A mid-major just can't do that and get an at-large bid.

    Someone look at Purdue and tell me how they are in the NCAA tournament.


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    Re: Biggest snuff

    Quote Originally Posted by jahfg View Post
    isn't the term your looking for 'snubbed'?

    anyways, illinois and stanford have no business getting in.

    No, I made up a new word:)


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    Re: Biggest snuff

    Air Force started fantastically (17-1 IIRC) but really fell apart at the end of the season. They picked the wrong time to stumble and paid for it.



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    Re: Biggest snuff

    Arkansas also didn't deserve to get in. Yes they made it to the SEC final, but they beat two mediocre teams to do it and the SEC is down this year as a conference.


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