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    Surprise Tournament Teams

    Who do you have going far into the tournament that isn't a 1 or a 2 seed..

    I think Butler is a team that can make a lot of noise. I have them going to the Eliete 8. Also, New Mexico..

    Butler has won 20 straight! And according to ESPN, they are a great FT shooting team. They have a tough draw, but if they play the way they are capable of, I see them beating Syracuse because of their injured C.



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    Re: Surprise Tournament Teams

    G Tech to the S16


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    Re: Surprise Tournament Teams

    I could see Temple in the elite 8.



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    Re: Surprise Tournament Teams

    Texas, not really what you would call a surprise team, but as an 8 seed you would have to call it that. I really think they will cause some match-up problems with Kentucky in the second round. Pittman will give Cousins all he can handle, Ward and Brown will give Wall and Bledsoe a tough match up. I could see this game going either way, but hope the Longhorns pull it out. Other than that I really like Siena.



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    Re: Surprise Tournament Teams

    Murray State to the sweet 16.



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    Re: Surprise Tournament Teams

    This is borderline but I will take Georgetown to the ship. Cornell is another team that could scare some people and make it a ways.


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    Re: Surprise Tournament Teams

    Baylor to the elite eight


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    Re: Surprise Tournament Teams

    Quote Originally Posted by whirlybirds View Post
    Baylor to the elite eight
    ...or further.



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    Re: Surprise Tournament Teams

    My suprises:

    Baylor and Michigan State-- Final 4

    Washington, UTEP, Minnesota, Siena-- Sweet 16



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    Re: Surprise Tournament Teams

    I think Cornell could surprise. Also, Georgetown is a team to watch.



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    Re: Surprise Tournament Teams

    Quote Originally Posted by LindenCy View Post
    I could see Temple in the elite 8.
    Self fail.



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    Re: Surprise Tournament Teams

    Did everyone else think G'town was going to like elite eight... i did
    Wow they stunned



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    Re: Surprise Tournament Teams

    If BYU can get past Kansas State, I can see them making some big noise going into the Salt Lake region...



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    Re: Surprise Tournament Teams

    I can see cornell getting past kentucky. but unlikely and i can also see Loisville over Duke if that works out.. but again unlikely.



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