Monthly Archives: March 2014

Which teams are criminally under-seeded?

Now that everyone is filling out their brackets at the last-minute, I wanted to take a look at which teams are under-seeded and over-seeded. A very basic and crude way of calculating this is to compare the seed that the NCAA placed a team to an average of various ranking systems, such as the RPI, […]

Big XII Tourney Primer: the importance of tempo

The Big XII conference has been the consensus top conference all season in college basketball. With 70% of its members likely making the NCAA tournament, this week’s Big XII Tournament in Kansas City should prove to be full of drama as each game is basically a toss-up. The depth of the conference and absurd amount of great college […]