NCAA Tournament Preview: #7 Texas A&M vs. #10 Providence

#7 Texas A&M Aggies vs. #10 Providence Friars West Region Friday (3/16) 12:15p EST, CBS   Overall in NCAA Tournament History, the 7-10 match-up in the first round has been really close. 7-seeds are 95-61 (60.9%) all-time against 10-seeds. In the past 5 NCAA Tournaments, 10-seeds are 6-14 against the 7-seeds in the first

NCAA Tournament Preview: #6 Houston vs. #11 San Diego State

#6 Houston Cougars v.s. #11 San Diego State Aztecs West Region Thursday (3/15) 7:20p EST, TBS   The 6-11 match-up always has been an interesting matchup to watch during the first weekend of the tournament. 11-seeds are always a threat to pull off an upset in the first weekend, and for the first time,

NCAA Tournament Preview: #5 Ohio State vs. #12 South Dakota State

#5 Ohio State v.s. #12 South Dakota State West Region - Boise, ID Thursday (3/15) 4:00p EST, TNT   Since 1985, only four times has a 12-seed failed to upset a 5-seed in the first round of the tournament. That means over this 32 year span, at least one 5-seed gets upset 87% of

NCAA Tournament Preview: #1 Xavier vs. #16 Texas Southern

#1 Xavier Musketeers v.s. #16 Texas Southern Tigers West Region - Nashville, TN Friday (3/16) 7:20p EST, TBS   A 1-seed in the NCAA Tournament has never lost to a 16-seed EVER! All-time, 1-seeds are 132-0, and only 4 of the 80 all-time matchups between these two seeded teams were decided by single-digits. All

CPP Sunday Podcast: Selection Sunday Show w/ @BSiegelCPP @ZachBeeler33 and Special Guest, @CollegeHoopNews

With Brad roadtripping during Selection Sunday, Brett Siegel hosts this edition of the Sunday podcast on Selection Sunday. Joined by Zach Beeler and special guest, Tony Patelis, they guys discuss their initial thoughts on and breakdown the bracket and who got snubbed. Brett freaks out on Louisville not even being

Brett Siegel Bracketology: Selection Sunday Final Rankings

The 2018 NCAA Tournament Bracket will be released shortly, so here are my last projections of the year! If you missed a previous Bracketology Report, catch up on the past rankings here! *Note: (#) means which numbered team they are from that conference, * denotes auto-bid (Conference Champ)   Bracketology Rankings: 1 Seeds: Virginia Cavaliers (31-2)

Brett Siegel Bracketology: Morning of Selection Sunday (3/11/18)

The day has finally come... IT IS SELECTION SUNDAY! Later tonight, we will find out the 68 teams that will be fighting it out over the next few weeks to be crowned National Champions! These rankings and seedings are BEFORE today's conference tournament games (IVY, A-10, SEC, Sun Belt, American)

Brett Siegel Bracketology: March 10, 2018

The craziness continues in college basketball as we have less than 48 hours until we know the 68 teams fighting for the National Championship! We saw some bubble teams lock up their spot in the tournament, while others faltered and may be on their way to the NIT! 14 auto-bids

Brett Siegel Bracketology: March 9, 2018

What a crazy day yesterday was in college basketball! We saw some bubble teams lock up their spot in the tournament, while others faltered and may be on their way to the NIT! 19 auto-bids left, in only 3 days! See how yesterday as a whole shook up the world

Brett Siegel Bracketology: March 8, 2018

13 Teams have already clinched their bid to this year's NCAA Tournament and the rest of the conferences will name their champions this weekend! 19 auto-bids left, in only 4 days! Bubble teams were in action last night and we saw quiet a few bubbles pop! See how last night

Brett Siegel Bracketology: March 5, 2018

5 Teams have already clinched their bid to this year's NCAA Tournament (Murray St, Radford, Loyola-Chicago, Lipscomb & Michigan) and two more teams will punch their ticket tonight! 27 auto-bids left, in only 7 days! March Madness and here and welcome to Champ Week! If you missed a previous Bracketology Report,

Brett Siegel Bracketology: March 2, 2018

We are inching closer to  Selection Sunday and Conference Tournament are already in action! This weekend, we will crown our first conference tournament champions and we will be well on our way into the final week of the regular season! If you missed a previous Bracketology Report, catch up on the past