NCAA Tournament Preview: #3 MSU vs #14 Bucknell

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Noah Holley Bracketology: Final Projections

*denotes auto bid 1 seeds Virginia* Villanova* Kansas* Xavier 2 seeds North Carolina Duke Purdue Cincinnati* 3 seeds Tennessee Auburn Michigan State Michigan* 4 seeds West Virginia Arizona* Gonzaga Kentucky* 5 seeds Texas Tech Clemson Wichita State Houston 6 seeds Ohio State Miami Arkansas Florida 7 seeds Texas A&M TCU Seton Hall Virginia Tech 8 seeds Oklahoma Butler

Noah Holley Bracketology Update: March 5

1 seeds Virginia* Villanova Xavier* Duke 2 seeds Kansas* North Carolina Purdue Cincinnati* 3 seeds Auburn* Michigan State Tennessee Michigan* 4 seeds Texas Tech Wichita State West Virginia Gonzaga 5 seeds Clemson Florida Arizona* Ohio State 6 seeds Kentucky Houston Texas A&M Arkansas 7 seeds Seton Hall Miami Virginia Tech TCU 8 seeds Oklahoma NC State

Noah Holley Bracketology Update: February 26

1 seeds Virginia* Villanova Xavier* North Carolina I'm honestly shocked that so few people consider UNC to be a 1 seed at the moment.  Name a better collection of quality wins on the planet, I dare you. 2 seeds Kansas* Duke Michigan State* Purdue After securing the Big Ten regular season title this

Detailed List of College Basketball Teams with Direct Ties to Federal Probe

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Noah Holley Bracketology Update: February 19, 2018

1 seeds Virginia* Villanova Xavier* Kansas 2 seeds Auburn* Duke Michigan State* North Carolina 3 seeds Texas Tech* Purdue Cincinnati* Clemson 4 seeds Arizona* Tennessee Gonzaga* Wichita State 5 seeds Ohio State Rhode Island* West Virginia Texas A&M 6 seeds Oklahoma Houston Kentucky Arizona State 7 seeds Florida Alabama Michigan Missouri 8 seeds Nevada* Arkansas Florida State

Noah Holley Bracketology

UPDATE #2 (JANUARY 23, 2018)  1 SEEDS Villanova* Purdue* Virginia* Duke 2 SEEDS Kansas* Clemson (+1) Oklahoma (+1) Xavier 3 SEEDS UNC (-1) Ohio State Michigan State West Virginia (-1) 4 SEEDS Texas Tech Arizona* Auburn* Florida 5 SEEDS Arizona State Cincinnati* Tennessee Kentucky 6 SEEDS Seton Hall Gonzaga Michigan TCU (+1) 7 SEEDS Texas A&M Creighton

NCAA Tournament Matchup Preview: #5 Virginia vs #12 UNC-Wilmington

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Noah Holley Bracketology: Final Bracket Projection of 2016-17

(BOLD denotes lock) EAST Sites: Buffalo, Milwaukee, Indianapolis, Tulsa 1 Villanova vs 16 NC Central/Mount St. Mary's 8 Maryland vs 9 Arkansas 5 Virginia vs 12 Vermont 4 Iowa State vs 13 Bucknell 6 Wisconsin vs 11 Rhode Island 3 Louisville vs 14 Northern Kentucky 7 Saint Mary's vs 10 Xavier 2 Baylor vs 15 Texas Southern SOUTH Sites: Greenville, Orlando, Salt Lake

Noah Holley Bracketology: Selection Sunday Breakdown, Part 1

(*denotes projected lock, BOLD denotes lock, (!) denotes team is on the fence) EAST (New York City) Sites: Buffalo, Orlando, Indianapolis, Tulsa 1 Villanova vs 16 North Carolina Central/Mount St. Mary's 8 Virginia Tech vs 9 Northwestern 5 West Virginia vs 12 Southern Cal (!)/Rhode Island (!) 4 Notre Dame vs 13 Winthrop 6 SMU vs 11 South Carolina 3 Louisville vs 14

Noah Holley Bracketology: March 11, 2017

One.  More.  Day. How's it going, everybody?  Welcome back to my bracket.  In case you were unaware, today is a pretty important day in college hoops.  We fanatics refer to it as "Championship Saturday."  This is because a whopping 15 tickets will be punched today, including those from the Pac-12, ACC,

Noah Holley Bracketology: March 10, 2017

EAST Sites: Buffalo, Orlando, Orlando, Tulsa 1 Villanova* vs 16 Mount St Mary's*/South Dakota State* 8 Oklahoma State vs 9 Northwestern 5 Virginia vs 12 Vermont* 4 Florida vs 13 East Tennessee State 6 Wisconsin vs 11 Vanderbilt 3 Florida State vs 14 Florida Gulf Coast 7 Dayton vs 10 Marquette 2 Baylor vs 15 Texas Southern* SOUTH Sites: Greenville, Indianapolis,

Noah Holley Bracketology: March 9, 2017

How's it going, everybody! Welcome to my updated bracket.  People, we are just THREE days away from Selection Sunday!  This is the craziest time of the year in college basketball, and it's about to get even crazier today, as the top seeds in the major conference tournaments will hit the court. We

Noah Holley Bracketology: March 7, 2017

What's up, everybody!  Welcome to my latest bracket. As you guys know, it is officially March Madness.  As of Tuesday, seven of the 32 automatic bids have been clinched. Let's take a look at those seven teams: TICKETS PUNCHED: Tonight, four more conference champions will be crowned, from the WCC, the Summit, the Horizon

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Noah Holley Bracketology: March 1, 2016

(*denotes projected automatic bid) EAST Sites: Greenville, Milwaukee, Buffalo, Tulsa 1 North Carolina* vs 16 NC Central* 8 South Carolina vs 9 Wichita State* 5 West Virginia vs 12 Vermont* 4 Purdue* vs 13 Akron* 6 Creighton vs 11 Middle Tennessee State* 3 Kentucky* vs 14 Bucknell* 7 Virginia Tech vs 10 Northwestern 2 Baylor vs 15 Winthrop* SOUTH  Sites: Buffalo, Orlando,