Predictions are like opinions. Everyone's got them, and a lot of us have ones that no one else agrees with.
But when they go horribly wrong, no one really cares that your predictions were wrong. Sure, your friends might joke about it a bit, but that's it.
It's different when those predictions reach mass-appeal level, and when they're made by those of us in the media who are called on to be experts in the sports we cover.
More than halfway through the 2013-14 college basketball season, there are a few pretty significant preseason predictions that are looking foolish right now. Those who made them would probably like that to be forgotten, but that's not possible in the Internet age.
But just in case you hadn't stumbled upon them yourself back before the year began, here's a look at some of the doozies that haven't come close to happening.