Crunching the Numbers to Reveal Biggest Potential Upsets in the West Region

BR StudiosFeatured ColumnistMarch 17, 2014

Professor Sheldon Jacobson, the true numbers guru from the University of Illinois, uses 29 years of statistical bracket data to break down, analyze and predict the outcome of March Madness.

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Could a No. 12 seed like the North Dakota State Bison upset the Oklahoma Sooners, a No. 5 seed?

Even stranger, could No. 2 seed Wisconsin get upset by No. 15 seed American?

Find out what the professor and his data says, and be sure to watch this video before picking your "sure wins."

Comment below with what you think might happen.