Crunching the Numbers to Reveal Biggest Potential Upsets in the East 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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Find out what the professor has to say about some of the matchups in the East Region. What is likely to happen in the toss-up game between No. 8 Memphis and No. 9 George Washington? How likely is it that powerhouse No. 7 UConn will be upset by No. 10 St. Joseph's?

Find out what the numbers say, and be sure to watch this video before setting your bracket. As always, leave your comments below.