1. Michigan State's Easiest Road to Winning the 2013 NCAA Basketball Title

    Michigan State is no stranger to the Sweet 16 and beyond. Counting this year, the Spartans have reached this round of the NCAA tournament 17 times in school history, and Tom Izzo has led MSU this far in 11 of his 18 years in East Lansing...

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  2. 10 Unsung Heroes Who Are Key to Sweet 16 Success

    Are you set for the Sweet 16? Eight closely contested games will go down on Thursday and Friday. Some of the best performances in these matchups will come from players who aren't their teams' stars...

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  3. Ranking the Most Lethal Sharpshooters of the Sweet 16

    Many of the college basketball teams playing this week in the Sweet 16 know the importance of three-point shooting...

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  4. Odds for Every Sweet 16 Team to Win 2013 NCAA Championship

    Is this year's March Madness great or what? Plenty of amazing upsets, surprising comebacks and a wide variety of star players that have made the 2013 NCAA tournament exceptional...

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  5. March Madness 2013: Have Louisville Cardinals Become the Unstoppable Team?

    The Louisville Cardinals are the hottest team in the 2013 NCAA tournament. The word “unstoppable” should not casually be thrown around to describe sports teams...

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  6. Will Gonzaga Go Down as the Worst No. 1 Seed in NCAA Tournament History?

    This was supposed to be the year that Gonzaga finally made it to the Final Four. The Bulldogs entered this year’s March Madness as a No. 1 seed and were placed in what arguably is the easiest of the four regions...

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  7. Biggest Bracket Busters from Round of 64 in NCAA Tournament

    March Madness' round of 64 is finished and it did not disappoint! Plenty of double-digit-seeded teams have sent their lower seeded opponents packing...

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  8. Will Harvard Be the Cinderella of the 2013 NCAA Tournament?

    Harvard pulled off a gigantic upset over No. 3-seed New Mexico, 68-62, in the round of 64 of this year's NCAA men's basketball tournament, the first true day of March Madness...

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  9. NCAA Tournament Teams on Upset Alert in the Round of 64

    The first round of March Madness is complete, and we are ready to open the full schedule of games of the second round. Without a doubt, we will see close calls, buzzer-beaters and full-fledged upsets from this point on in the tournament...

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  10. Most Clutch Players in the 2013 NCAA Tournament

    March Madness creates nonstop opportunities where someone needs to step up. When the shot clock is running down, when the half is getting close or when the game is on the line, in ...

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  11. 25 Greatest Moments in NCAA Tournament History

    Game-winning shots, buzzer-beaters and dramatic finishes are all awesome parts of March Madness. There is nothing like watching a No. 14 seed going down to the wire against a No...

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  12. Ranking the 10 Hottest Teams in the NCAA Tournament

    Every college basketball coach wants to hit March Madness at full speed. Rather than back their way into the NCAA tournament, teams want to play their best ball when Selection Sunday arrives and the committee announces the pairings...

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  13. Opening Odds for Every Team in 2013 NCAA Tournament

    We now know the 68 teams that make up the field for the 2013 NCAA tournament. Brackets are being downloaded and printed...

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  14. Bubble Teams 2013: 5 Squads Likely to Squeak into Tournament

    Championship week gives teams a chance to make up for past mistakes, bad losses and messed up RPI ratings...

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  15. 5 Teams in Need of a Wake-Up Call Before 2013 NCAA Tournament

    As Championship Week rolls on and Selection Sunday gets closer, college basketball teams are going in every direction possible. Some teams' March Madness hopes are improving, while others have been snuffed out...

    Doug Brodess Written by Doug Brodess about over 1 year ago 7,103 reads 9 comments

  16. Wooden Watch: Ranking the 15 Finalists Entering March Madness

    Championship Week is in full swing and Selection Sunday is just a few days away And the high-quality, full-intensity college hoops action has just begun...

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  17. 10 Bubble Teams Most Likely to Get Snubbed on Selection Sunday

    As championship week heats up, bubble teams have one last shot at showing the nation that they belong in this year's March Madness...

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  18. The Biggest Weakness of Every Top 10 Team as March Madness Looms

    Parity has been a word used a lot to describe the 2012-13 college basketball season. When you look throughout the country, there are teams from every conference that could win it ...

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  19. Last-Second Predictions for Major Conference Tournaments

    If you are a basketball fan and you don't like Championship Week, you may want to consider going to the doctor.....

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  20. 10 College Basketball Teams with Most to Gain in Conference Tournaments

    Has there ever been so much riding on the outcome of college basketball's Championship Week? Teams will work their way into or out of March Madness by what happens. Programs will improve or damage their position for Selection Sunday 2013 ...

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  21. Top Players to Watch as NCAA Conference Tournaments Take Center Stage

    Championship Week is here, and five teams have already punched their tickets to the 2013 NCAA tournament: Creighton (Missouri Valley), Liberty (Big South), Florida Gulf Coast (Atlantic Sun), Harvard (Ivy League) and Belmont (Ohio Valley)...

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  22. Why UNC-Duke Is the Best Rivalry in College Basketball

    North Carolina and Duke have the best and most heated rivalry in college basketball. The two schools that are literally located just miles apart can't stand each other. Both of these programs have been highly successful for a long, long time...

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  23. Ranking the 10 Most Dangerous Shooting Teams in College Basketball

    One of the most important factors in playing winning basketball is simply being able to shoot the ball. Fellow Bleacher Report columnist C.J...

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  24. The 25 Most Shocking Upsets of the Year in College Basketball

    The 2012-13 college basketball season could be called "The Attack of the Killer Upset." Very few, if any, seasons have had the kinds or the quantity of underdogs knocking off the favorites...

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  25. 10 Mid-Major Basketball Teams Poised to Make a Big Run

    March Madness officially begins on Selection Sunday. On March 17, the pairings will be set and brackets will be filled out. Some of the teams that will make deeps run in the tournament will be mid-majors...

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