1. Projecting the Field of 65: March 14

    Watching a single-overtime game in person is almost as good as watching a six-OT contest on TV. Well, not really. But enough about my love of Syracuse basketball...

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  2. Projecting the Field of 65: March 13

    Any UConn fans have two Friday night tickets they wanna sell me? It's 2:59 am, my left knee hurts for no apparent reason, and I'm physically and emotionally exhausted from rooting my alma mater ...

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  3. The Schwach Indicator: March 12

    Texas A&M dropped only two spots in the Schwach Indicator standings following its loss to Texas Tech Wednesday night, and so the Aggies appear to be safe for the time being...

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  4. Projecting the Field of 65: March 12

    How do you blow a 21-point lead when you're less than 20 minutes away from locking up an NCAA berth? That's exactly what Texas A&M did Wednesday night in the first round of the Big XII tournament against Texas Tech...

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  5. The Schwach Indicator: March 11

    Cleveland State took a great leap up the Schwach Indicator standings with its win at Butler Tuesday night in the Horizon final. For those of you who missed the explanation of this new evaluation tool, here's a quick recap...

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  6. Projecting the Field of 65 (March 11)

    My buddy Brad Wachtel was thrilled when Coach Gary Waters and Cleveland State beat Butler Tuesday night to win the Horizon League tournament and advance to the Big Dance...

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  7. Projecting the Field of 65: March 10

    Now the real fun begins. With just five days left until Selection Sunday, I will be updating my projections daily as the major conference tournaments determine which are the last few teams in the field of 65...

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  8. The Schwach Indicator: March 10

    This is the ninth week of the Schwach Indicator standings. For those of you who missed the explanation of this new evaluation tool, here's a quick recap...

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  9. Projecting the Field of 65: Mar. 4

    Welcome to March, the greatest month of the year. Conference tournaments are underway and Selection Sunday is just 11 days away...

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  10. The Schwach Indicator: March 3

    This is the eighth week of the Schwach Indicator standings. For those of you who missed the explanation of this new evaluation tool, here's a quick recap...

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  11. March Madness Field of 65 Projections: Feb. 25

    I say it every year, but I will say it again. The NCAA needs to eliminate the final at-large spot and go back to a 64-team field...

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  12. The Schwach Indicator: Feb. 24

    This is the seventh week of the Schwach Indicator standings. For those of you who missed the explanation of this new evaluation tool, here's a quick recap...

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  13. Kilroy Was Here: The Story of Boxer and Stuntman Billy "Kilroy" Ramoth

    This article first appeared in the February 2008 edition of the Clifton Merchant Magazine. Most 80-year-old men have a scrapbook lying around their house somewhere, documenting accomplishments of a lifetime...

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  14. Projecting the Field of 65: Feb. 18

    With Selection Sunday now just 25 days away, I present to you my most in depth projections yet; including a pecking order among my first 16 teams out...

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  15. The Schwach Indicator: Feb. 17

    This is the sixth week of the Schwach Indicator standings. For those of you who missed the explanation of this new evaluation tool, here's a quick recap...

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  16. Bombers Banter: 2009 Season Outlook

    With pitchers and catchers scheduled to report for the Yankees this Friday, I figured it was a good time to break out the first Bombers Banter of 2009. Participating this time around are Todd Jackson, Marissa Marchese, Marisa Scolamiero and AJ Martelli...

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  17. Projecting the Field of 65: Feb. 11

    There was a lot of movement around the bubble this week, as streaking off the radar teams (Kansas State and Cincinnati) began to pass previously solid schools that are now mired in losing streaks (Georgetown and Baylor)...

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  18. The Schwach Indicator: Feb. 10

    This is the fifth week of the Schwach Indicator standings. For those of you who missed the explanation of this new evaluation tool, here's a quick recap...

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  19. Projecting the Field of 65: Feb. 4

    It's my 26th birthday and so my present to you is an updated Bracket Projection. Don't forget to check out the Schwach Indicator to see how this new evaluation tool is affecting my projections...

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  20. The Schwach Indicator: Feb. 3

    This is the fourth week of the Schwach Indicator standings. For those of you who missed the explanation of this new evaluation tool, here's a quick recap...

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  21. Projecting the Field of 65: Jan. 28

    The Schwach Indicator is becoming more and more accurate as we near the midway point of league play. All four of my top seeds (Oklahoma, Connecticut, Duke, and Pittsburgh) are in the top four of the new rankings...

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  22. The Schwach Indicator: Jan. 27

    This is the third week of the Schwach Indicator standings. For those of you who missed the explanation of this new evaluation tool, here's a quick recap...

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  23. Projecting the Field of 65: Jan. 21

    Ten of the top 13 teams in my bracket hail from the ACC (4) and Big East (6) as these two leagues continue to dominate play this season...

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  24. The Schwach Indicator: Jan. 21

    This is the second week of the Schwach Indicator standings. For those of you who missed last week's explanation of this new evaluation tool, here's a quick recap...

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  25. Picking All 127 Matches at the 2009 Australian Open

    FIRST ROUND Rafael Nadal (1) def. Christophe Rochus Rafa still lacks a hard-court major title on his resume, but he’s also never lost in the first round of one. Florent Serra def...

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