Hello There, Guest! (LoginRegister)

Post Reply 
2/8 Bracketology
Author Message
Bookmark and Share
stever20 Online
Legend
*

Posts: 29,757
Joined: Nov 2011
Reputation: 282
I Root For: College Sports
Location:
Post: #1
2/8 Bracketology
from Lunardi
Cincy 2 S Nashville vs Butler/TCU
Houston 12 W PIG San Diego vs USC, St Mary's, UNC
Wichita 6 MW Dallas vs M Tennessee, Texas Tech

Houston 2nd team in
Temple 6th team out
SMU 8th team out
02-08-2018 09:23 AM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply

maybeimhere Offline
Water Engineer
*

Posts: 66
Joined: Sep 2017
Reputation: 5
I Root For: Houston
Location:
Post: #2
RE: 2/8 Bracketology
CBS has SMU as part of the Last Four In and UCF in First Four Out.
02-08-2018 09:24 AM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
rath v2.0 Offline
Wartime Consigliere
*

Posts: 32,758
Joined: Jun 2007
Reputation: 802
I Root For: Three Floyds
Location: ΜΟΛΩΝ ΛΑΒΕ

Donators
Post: #3
RE: 2/8 Bracketology
CBS has UCF as 1st four out? Good Lord.
02-08-2018 09:30 AM
Visit this user's website Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
stever20 Online
Legend
*

Posts: 29,757
Joined: Nov 2011
Reputation: 282
I Root For: College Sports
Location:
Post: #4
RE: 2/8 Bracketology
1 plus for Houston at least- Boise right now listed as an automatic team. If Nevada won conference they would be out and Houston would have 1 more spot comfort.
02-08-2018 09:52 AM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
geef Offline
Shocka Con
*

Posts: 1,874
Joined: Nov 2010
Reputation: 85
I Root For: Cedric Glover
Location: Cascadia
Post: #5
RE: 2/8 Bracketology
(02-08-2018 09:24 AM)maybeimhere Wrote:  CBS has SMU as part of the Last Four In and UCF in First Four Out.

No offense to UCF, but not sure what Palm is doing there. They're done.

Bracketmatrix has Houston as a high 11, and on 107 of 108 of its brackets.
SMU is first four out, and Temple is picking up steam.
02-08-2018 10:37 AM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
ShockerFever Offline
All American
*

Posts: 3,212
Joined: Sep 2012
Reputation: 143
I Root For: Wichita State
Location:
Post: #6
RE: 2/8 Bracketology
I’m not sure how UCF is closer than Temple in any bracketology.

Palm is generally horrible though.
02-08-2018 10:45 AM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply

Pony94 Online
Moderator
*

Posts: 19,326
Joined: Apr 2004
Reputation: 489
I Root For: SMU
Location: Bee Cave, TX
Post: #7
RE: 2/8 Bracketology
Where are the NIT projections?
02-08-2018 10:46 AM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
Bearcat2012 Offline
All American
*

Posts: 4,391
Joined: Sep 2011
Reputation: 58
I Root For: Cincy Bearcats
Location:
Post: #8
RE: 2/8 Bracketology
(02-08-2018 10:46 AM)Pony94 Wrote:  Where are the NIT projections?

ask you shall .....

https://www.dratings.com/predictor/bracketology/

(NIT- scroll to bottom)

SMU - 3 seed
Temple 4 seed
UCF 8 seed
02-08-2018 11:14 AM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
KNIGHTTIME Offline
Hall of Famer
*

Posts: 12,076
Joined: May 2002
Reputation: 233
I Root For: '17 Natty Champ
Location:
Post: #9
RE: 2/8 Bracketology
(02-08-2018 10:45 AM)ShockerFever Wrote:  I’m not sure how UCF is closer than Temple in any bracketology.

Palm is generally horrible though.

Ucf might not be in the nit at this rate.
02-08-2018 11:15 AM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
Tiger1983 Offline
BBA
*

Posts: 22,416
Joined: Apr 2006
Reputation: 824
I Root For: Tigers - GTG!
Location: Outside Belle Meade

DonatorsDonatorsDonators
Post: #10
RE: 2/8 Bracketology
Temple needs to keep winning, but they may need help - by defeats - also from teams above them.
02-08-2018 12:47 PM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
stever20 Online
Legend
*

Posts: 29,757
Joined: Nov 2011
Reputation: 282
I Root For: College Sports
Location:
Post: #11
RE: 2/8 Bracketology
(02-08-2018 12:47 PM)Tiger1983 Wrote:  Temple needs to keep winning, but they may need help - by defeats - also from teams above them.

big place to watch this weekend is Arizona. The Arizona schools play USC and UCLA. Arizona sweeps would really hurt USC and UCLA(2 of the 7 closest teams to Temple). Marquette with a suddently difficult game with St John's. Va Tech and Kansas St with brutal games with Virginia and Texas Tech. A lot of potential losses just above them which does nothing but help Temple.
02-08-2018 12:59 PM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply

vabearcat Offline
1st String
*

Posts: 2,337
Joined: Nov 2004
Reputation: 48
I Root For:
Location:
Post: #12
RE: 2/8 Bracketology
(02-08-2018 09:23 AM)stever20 Wrote:  from Lunardi
Cincy 2 S Nashville vs Butler/TCU
Houston 12 W PIG San Diego vs USC, St Mary's, UNC
Wichita 6 MW Dallas vs M Tennessee, Texas Tech

Houston 2nd team in
Temple 6th team out
SMU 8th team out

Butler is exactly the kind of team that gives UC fits. Good shooters, good ballhandlers, high basketball IQ players. They've beaten Cincy in the two most recent match-ups by playing to those strengths.
02-08-2018 04:07 PM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
strongv Offline
1st String
*

Posts: 1,015
Joined: Nov 2010
Reputation: 8
I Root For: Houston
Location:
Post: #13
RE: 2/8 Bracketology
How there is still a bracket with Houston out of the tourney, is a mystery to me.

https://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/nc...318678002/
02-08-2018 05:45 PM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
CougarRed Offline
Heisman
*

Posts: 9,682
Joined: Feb 2006
Reputation: 283
I Root For: Houston
Location:
Post: #14
RE: 2/8 Bracketology
(02-08-2018 05:45 PM)strongv Wrote:  How there is still a bracket with Houston out of the tourney, is a mystery to me.

Before tonight's SMU game, Houston is in 107 brackets out of 108 tracked by the BracketMatrix.

http://www.bracketmatrix.com

Historically over the last 12 teams, only 9 schools have been snubbed when they've made at least 2/3 of the final brackets tracked by BracketMatrix.
(This post was last modified: 02-08-2018 05:56 PM by CougarRed.)
02-08-2018 05:53 PM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
rath v2.0 Offline
Wartime Consigliere
*

Posts: 32,758
Joined: Jun 2007
Reputation: 802
I Root For: Three Floyds
Location: ΜΟΛΩΝ ΛΑΒΕ

Donators
Post: #15
RE: 2/8 Bracketology
(02-08-2018 04:07 PM)vabearcat Wrote:  
(02-08-2018 09:23 AM)stever20 Wrote:  from Lunardi
Cincy 2 S Nashville vs Butler/TCU
Houston 12 W PIG San Diego vs USC, St Mary's, UNC
Wichita 6 MW Dallas vs M Tennessee, Texas Tech

Houston 2nd team in
Temple 6th team out
SMU 8th team out

Butler is exactly the kind of team that gives UC fits. Good shooters, good ballhandlers, high basketball IQ players. They've beaten Cincy in the two most recent match-ups by playing to those strengths.

And oddly enough its the exact type of school UC gets on a collision course the 1st weekend nearly every year.
02-08-2018 06:14 PM
Visit this user's website Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
C0|db|00ded Offline
Instrument of Pain

Posts: 3,531
Joined: Apr 2017
I Root For: Wichita State
Location:
Post: #16
RE: 2/8 Bracketology
(02-08-2018 06:14 PM)rath v2.0 Wrote:  
(02-08-2018 04:07 PM)vabearcat Wrote:  
(02-08-2018 09:23 AM)stever20 Wrote:  from Lunardi
Cincy 2 S Nashville vs Butler/TCU
Houston 12 W PIG San Diego vs USC, St Mary's, UNC
Wichita 6 MW Dallas vs M Tennessee, Texas Tech

Houston 2nd team in
Temple 6th team out
SMU 8th team out

Butler is exactly the kind of team that gives UC fits. Good shooters, good ballhandlers, high basketball IQ players. They've beaten Cincy in the two most recent match-ups by playing to those strengths.

And oddly enough its the exact type of school UC gets on a collision course the 1st weekend nearly every year.

It's always the other guy's fault. Spoken like a true ex-major conference member.

To advance in the NCAA tournament you need good shooters, good ballhandlers, high BBIQ, and serviceable defense. I think lock-down defense is more important for the conference grind than the NCAA tournament. In the Dance things usually open up a little and scoring is encouraged by the refs/NCAA for television purposes.


T


...03-cool
02-08-2018 07:06 PM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply

OUGwave Offline
All American
*

Posts: 3,824
Joined: Nov 2003
Reputation: 98
I Root For:
Location:
Post: #17
RE: 2/8 Bracketology
(02-08-2018 09:23 AM)stever20 Wrote:  from Lunardi
Cincy 2 S Nashville vs Butler/TCU
Houston 12 W PIG San Diego vs USC, St Mary's, UNC
Wichita 6 MW Dallas vs M Tennessee, Texas Tech

Houston 2nd team in
Temple 6th team out
SMU 8th team out

So much time left for temple to get back in. If they’re at all close, the SOS will get them over the hump.
02-08-2018 07:21 PM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
goodknightfl Offline
Hall of Famer
*

Posts: 16,663
Joined: Feb 2004
Reputation: 228
I Root For:
Location:
Post: #18
RE: 2/8 Bracketology
(02-08-2018 10:45 AM)ShockerFever Wrote:  I’m not sure how UCF is closer than Temple in any bracketology.

Palm is generally horrible though.

Palm is drinking too much coconut juice. We are not sniffing a bid this year.
02-09-2018 08:22 AM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
shocks02 Offline
Bench Warmer
*

Posts: 138
Joined: Dec 2007
Reputation: 5
I Root For: Wichita State
Location:
Post: #19
RE: 2/8 Bracketology
This bracket should get a good reception around here...

https://twitter.com/CBBonFOX/status/962039598443458560
02-09-2018 03:14 PM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
geef Offline
Shocka Con
*

Posts: 1,874
Joined: Nov 2010
Reputation: 85
I Root For: Cedric Glover
Location: Cascadia
Post: #20
RE: 2/8 Bracketology
(02-09-2018 08:22 AM)goodknightfl Wrote:  
(02-08-2018 10:45 AM)ShockerFever Wrote:  I’m not sure how UCF is closer than Temple in any bracketology.

Palm is generally horrible though.

Palm is drinking too much coconut juice. We are not sniffing a bid this year.

Palm has a new bracket out today. He gave up the juice, and dropped UCF.
02-09-2018 03:20 PM
Find all posts by this user Quote this message in a reply
Post Reply 




User(s) browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)


Copyright © 2002-2018 Collegiate Sports Nation Bulletin Board System (CSNbbs), All Rights Reserved.
CSNbbs is an independent fan site and is in no way affiliated to the NCAA or any of the schools and conferences it represents.
This site monetizes links. FTC Disclosure.
We allow third-party companies to serve ads and/or collect certain anonymous information when you visit our web site. These companies may use non-personally identifiable information (e.g., click stream information, browser type, time and date, subject of advertisements clicked or scrolled over) during your visits to this and other Web sites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services likely to be of greater interest to you. These companies typically use a cookie or third party web beacon to collect this information. To learn more about this behavioral advertising practice or to opt-out of this type of advertising, you can visit http://www.networkadvertising.org.
Powered By MyBB, © 2002-2018 MyBB Group.