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Archive for Tourney Time 2009

Welcome to the dance Cornell (You’re the first ones in)

 … But don’t expect to be one of the last ones standing
Cornell rolled to an Ivy League championship last year.
This year wasn’t nearly as easy.  To claim their fourth NCAA Tournament berth the Big Red just needed a loss from second place Princeton, which fell earlier in the day to Columbia.  Cornell (20-9, [...]

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Location, location, location always goes to the highest seeds in the NCAA Tournament

SI Bracketeer Andy Glockner sets the record straight on why each team goes where, and why the name of the region has nothing whatsoever to do with locations picked for the first and second rounds of the NCAA Tournament
Yesterday, I asked the question: where does the NCAA Tournament committe come up with its [...]

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Would someone get the NCAA Tourney committe a map!

The regions may be East, West, Midwest, and South, but take a look at where teams are really going to be slotted, and it quite frankly makes little sense

Don’t let the bare simplicity fool you.  A quick look at the NCAA Tournament regional final locations for 2009 show Boston (East), Glendale (West), Memphis [...]

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