Tag: ncaa tournament

Hayes Permar

What does Hayes like about sports? Walk offs, walkovers, walk ups, walk outs, walks, Ewoks, “Walk Like A Man” by Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons. He is from Wake County and dropped out of Davidson, UNC and NC State, jumps on whatever in-state bandwagon is currently tracking towards a championship and has a favorite team but pretends he doesn’t for journalistic purposes.

NCAA Tournament Notebook: March 14th

While our attention will be on NC Central’s championship run, Syracuse also opens up their NCAA Tournament with a play-in game against Arizona State in Dayton tonight. With the Orange being among the last teams selected for the field of 68, many will try to turn tonight’s result into a validation or indictment of their… Read more »

Brack8ology: Who is (or are) #1(s)?


by Jon Pence Let’s look at the top line this week.  Which teams might end up on the top line on Selection Sunday? Virginia KenPom #1, NCAAGameSim #1, AP #1, RPI #1 As it stands Virginia seems like a lock to end up as a 1 seed.  The Hoos have lost just twice all season… Read more »

Brack8ology: Bubble Watch 2018 heats up


Brack8ology: the latest projected NCAA Tournament bracket from our numbers guy by Jon Pence Let’s look at the bubble where every game matters, but some more than others.   When people talk about the bubble they are referring typically to the teams that are amongst the last 8 teams to make it in any given… Read more »