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  1. Bubble Banter: Three teams can lock up a bid, and then there’s N.C. State

    Mar 15, 2014, 5:23 PM EDT

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    Get caught up on all of Saturday’s action on the bubble.

  2. Bubble Banter: Monster day for teams on the cutline

    Mar 15, 2014, 1:55 AM EDT

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    Get caught up on all of Friday’s bubble action.

  3. Bubble Banter: Who will earn a bid to the Big Dance?

    Mar 13, 2014, 11:23 PM EDT

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    Get caught up on all of today’s bubble action.

  4. Pac-12 Tournament: Colorado holds off California

    Mar 13, 2014, 8:18 PM EDT

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    Colorado wins its second straight to advance to the Pac-12 tournament semifinals.

  5. SEC Tournament: Arkansas does itself no favors with loss to South Carolina

    Mar 13, 2014, 7:12 PM EDT

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    SEC bubble team Arkansas can only wait and hope they’ve done enough in the eyes of the selection committee after falling to South Carolina in the second round of the SEC tournament

  6. Bubble Banter: Did Georgetown’s bubble just burst?

    Mar 12, 2014, 11:56 PM EDT

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    There are eight days left until Selection Sunday. Every morning from now until the bracket comes out, we’ll help you get caught up on the happenings with impact on the bubble from the night before. Our latest bracket projection can be found here. (This post will update throughout the night) WINNERS Utah: The Utes knocked…

  7. Bubble Banter: Will the WCC get two bids?

    Mar 11, 2014, 2:05 AM EDT

    Tyler Haws, Kevin Pangos

    There are eight days left until Selection Sunday. Every morning from now until the bracket comes out, we’ll help you get caught up on the happenings with impact on the bubble from the night before. Our latest bracket projection can be found here. Gonzaga: The Zags entered Monday night’s WCC quarterfinal sitting in pretty good…

  8. Bubble Banter: Nebraska’s marquee win, St. Joseph’s problematic loss

    Mar 9, 2014, 11:09 PM EDT

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    Catch up on all of today’s bubble action. Is Nebraska a lock after beating Wisconsin? Can St. Joseph’s still dance after losing to La Salle?

  9. Bubble Banter: Oregon, Tennessee headline Saturday’s early winners

    Mar 8, 2014, 11:16 PM EDT

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    Get caught up on all of Saturday’s bubble action

  10. Bubble Banter: Xavier misses out on a big win

    Mar 7, 2014, 1:05 AM EDT

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    There are 11 days left until Selection Sunday. Every morning from now until the bracket comes out, we’ll help you get caught up on the happenings with impact on the bubble from the night before.

  11. Bubble Banter: Colorado, Dayton the day’s biggest winners

    Mar 6, 2014, 12:16 AM EDT

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    There are 11 days left until Selection Sunday. Every morning from now until the bracket comes out, we’ll help you get caught up on the happenings with impact on the bubble from the night before.  You can see NBCSports.com’s latest bracket here. WINNERS Dayton: The Flyers are suddenly in a great position to earn a…

  12. Bubble Banter: Welcome to the tournament, Baylor

    Mar 5, 2014, 1:29 AM EDT

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    There are 12 days left until Selection Sunday. Every morning from now until the bracket comes out, we’ll help you get caught up on the happenings with impact on the bubble from the night before.  You can see NBCSports.com’s latest bracket here. WINNERS Georgetown: The Hoyas landed a huge win over No. 13 Creighton on…

  13. Bubble Banter: Is Pitt still an NCAA tournament team?

    Mar 3, 2014, 11:55 PM EDT

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    There are 12 days left until Selection Sunday. Every morning from now until the bracket comes out, we’ll help you get caught up on the happenings with impact on the bubble from the night before.  You can see NBCSports.com’s latest bracket here. Just for kicks, I’m going to give you a profile of a bubble…

  14. Bubble Banter: Saturday’s winners and losers

    Mar 1, 2014, 11:53 PM EDT

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    There are 15 days left until Selection Sunday. Every morning from now until the bracket comes out, we’ll help you get caught up on the happenings with impact on the bubble from the night before.  You can see NBCSports.com’s latest bracket here. (This post will be updated throughout the day) WINNERS Oklahoma State: The Pokes…

  15. Bubble Banter: Oregon and Arkansas make statements

    Feb 28, 2014, 2:18 AM EDT

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    There are 17 days left until Selection Sunday. Every morning from now until the bracket comes out, we’ll help you get caught up on the happenings with impact on the bubble from the night before.  You can see NBCSports.com’s latest bracket here. Arkansas (RPI: 65, KenPom: 46) all of a sudden looks like an NCAA…

  16. Bubble Banter: Just how close is Pitt to the bubble?

    Feb 27, 2014, 2:34 AM EDT

    Pitt v Syracuse

    There are 18 days left until Selection Sunday. Every morning from now until the bracket comes out, we’ll help you get caught up on the happenings with impact on the bubble from the night before.  You can see NBCSports.com’s latest bracket here. Pitt (RPI: 45, KenPom: 18) beat Boston College on Wednesday night. Not all…

  17. Bubble Banter: St. Joseph’s, Xavier, Minnesota celebrate big wins

    Feb 26, 2014, 1:11 AM EDT

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    There are 23 days left until Selection Sunday. Every morning from now until the bracket comes out, we’ll help you get caught up on the happenings with impact on the bubble from the night before.  You can see NBCSports.com’s latest bracket here. Dayton (RPI: 54, KenPom: 64) went to Philly and got worked over by St.…

  18. Bubble Banter: Oklahoma State controls destiny with a tough road ahead

    Feb 25, 2014, 12:30 AM EDT

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    There are 23 days left until Selection Sunday. Every morning from now until the bracket comes out, we’ll help you get caught up on the happenings with impact on the bubble from the night before.  You can see NBCSports.com’s latest bracket here. Oklahoma State (RPI: 49, KenPom: 27) may have left Marcus Smart’s jersey in…

  19. Bubble Banter: Kansas State’s profile is not as strong as you might think

    Feb 23, 2014, 1:06 AM EDT

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    There are 23 days left until Selection Sunday. Every morning from now until the bracket comes out, we’ll help you get caught up on the happenings with impact on the bubble from the night before.  This post will be updated throughout the night. You can see NBCSports.com’s latest bracket here. Barring some kind of insanity…

  20. Bubble Banter: Just how close is Gonzaga to missing the tournament?

    Feb 21, 2014, 1:50 AM EDT

    Tyler Haws, Kevin Pangos

    There are 23 days left until Selection Sunday. Every morning from now until the bracket comes out, we’ll help you get caught up on the happenings with impact on the bubble from the night before.  You can see NBCSports.com’s latest bracket here. BYU (RPI: 42, KenPom: 55) knocked off Gonzaga (RPI: 24, KenPom: 27) on Thursday night,…

  21. Bubble Banter: Minnesota’s loss to Illinois sets them back

    Feb 20, 2014, 10:39 AM EDT

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    There are 24 days left until Selection Sunday. Every morning from now until the bracket comes out, we’ll help you get caught up on the happenings with impact on the bubble from the night before.  You can see NBCSports.com’s latest bracket here. Minnesota (RPI: 43, KenPom: 50) really hurt themselves on Wednesday night, as they…

  22. Bubble Banter: Providence loses a heart breaker to Villanova

    Feb 19, 2014, 12:35 AM EDT

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    There are 25 days left until Selection Sunday. Every morning from now until the bracket comes out, we’ll help you get caught up on the happenings with impact on the bubble from the night before.  You can see NBCSports.com’s latest bracket here. If Providence (RPI: 58, KenPom: 56) ends up missing the NCAA tournament this…

  23. Bubble Banter: Oklahoma State headed to an interesting Selection Sunday

    Feb 18, 2014, 9:50 AM EDT

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    There are 26 days left until Selection Sunday. Every morning from now until the bracket comes out, we’ll help you get caught up on the happenings with impact on the bubble from the night before.  You can see NBCSports.com’s latest bracket here. After last night’s overtime loss at Baylor, Oklahoma State (RPI: 46, KenPom: 41)…

  24. Bubble Banter: Why the biggest game of the day was between Missouri and Tennessee

    Feb 15, 2014, 6:50 PM EDT

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    There are 28 days left until Selection Sunday. Every morning from now until the bracket comes out, we’ll help you get caught up on the happenings with impact on the bubble from the night before.  You can see NBCSports.com’s latest bracket here. Tennessee (RPI: 50, KenPom: 25) and Missouri (RPI: 43, KenPom: 46) are both currently sitting…

  25. Bubble Banter: Can Minnesota avoid playing their way out of the tourney?

    Feb 14, 2014, 1:18 AM EDT

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    There are 30 days left until Selection Sunday. Every morning from now until the bracket comes out, we’ll help you get caught up on the happenings with impact on the bubble from the night before.  You can see NBCSports.com’s latest bracket here. Minnesota (RPI: 39, KenPom: 39) lost to No. 21 Wisconsin on Thursday night.…

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