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NCAA Tournament Previews

  1. Eight up-transfers who will impact the NCAA tournament

    Mar 20, 2014, 9:11 AM EDT

    Rodney Hood

    We identify the eight up-transfers who have significantly impacted their squads and helped boost those teams into the NCAA field.

  2. Looking at the top big men in the 2014 NCAA Tournament

    Mar 19, 2014, 2:10 PM EDT

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    Michigan center Mitch McGary was the NCAA tournament breakout star in 2013. Will another big man emerge this March?

  3. Looking at the top wings in the 2014 NCAA Tournament

    Mar 19, 2014, 12:45 PM EDT

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    The national player of the year and two projected top-3 NBA draft picks have been on the wing this season. Check out the top forwards in the 2014 NCAA Tournament.

  4. Barack-etology: President Obama fills out his bracket (PHOTO)

    Mar 19, 2014, 10:17 AM EDT

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    You have to admit POTUS knows his hoops.

  5. CBT’s Picks: Take a look at our NCAA tourney Brackets

    Mar 18, 2014, 4:21 PM EDT

    Last minute bracket adjustments? We got you covered.

  6. Eleven possible unsung heroes in the Big Dance

    Mar 18, 2014, 9:00 AM EDT

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    A quality “unsung hero” could mean the difference between a good season and a truly special one.

  7. Upset Watch: Meet the little guys that could win in the Round of 64

    Mar 17, 2014, 7:30 PM EDT

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    Every year America loves to root for the underdog in the NCAA Tournament. Meet five double-digit seeds that could win in the Round of 64.

  8. Twelve round of 32, Sweet 16 match-ups we crave

    Mar 17, 2014, 6:17 PM EDT

    Slo mo

    We hope these teams make it past the opening round, because these twelve round of 32 and Sweet 16 match-ups would be thrilling.

  9. Dummy’s Guide to filling out an NCAA tournament bracket

    Mar 17, 2014, 2:45 PM EDT

    NCAA

    Want to win your tourney pool? We’re here to help.

  10. Picking an NCAA tournament bracket in 68 seconds

    Mar 17, 2014, 1:36 PM EDT

    Andrew Wiggins

    Does this pick-basketball-games-without-thinking system really work? Well, it depends what you mean by “work.” If by “work” you mean — “is this system successful in picking winners?” well, results are mixed.

  11. How to run the perfect NCAA Tournament pool

    Mar 17, 2014, 12:00 PM EDT

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    Running an NCAA Tournament pool and need advice on scoring, prizes, format and operating system? CBT has got you covered.

  12. Eight players you want with the ball in crunch time

    Mar 17, 2014, 11:27 AM EDT

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    The game’s on the line. Does your team have someone capable of carrying the load?

  13. South Region Preview: Can anyone stop the Florida Gators?

    Mar 17, 2014, 8:59 AM EDT

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    Florida hasn’t lost since the end of November. Will they get get upended before the Final Four?

  14. East Region Preview: Are Michigan State and Iowa State the two best teams?

    Mar 17, 2014, 8:03 AM EDT

    Illinois v Michigan State

    Find out why people like the No. 3 and No. 4 seeds more than the No. 1 and No. 2 seeds in the East Region.

  15. West Region Preview: Arizona rules, but chaos could reign

    Mar 17, 2014, 7:40 AM EDT

    Caleb Johnson, Doug McDermott

    Arizona is the best defensive team in the country, but can they hang on to win a region with three of the hottest teams in the country and Dougie McBuckets?

  16. Midwest Region Preview: Is 4-seed Louisville the favorite?

    Mar 17, 2014, 7:00 AM EDT

    Louisville v SMU

    Wichita State didn’t get any favors as a No. 1 seed, but Louisville got a great draw as a No. 4.

  17. Eight teams that can win it all in 2014

    Mar 16, 2014, 11:58 PM EDT

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    The way I see it, there are eight teams that can win a national title. Here they are in order.

  18. 2014 NCAA Tournament Printable Bracket

    Mar 16, 2014, 10:42 PM EDT

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    2014 NCAA Tournament Printable Bracket

  19. SMU headlines the list of bubble teams that got snubbed

    Mar 16, 2014, 8:12 PM EDT

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    Which bubble teams have the most to gripe about after not making the field of 68? We take a look at a few of them.

  20. 2014 NCAA Tournament East Region: Instant Analysis

    Mar 16, 2014, 6:37 PM EDT

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    Instant analysis of the East Region.

  21. 2014 NCAA Tournament West Region: Instant Analysis

    Mar 16, 2014, 6:22 PM EDT

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    Instant analysis of the NCAA Tournament’s West Region.