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Re: Bracketology 2019-20

Post by Bluejaygrad03 » Sat Nov 09, 2019 10:31 pm

Nicholls State 75, Pitt 70
Southern Utah 79, Nebraska 78 (F/2OT) (A long season in Lincoln too?)

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Re: Bracketology 2019-20

Post by squirrel » Mon Nov 11, 2019 8:27 pm

DePaul destroying Iowa at Carver Hawkeye :lol:
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Re: Bracketology 2019-20

Post by Bluejaygrad03 » Mon Nov 11, 2019 10:26 pm

squirrel wrote:
Mon Nov 11, 2019 8:27 pm
DePaul destroying Iowa at Carver Hawkeye :lol:
And Leitao likely doesn't coach the Blue Demons in that one if they don't randomly add in an extra game against U. of Chicago last week so that his suspension would be over before the Iowa game.

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Re: Bracketology 2019-20

Post by Bluejaygrad03 » Mon Nov 11, 2019 10:36 pm

Just a few days after the Gaels defeat Wisconsin, they do this:

Winthrop 61, @Saint Mary's 59

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Re: Bracketology 2019-20

Post by TheAsianSensation » Tue Nov 12, 2019 12:03 am

squirrel wrote:
Mon Nov 11, 2019 8:27 pm
DePaul destroying Iowa at Carver Hawkeye :lol:
wat
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Re: Bracketology 2019-20

Post by Bluejaygrad03 » Fri Nov 22, 2019 10:30 am

TAS, anything worth paying attention too in these tournaments leading up to and during Thanksgiving week?

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Re: Bracketology 2019-20

Post by TheAsianSensation » Fri Nov 22, 2019 12:41 pm

Bluejaygrad03 wrote:
Fri Nov 22, 2019 10:30 am
TAS, anything worth paying attention too in these tournaments leading up to and during Thanksgiving week?
Here's a secret I've discovered about them.

They obviously matter, but it's becoming impossible to predict the impact before the tourney starts. Everything depends on who you play and how good they are in March. What looks like a great win yurns inyo a nothing burger, while 5th place games in the consolation bracket turn into signature win chances.

So I've learned to not overanalyze going into these things.



That said, more than anything else, watch for upsets. Watch for who loses a chance to get a signature win as a result.
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Re: Bracketology 2019-20

Post by TheAsianSensation » Mon Nov 25, 2019 8:41 pm

And here we go:

It's early, but Dayton just took a crushing loss to their bubble hopes. Being an A-10 team, they needed Maui to provide them with signature win chances.

Va Tech beating Michigan St just cost Dayton their signature win chance.


A middling Georgia team just got a signature win chance dropped in their lap.
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Re: Bracketology 2019-20

Post by Bluejaygrad03 » Tue Nov 26, 2019 10:17 pm

Stephen F. Austin and #1 Duke headed to OT at Cameron.

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Post by Bluejaygrad03 » Tue Nov 26, 2019 10:33 pm

Stephen F. Austin upsets #1 Duke at the buzzer 85-83.

First loss to a non-conference opponent at home for the Blue Devils since St. John's won back on February 26, 2000.

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Re: Bracketology 2019-20

Post by JD » Tue Nov 26, 2019 10:33 pm

Bluejaygrad03 wrote:
Tue Nov 26, 2019 10:33 pm
Stephen F. Austin upsets #1 Duke at the buzzer 85-83.

First loss to a non-conference opponent at home for the Blue Devils since St. John's won back on February 26, 2000.
What a freaking game!
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Re: Bracketology 2019-20

Post by Bluejaygrad03 » Tue Nov 26, 2019 10:35 pm

Duke was a 28 point favorite coming into the game.

The Lumberjacks lost by 12 at Rutgers last Wednesday and were ranked at #263 in KenPom coming into this game.

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Re: Bracketology 2019-20

Post by TheAsianSensation » Tue Nov 26, 2019 11:21 pm

See SFA, this is what happens when you stop playing a non-con SoS in the 300s for once
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Re: Bracketology 2019-20

Post by TheAsianSensation » Wed Nov 27, 2019 2:27 pm

Your annual reminder that they play the Battle 4 Atlantis in the middle of a rave.
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Post by Redbird CC Fan » Wed Nov 27, 2019 3:31 pm

LOL Duke!
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Re: Bracketology 2019-20

Post by TheAsianSensation » Wed Nov 27, 2019 7:45 pm

TheAsianSensation wrote:
Mon Nov 25, 2019 8:41 pm
And here we go:

It's early, but Dayton just took a crushing loss to their bubble hopes. Being an A-10 team, they needed Maui to provide them with signature win chances.

Va Tech beating Michigan St just cost Dayton their signature win chance.


A middling Georgia team just got a signature win chance dropped in their lap.

Dayton got their signature win chance after all :joker
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Re: Bracketology 2019-20

Post by squirrel » Wed Nov 27, 2019 8:57 pm

Any time Syracuse loses in the state of New York, is a great day. :td
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Re: Bracketology 2019-20

Post by squirrel » Wed Nov 27, 2019 10:02 pm

Also, I thought Chaminade was no longer going to be in the Maui Invitational. Am I crazy or does that start next year?
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Re: Bracketology 2019-20

Post by Bluejaygrad03 » Wed Nov 27, 2019 10:11 pm

squirrel wrote:
Wed Nov 27, 2019 10:02 pm
Also, I thought Chaminade was no longer going to be in the Maui Invitational. Am I crazy or does that start next year?
Chaminade is in the tournament in odd-numbered years. In even-numbered years, they play games on the mainland.

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Re: Bracketology 2019-20

Post by squirrel » Wed Nov 27, 2019 10:55 pm

Bluejaygrad03 wrote:
Wed Nov 27, 2019 10:11 pm
squirrel wrote:
Wed Nov 27, 2019 10:02 pm
Also, I thought Chaminade was no longer going to be in the Maui Invitational. Am I crazy or does that start next year?
Chaminade is in the tournament in odd-numbered years. In even-numbered years, they play games on the mainland.
That's right. . .so, half crazy. . . :lol:
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Re: Bracketology 2019-20

Post by illini25 » Thu Nov 28, 2019 2:35 pm

Michigan put a whoopin’ on UNC in the Battle for Atlantis.
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Re: Bracketology 2019-20

Post by Bluejaygrad03 » Thu Nov 28, 2019 10:23 pm

Providence seems to be digging themselves into a bigger and bigger hole for a potential at-large bid.

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Re: Bracketology 2019-20

Post by illini25 » Fri Nov 29, 2019 3:08 pm

Michigan crushed UNC and Gonzaga.
Looking like best team in B1G.
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Re: Bracketology 2019-20

Post by squirrel » Fri Nov 29, 2019 4:19 pm

DePaul wins at Minnesota.

8-0 for the first time in 33 years, and the 8 wins in a row the first time they've done that in 26 years.

They've won @ BC, @ Iowa, and @ Minnesota. At home they've beaten Central Michigan, Alcorn, U. of Chicago, FDU, and Cornell.

They host Texas Tech on Wednesday, in their first game this year with a major opponent at home.
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Re: Bracketology 2019-20

Post by TheAsianSensation » Fri Nov 29, 2019 5:21 pm

Bluejaygrad03 wrote:
Thu Nov 28, 2019 10:23 pm
Providence seems to be digging themselves into a bigger and bigger hole for a potential at-large bid.
They did all the digging against Northwestern; these last couple games is just putting up decorations in the hole to keep themselves entertained for the next few months.
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