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Josh Tolan, Founder and CEO of Spark Hire, draws some interesting comparisons between Selection Sunday for the NCAA Basketball Tournament and the process of finding a job. Chicago,
Think picking all the top-seeded teams as the Final Four in your March Madness bracket is your best bet for winning the office pool? Think again.
By examining historical data, statisticians in the College of Science at Virginia Tech have quantified biases that play a role in granting Division I at-large basketball teams inclusion in the NCAA March Madness Tournament.
For the average college basketball fan looking for an edge in a March Madness office pool, a University of Illinois expert in statistics and data analysis has some advice on how to pick winners: After the Sweet Sixteen round of play, ignore a teamâ€™s seeding, which is a statistically insignificant predictor of a teamâ€™s chances of winning.
LONDON, March 11, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - Leading Online Sports Book has Something for Every fan of College Basketball The most anticipated three weeks in sports, the NCAA college basketball tournament, kicks off next Thursday.
ATLANTA, March 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Each spring, college basketball enthusiasts are drawn to the TV, brackets in hand, hoping to catch every upset, blow-out and buzzer-beater that March Madness has to offer.
Ty Lawson led North Carolina with 21 points Monday and the Tar Heels beat Michigan State 89-72 to win their fifth NCAA basketball championship. Lawson -- the ACC Player of the Year -- also had six assists and a championship-game record eight steals.
Renee Montgomery had 26 points, six assists and four steals Sunday to lead undefeated Connecticut past Stanford 83-64 and into the NCAA women's title game. The Huskies (38-0) will meet Louisville Tuesday in a battle of Big East powers for the women's championship.
Angel McCoughtry scored six points during a 15-1 run Sunday to key Louisville's 61-59 upset of Oklahoma in an NCAA women's semifinal at Saint Louis. McCoughtry overcame an 0-for-8 first half to lead Louisville with 18 points, 11 rebounds and five steals.
Michigan State beat Connecticut 82-73 Saturday in the opening semifinal of the NCAA Final Four in its bid for a third national college basketball title. Kalin Lucas scored 21 points to lead the Spartans (31-6).
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