What time does the 2017 NCAA Tournament Selection Show start?
- Author: Patricia Jimenez Mar 13, 2017,
Mar 13, 2017, 0:26
There were still a number of unanswered questions heading into Selection Sunday.
Bracket Matrix indexes 117 predicted brackets and, as of Thursday morning, had Syracuse averaging as the next-to-last at-large team (being listed in 69 of those brackets). What a week it has been.
Kentucky (29-5) won the Southeastern Conference Tournament for the 30th time on Sunday, defeating Arkansas 82-65 in the title game in Nashville, Tenn. The Cavaliers have a quality win over the Seminoles and made it to the quarterfinals of the conference tournament.
Last year ESPN.com Bracket Challenge saw a record 13 million entries. Whoever emerges goes to Glendale, Ariz., for the Final Four.
The Baylor front court may garner most of the headlines, but this Baylor team is going nowhere without Kristy Wallace running the show from the back court.
Carolina will see what seed and region they will be later today, and Carolina will likely play their first game next weekend, time and TV channel to be decided.
March Madness? More like Ivy Madness. This year, their first year of eligibility for postseason play, the Norse were picked to finish 7th in the Horizon League in the preseason media poll. "And I think there's so much parity in college basketball, it's matchups and who's playing hot basketball in the NCAA Tournament".
Ryan Reese revealed Streaking the Lawn's final bracketology of the season this afternoon, projecting the Hoos as a 5-seed in the Midwest Regional along with Kansas, UNC, Florida and Butler as the respective 1-4 seeds.
The full 2017 NCAA Tournament printable bracket, as well as the schedule of games and matchups, will be added after they are announced. Even for bracket challenge winners, there's a whole lot of red on the final product. The odds of filling out a ideal NCAA bracket are astronomical. One in 9,223,372,036,854,775,808, according to Jeffrey Bergen, a mathematics professor at DePaul. Yep. So, 2^63. Nine point two quintillion. If you filled out your bracket randomly, by flipping a coin to choose the victor of each game, the odds of your bracket surviving to April 6 without a blemish worse than the odds of you choosing a particular grain of sand from all the beaches on earth. After all, as a wise man once said, "Fun is doing hard things well". For viewers on the run, the NCAA has app versions of the live stream for Apple and Android.
You can also download the March Madness App on the Apple App Store or Google Play Store.