We continue our look at teams that could be on the bubble and who should or might get into the NCAA Tournament. Here we will look at two prominent names with a long history of success.
As this article went to post, both teams had identical records, but Syracuse is thought more highly of playing in the stronger conference and has the higher RPI. However, according to Bracketology dudes Jerry Palm (CBS) and Joe Lunardi (ESPN), they both have UCLA in (10th and 11th seeds respectively) the field presently. Lunardi has the Orange in his – 1st 4 Out – while Palm does not have them in his top 72 teams. Let’s dig deeper and see what is required.