Our bracketologist examines whether a team with a good RPI but sub-.500 conference mark can reach the Dance.
A five-game winning streak has saved, for the time being, the Tigers' once-remote tournament hopes.
The Ducks' lack of quality wins is more obvious than Janet Jackson's breast attempt at career rejuvenation.
As late as Jan. 26, the Crimson Tide was a projected No. 7 NCAA seed, but they haven't won since.
Beating Stanford on Saturday would start the road to recovery for Arizona.
Quinn Snyder's bunch has played a tough tough schedule. The problem is the Tigers have done nothing with it.
For Utah State, with an RPI unlikely to improve in conference play, it simply comes down winning as much as it can.
Creighton and similar mid-major schools are going to be hard-pressed to move up in the national picture.
The highest-rated No. 5 seed on this week's Bracketology Report aims for its 10th straight win Saturday night.
Even for mid-January, Florida State faces an important road trip this week, beginning Tuesday night at Clemson.
Vanderbilt got off to an 11-0 start, but those wins might not amount to much if the team staggers to begin SEC play.
Virginia gets a golden opportunity to make people notice when Duke visits University Hall on Sunday.
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