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Wednesday, March 27, 2013
Tournament Challenge: Sweet 16 preview

By staff

Of the four brackets to get 15 of the Sweet 16 correct, two had Florida Gulf Coast in the Sweet 16 (one missed Wichita State, the other missed La Salle), two didn't. Interestingly, none of those four brackets is currently in first place, although two of them are tied for third place overall.

Percentage of brackets predicting potential Elite Eight matchups:

Louisville-Duke: 41.1 percent
Louisville-Michigan State: 34.6 percent

Duke-Oregon: 0.8 percent (61,086)
Michigan State-Oregon: 0.6 percent (50,060)

Ohio State-Wichita State: 0.3 percent (26,864)
Ohio State-La Salle: 0.1 percent (6,122)

Arizona-Wichita State: 0.1 percent (5,664)
Arizona-La Salle: 2,224 total

Kansas-Florida: 25 percent
Kansas-FGCU: 3,930 total

Michigan-Florida: 10.7 percent
Michigan-FGCU: 2,418 total

Indiana-Miami: 55.4 percent
Indiana-Marquette: 9.3 percent

Syracuse-Miami: 13.3
Syracuse-Marquette: 2.9 percent

Also, 24.4 percent of brackets still have a shot at getting all of the Final Four correct, including the most popular picks of Louisville, Indiana, Kansas, Ohio State.