Bracket projection: Memphis
The Tigers are efficient on both ends of the floor, but tougher tests await
Memphis may be under-seeded by a line or two, but the Tigers were probably happy to see relatively unathletic Saint Louis as their opening NCAA assignment. I see it the other way. The Billikens are the perfect team to frustrate and stifle the Tigers. This should be a real chess match.
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