Discussion

What are the odds?

Originally Published: March 21, 2013
By Kevin Pelton | ESPN.com

As you're picking your bracket this week, statistical analysis can help. Ken Pomeroy's log5 projections have become a staple of NCAA tournament preparation on the men's side, and similar projections might be even more valuable in the women's tournament because of the important role home-court advantage plays in the subregionals.

To put together odds on how far each team will advance, I've used Jeff Sagarin's predictor rating from RPIRatings.com, factoring in home court as well as ...

Read full story

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.


SPONSORED HEADLINES

MORE WOMEN'S BASKETBALL HEADLINES