What are Harvard's Sweet 16 chances?
March, 22, 2013
By Nic Reiner | ESPN.com
Harvard's historic first NCAA tournament victory over New Mexico was the signature moment of the first day. While overjoyed about the win, Tommy Amaker's squad has an equally tough third round opponent in sixth-seeded Arizona. Ken Pomeroy's predictive system gives the Crimson a 19 percent chance of pulling off a second upset. The folks over at our Giant Killers blog assign Harvard a 17.6 percent chance of winning. Consider Arizona trounced a Belmont team that was more efficient offensively and defensively than Harvard and we can see why it's unlikely Harvard will replicate their sparkling second round peformance.
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