Bracket projection: Colorado

Can Buffs continue postseason success in NCAA tournament?

Updated: March 12, 2012, 10:43 AM ET
By Charlie Creme | Special to Insider
Note: ESPN's Joe Lunardi assigned a team of Bracketologists to put together Insider's Tournament Tips, offering historical analysis of the bracket and in-depth breakdowns on all 68 tournament teams to help you make smart picks.

Lunardi's Logic

Credit the Buffaloes for winning their inaugural Pac-12 tournament and an NCAA bid they were more worthy of a year ago. The Pac-12 was historically bad, however, so Colorado is more like an Ohio U. than a typical power conference champion. It seems to me that CU's title is more about the conference than the team.

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Colorado's complete Bracketology chart

Take a look inside the data used by the selection committee in seeding the bracket:


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Women's College Basketball
Charlie Creme projects the women's NCAA Tournament bracket for ESPN.com.