Bracket projection: Colorado St.
Undersized, the Rams need hot perimeter shooting to have a chance to win
The Rams have had a nice year, but are the product of a terribly inflated RPI. The three wins that got them here -- UNLV, New Mexico and San Diego State -- all came at home. Colorado State is 6-10 away from home and I don't see that mark improving against Murray State.
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