Bracket projection: Syracuse

Anything less than a Final Four would be a disappointment for the Orange

Updated: March 12, 2012, 4:10 PM ET
By Paul Aspan | 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

The Orange have somehow fallen under the radar a bit as a true national championship contender, and I suspect Jim Boeheim prefers it that way. Vandy's shooters in a potential Sweet 16 game would be a problem, but I see Wisconsin getting past Vanderbilt and pulling the upset of the Orange.

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Syracuse's complete Bracketology chart

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