Bracket projection: E. Kentucky

Colonels look to play spoiler and earn first-ever NCAA tournament win

Updated: March 17, 2014, 5:26 PM ET
By Paul Hembekides | ESPN Insider

The Eastern Kentucky Colonels upset top-seeded Belmont in the Ohio Valley Conference championship game to earn the school's first NCAA tournament bid since 2007. Can the surging Colonels, winners of seven straight, keep riding high and capture their first-ever NCAA tourney victory?

ESPN Insider has your answers, as Joe Lunardi has enlisted a team of Bracketologists to compile advanced metrics, key scouting intel and best- and worst-case tournament scenarios for all 68 teams, in order to help you make smart picks in your bracket. Plus, as Lunardi fills out his bracket, he'll give you his prediction on how each team will fare.

PROFILES FOR ALL 68 TEAMS | BRACKET PREDICTOR


TOURNEY PROFILE

Best wins: at IPFW, versus Belmont (twice)

Worst losses: at SIU-Edwardsville, at Tennessee Tech, versus Morehead State