Bracket projection: American
The Eagles have overachieved already -- can they pull off a huge upset?
The American University Eagles capped their surprising 2013-14 campaign by winning the Patriot League tourney title to earn their third NCAA tournament berth. The Eagles were picked ninth out of 10 teams in the Patriot League preseason poll, so can they overachieve again in the Big Dance?
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.
Best wins: Boston University (twice)
Worst losses: Colgate, at Loyola, at Lafayette
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