Bracket projection: Massachusetts
The Minutemen are back in the tourney, but how far can they march?
Massachusetts enters the 2014 NCAA tournament with its best team since Derek Kellogg took over, and is looking to return to the form it showed from the nonconference portion of its schedule. What has to go right for the Minutemen to survive and advance to the second weekend, and what potential issues could translate to an early trip home?
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: Nebraska, New Mexico, VCU, at GW
Worst losses: at Florida State, at Richmond, George Mason
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