Bracket projection: Milwaukee

Can the Panthers continue their late-season heroics and pull another upset?

Updated: March 17, 2014, 5:58 PM ET
By Henry Bushnell | ESPN Insider

After going 6-24 against Division I competition in 2012-13, the UW-Milwaukee Panthers weren't part of the Horizon League conversation entering this season. In fact, the Panthers were picked to finish dead last in the conference. Somehow, someway, they earned a conference-championship win over Wright State, and the Panthers celebrated with an NCAA tournament bid as the reward. Can this improbable run continue?

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 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 Davidson, Northern Iowa, at Green Bay (twice)

Worst losses: at Loyola (IL), Illinois-Chicago