Projection: Mount St. Mary's
Julian Norfleet & Co. will look to push the pace. Can they pull an upset?
The Mount St. Mary's Mountaineers knocked off top-seeded Robert Morris on the road to earn the Northeast Conference automatic bid with an impressive scoring display. Former VCU assistant coach Jamion Christian brings a tenacious defensive style to his NEC club, but is it enough to earn a tournament win?
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.
Best wins: American, Wagner, at Robert Morris
Worst losses: Sacred Heart, LIU Brooklyn
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