Bracket projection: Stanford
Stanford has experience, but does it have enough talent to advance?
Johnny Dawkins and his veteran Stanford Cardinal team have delivered the program to the NCAA tournament for the first time in his six seasons as coach. Can they use an experience rotation to make it a long stay?
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: at Connecticut, Arizona State, UCLA
Worst losses: at Oregon State, California, at Washington, Colorado
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ESPN Insider's experts took part in a college basketball draft, selecting the lineup (plus coach) that could win them a 40-minute game. Analytics guru Ken Pomeroy evaluated the results.
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