Bracket projection: Xavier
Xavier can rebound, but will how far will the Musketeers go?
The Xavier Musketeers showed they can hang with and beat some of the nation's top teams, but their inconsistency could make for a maddening March. Which Xavier team will show up this week?
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: vs. Cincinnati, vs. Creighton
Worst losses: vs. Seton Hall, at Seton Hall, vs. USC
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