Commentary

Bubble Insider: Last chance looming

Wins at a premium as teams battle for final spots

Originally Published: March 5, 2009
By Mike Hume | ESPN Insider

The final week of the regular season can be a dark time for bubble teams. With no margin for error, these final few games can be a minefield, much like a gauntlet of index-finger-jabbing 3-year-olds can be for real bubbles. Sure, some of these opponents look sweet and innocent, then POP! Your existence is shattered by a youthful St. John's squad. Here's lookin' at you, Hoyas.