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Bracket projection: Hampton

The Pirates' lack of interior size will lead to mismatches in the paint

Updated: March 14, 2011, 10:37 PM ET
By Bill Doherty | Special to Insider
Note: ESPN's Joe Lunardi assigned a team of Bracketologists to put together Insider's Tournament Tips, offering historical analysis of the bracket and in-depth breakdowns on all 68 tournament teams to help you make smart picks.

Lunardi's Logic

Hampton is one of four teams to win an NCAA Tournament game as a No. 15 seed. Can they be the first to do so as a No. 16? Uh, no. It's hard to imagine any low major going into Charlotte and knocking off Duke in an early-round game.

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Hampton's complete Bracketology chart

Take a look inside the data used by the selection committee in seeding the bracket:


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