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Bracket projection: Penn State

The Nittany Lions will need to manufacture some scoring in order to survive

Updated: March 14, 2011, 10:55 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

The Nittany Lions may have saved Ed DeChellis' job (again) with their late run through the Big Ten tournament. But a No. 10 seed? That's generous to say the least and a big break for Temple in a matchup that doesn't figure to go Penn State's way.

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Penn State's complete Bracketology chart

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