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Bracket projection: UAB

Gone are the fast-paced days -- the Blazers will slow you down and defend well

Updated: March 14, 2011, 8:49 PM ET
By Matt Martucci | 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

Nothing against the Blazers, but this is the second time in six years they've received an at-large bid without beating anyone of note. That's quite a trick and one for which the Committee should be roundly criticized. A loss to Clemson is next.

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UAB's complete Bracketology chart

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


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