Bracket projection: Vermont

Defense will be crucial for a potential Catamounts upset

Updated: March 12, 2012, 4:28 PM ET
By Paul Aspan | 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 Catamounts are dancing for the fifth time in 10 years and have done so under three different coaches. That's remarkable in the land of one-bid conferences. I really have no idea who to take in this "First Four" game, but give the slightest possible edge to Lamar.

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Vermont's complete Bracketology chart

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


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