Wednesday, February 22, 2012

An Unnecessarily Detailed Guide to Bubble Rooting Interests

Updated on March 10th

Today in Bubble Games (Team to root for in bold)
St. Bonaventure vs UMass, 1pm
Saint Louis vs Xavier, 3:30pm
Ole Miss vs Vanderbilt, 3:30pm
UC Santa Barbara vs Long Beach State, 10pm
Marshall vs Memphis, 11:30am

Teams to Root For - The Small Conference Party Crashers
Teams that will steal at-large bids if they don’t win their conference tournaments.

Long Beach State, Big West
St. Louis, Atlantic 10
Memphis, Conference USA

Teams to Root For - The Fringe RPI Threshold Teams
Teams on the edge of the committee's RPI cut-off points (1-50, 50-100, 100-200, 200+)
St. Bonaventure – 88th (Realistically, I think they are safely in the top 100)

Teams to Root Against - Everyone Else on the Bubble
Self explanatory.

Ole Miss


  1. I'd go with Dayton. All things being equal, support Archie!