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SportsMaven’s 2008 NCAA Basketball Tourney Picks

Posted by sportsmaven on March 20, 2008

Where did the time go? The 2008 NCAA Basketball tournament begins today, with as many games as one baskeball-addicted sports fan can handle. So now is the time to really see if the SportsMaven knows his stuff in college hoops. Below are my 2008 NCAA picks for the men’s basketball tournament.
Grading the SportsMaven’s NCAA Basketball Tourney Picks
(AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)
Below are my picks:
  • Second Round: North Carolina, Indiana, Notre Dame, Washington St., Oklahoma, Louisville, Butler, Tennessee, Kansas, UNLV, Villanova, Vanderbilt, Kansas St., Wisconsin, Davidson, Georgetown, Memphis, Mississippi St., Michigan St., Pittsburgh, Kentucky, Stanford, St. Mary’s, Texas, UCLA, BYU, Drake, Connecticut, Baylor, Xavier, West Virginia, Duke
  • Sweet 16: North Carolina, Notre Dame, Louisville, Tennessee, Kansas, Vanderbilt, Georgetown, Wisconsin, Memphis, Pittsburgh, Stanford, Texas, UCLA, Connecticut, Xavier, Duke
  • Elite Eight: North Carolina, Louisville, Kansas, Georgetown, Memphis, Texas, UCLA, Xavier
  • Final Four: North Carolina, Georgetown, Texas, UCLA
  • National Championship Game: UCLA vs. North Carolina
  • National Champion: North Carolina
Check back for progress against this year’s picks……by the way, no Illinois teams in this year’s brackets.

2 Responses to “SportsMaven’s 2008 NCAA Basketball Tourney Picks”

  1. […] Gregg Ellis wrote an interesting post today onHere’s a quick excerptThe 2008 NCAA Basketball tournament begins today, with as many games as one baskeball-addicted sports fan can handle. So now is the time to really see if the SportsMaven knows his stuff in college hoops. Below are my 2008 NCAA picks for … […]

  2. TJI said

    Did you steal my bracket and use my picks? Just kidding. You and I are a virtual match. This is why I won’t win any of my pools. I think the upsets will be few and far between this year. Could come down to tiebreakers!

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