Eight moments that led to USC earning final at-large bid

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They may have seemed insignificant at the time but there are several moments throughout the season that contributed to USC edging out UC Irvine and UC Santa Barbara for the final at-large to the NCAA Tournament.

Check out the eight moments from this season that if things went differently could have led to a different result in the at-large bid race. Continue reading “Eight moments that led to USC earning final at-large bid”

Selection Sunday Bracketology: Off the Block’s NCAA Tournament projections

It’s Selection Sunday and all that remains is one more bracketology projection before the NCAA Tournament bracket is unveiled.

Off the Block each week throughout the rest of the regular season and during the postseason has released its latest detailed projections to the NCAA Tournament. Continue reading “Selection Sunday Bracketology: Off the Block’s NCAA Tournament projections”

Bracketology: Team comparisons using selection committee criteria


The matches are over on the mainland and now its in the hands of the selection committee.

Off the Block crunched the numbers using the same criteria as the selection committee to show how the top teams in the nation fare against each other in the race for the two at-large bids and NCAA Tournament positioning. Continue reading “Bracketology: Team comparisons using selection committee criteria”