Bracket Central: Illinois' chances; sleeper teams
Wed, 20 Mar 2013|
David Kaplan and Howard Moore talk about the chances of Illinois advancing past Colorado; Moore and Kaplan discuss sleeper teams in the tournament - 3/19
Illini had beaten Gonzaga. -- made beat Indiana they lose the northwestern and Purdue how do you figure this team -- what's your take on the Illini. Well I think it's just a typical first year coach it into players getting used to that new system. Other -- I'll play some new freedom. You know obviously we know that they really like to shoot the three. There in a situation where they're getting used to it you know the way to -- likes to play up and down spread the war that's just some threes up as good aggressive that way. It's just a typical adjustment period but hey they're come around the right time the winner dismissal it was a nice win it's a good boost going into the post saw it -- it is -- tournament. And now we'll see what Doug -- group can do. You are right now in a wide open field such as this tournament Howard has some. Maybe upset teams are some teams you'd say you'd hate to play. Who are some of those clubs well you know lots anyway the one of the teams that we played this year is Colorado State I did -- -- absolutely and you know how physical they are. You know how they rebound. No it's a team that can really do some damage on the boards they got Iverson inside they -- I -- outside the perimeter good team. Along with or did you know I don't love coach Dave Altman has done a great job -- McGrady and now coordinate. It's a team that can really spread you out if they're good guards it got Garza did not knock down shots. South Dakota State. You know they've got a really nice job up in the summit league and those guys are really good -- guarding it was thirty million -- absolutely he's a really nice player. I -- Bucknell you know. Time and time again you -- -- -- knock off for Kansas knocked off teams in the first and second round. It's a team that's very disciplined they don't hurt themselves and their team has been in this situation before so I would be surprised to see them not to some people off. Here's a quick look outlasted the Irish knocked off cycled -- likely face Big Ten tournament champion Ohio State. Other side of the draw Wisconsin the number five seed meet up with any Kennedy's old miss rebels who won the SEC -- The winner of that game could face K state led by former Illini coach Bruce Weber Fogg got -- For years were considered Cinderella. That top seed. In the west. How -- we come to the end of the show which means we got unveil our pick to make the final four and Atlanta let's start with yours let's see who Howard Moore says is going. To the final four you have. -- well I'm not gonna go for the I've got Indiana. I've got to go Wisconsin. Go badgers and I've got -- Gagne chipped -- in Indiana Lobo and national champ. Indiana now let's look at night I've got -- Kansas State in a shocker -- -- at Syracuse. Championship game -- yards down and can't get a whole lot about it that before his body Chris Collins. Reds off the northwestern. I drove a wedge you guys play tomorrow in the CIT that post season -- very good to see you excited. Absolutely you know it's it's it's our time you know where to CIT right now it's -- right direction cap. And you know we played a good Chicago State team led by Tracy billion other Chicago guys who. Liverpool don't get a.