Bracket seedings--luck of the draw?

Bracket seedings--luck of the draw?

Submitted by J.Swift on March 19th, 2011 at 5:39 PM

Interesting pair of articles in Nate Silver's FiveThirtyEight blog exploring mismatch of a team's strenght and its seeding in the NCAA BB Tournament.  Michigan is not explicitly mentioned but the "curse" of teams seeded eighth is.  Interesting analysis.  Initial Link:  http://fivethirtyeight.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/03/15/when-15th-is-better…