The AP's Jim O'Connell joined Kris Venezia and Matt Moro to discuss the first three days of the March Madness tournament. They talked about number one seeds, the Atlantic 10 conference, who they have winning the tournament and took questions from callers.
By: Thomas Scibelli
For college basketball fans, Christmas falls in March. Seeing the bracket revealed and printing ten out to practice is much more enjoyable than opening up any Christmas present. As people fill out their bracket, they will be faced with many questions: How many first round upsets do I pick? Will a 12 seed beat a 5 seed again? How far can I have a Cinderella go? Who wins it all? While we can break it down all we want, everyone knows you can’t exactly predict the games flawlessly. However, that doesn’t mean we can’t try to give ourselves the best chance to win as possible. So without further ado, here are some teams from each tier that you should be thinking about when filling out your bracket.
Jim O' Connell, head college basketball writer of the Associated Press, joins Kelly Kultys and James Decker on One on One to talk about the madness that is college basketball in the month of March. He discusses the end of the conference tournaments, who his favorites are to win, and gives his take on the state of Fordham basketball.
Jim O’Connell joined Anthony Pucik and me as One on One got ready for college basketball in March. O’Connell told us which conference he thinks is the toughest and how far Wichita State will go in this year’s national tournament. He also told us how he has not lost all confidence in Syracuse despite their recent slide and he gave us his pick for who might be a dark horse to bust some brackets this year (here’s a hint: Fordham has played them!).