Found February 28, 2014 on Route4Sports:
Wichita State has done it. They have officially become the first team in Division 1 college basketball history to start off a season with 30 wins and 0 losses. Right now the college basketball world and sports feeds like CBSSports.com are buzzing with headlines surround the Shockers undefeated season and the usual bubble craze. It would be a given then that they would have secured the number 1 overall rank in the country, would it not? Wrong. Even with Wichita State's undefeated record, those with the power to do so have ranked them second in the nation, behind Florida.Is this a problem? Sure, it may offend the students and alumni of Wichita State, but is it really a problem regarding the team's chances to play for a National Championship? The quick and concise answer is, "No". The way the March Madness tournament is set up, the rankings given to teams by people making judgement calls do not rob teams of the chance to play for a title.Any team ranked one through fo...
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