It’s that time of year again, folks. Every college basketball fan’s favorite time of year.
A time when few sentences are complete without the words bracket or bubble. A time when time double-digit wins are scarce and court storms are aplenty. Sorry Coach K.
That time when Joe Lunardi’s face becomes more recognizable than the head coaches and players of the very teams he analyzes. That time we as fans make bold predictions, sure to be wrong.
Yep. If you can believe it, we’re already a near week into March. Christmas season for college hoops fans alike.
With that said, it’s time we take a look at how the playing field is beginning to unfold and which team is making a late push to ensure a postseason birth.
In the Atlantic 10, Butler, Virginia Commonwealth and Saint Louis are all but locks to make it to the field of 68. Having won six of seven in the short month of February, a win over Butler and VCU already on its resume, throw LaSalle into the mix for an at-large bid as well.