Gator Report

Antonya English

Florida's NCAA fortunes include seeding and a good bracket draw, at least by one theory

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March

Whether Florida deserved a No. 2 seed in the NCAA Tournament remains a topic of debate, but that may not be the only thing working in the Gators' favor for a strong showing in the field of 68.

Based on a theory that includes using Ken Pomeroy's ratings instead of just the RPI, Nate Silver of the NYT's FiveThirtyEight reasons that the Gators are a higher seed than they should be, but also have one of the easier roads in the NCAA Tournament.

Check out Nate Silver's take here:
 

[Last modified: Tuesday, March 15, 2011 3:17pm]

    

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