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MARCH MADNESS. What is IT? How did it BEGIN?. History When Where Why How many TEAMS?. DIVISIONS. Division I Offers 7 different Men’s and women’s sports Most prominent Division II Offers 4 different Men’s and women’s sports Can play Division I and II teams Division III

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What is it how did it begin
What is IT? How did it BEGIN?

  • History

  • When

  • Where

  • Why

  • How many TEAMS?


Divisions
DIVISIONS

  • Division I

    • Offers 7 different

    • Men’s and women’s sports

    • Most prominent

  • Division II

    • Offers 4 different

    • Men’s and women’s sports

    • Can play Division I and II teams

  • Division III

    • Offers 5 different

    • Men’s and Women’s sports

    • Do NOT offer athletic scholarships


Tickets to the dance
Tickets to the DANCE

  • Automatic Bid (winning conference championship)

  • Rating Percentage Index (RPI)

  • Ranking in national polls

  • Conference record

  • Road record

  • Wins versus ranked opponents

  • How a team finishes the regular season


Matching up seeds
MATCHING UP SEEDS

Conference BreakdownBig East (8), Big XII (7), ACC (6), Big Ten (5), SEC (5), A-10 (4), MWC (3), C-USA (2), WCC (2)

1 plays 16 3 plays 14 5 plays 12

2 plays 15 4 plays 13 6 plays 11

7 plays 10 8 plays 9


Pods and seeds
PODS and SEEDS

Interesting Facts

  • A No. 16 seed has NEVER won a tournament game.

  • A No. 8 seed is the highest seed to win a national championship (Villanova, 1985).

  • A No. 11 seed is the highest seed to advance to the Final Four (LSU, 1986).

  • No. 1 seeds represent 13 of the 26 national champions between 1979 and 2004.

  • The only year that at least one No. 1 seed didn't advance to the Final Four was 1980.






Tournament play
TOURNAMENT PLAY

NCAA Tournament Championship Game

4/5/2010

Indianapolis, Indiana

Lucas Oil Stadium


Additional basketball jargon
Additional Basketball JARGON

  • Cinderella team

  • Bottom feeder

  • Throw down

  • AND ONE

  • Baller

  • Use the glass

  • Ally oop

  • Bracketology




March madness is a term that has been around since 1891 and refers to the ncaa tournament
March Madness is a term that has been around since 1891 and refers to the NCAA tournament

  • TRUE

  • FALSE


Division iii schools are those that make up the majority of the teams at the tournament
Division III schools are those that make up the majority of the teams at the tournament.

  • TRUE

  • FALSE



If your team has a seed number of 14 it is typically a better team than one with a seed number of 4
If your team has a seed number of 14, it is typically a better team than one with a seed number of 4.

  • TRUE

  • FALSE


March madness
Teams that win their respective conference tournaments are given an automatic invitation to the tournament.

  • TRUE

  • FALSE




The final four games are played in april
The final four games are played in April. 65 teams is cut to 32

  • TRUE

  • FALSE


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