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Storify: What they're saying about UMass in NCAA tournament

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Atlantic 10 Tournament Picture heading into final game

UMass finishes second if – UMass beats SLU, Saint Joseph’s loses to La Salle AND VCU loses to SBU UMass finishes third if – UMass beats SLU, SJU loses to La Salle OR VCU loses to SBU UMass finishes fourth if – UMass beats SLU SJU wins, VCU wins UMass finishes fourth if – UMass loses to SLU, GW loses to Fordham UMass finishes fifth – UMass loses to SLU, GW beats Fordham, Dayton loses to Richmond UMass finishes sixth – UMass loses to SLU, GW beats Fordham, Dayton beats 1

Updated Atlantic 10 Tournament Picture

Here's a look at where everyone stands. This will be updated twice a week for the rest of the season. Tiebreaker wins = opponents that each team would finish higher than in the event of a head-to-head tie breaker. Tiebreaker lead = an opponent the team plays twice that it beat in the first game. Tiebreaker losses = opponents that each team would finish lower than in the event of a head-to-head tie breaker. Tiebreaker trails = an opponent the team plays twice that it 0

Updated Atlantic 10 Tournament Picture

Saturday's game's not inlcuded. I'll file a new one tonight. Here's a look at where everyone stands. This will be updated twice a week for the rest of the season. Tiebreaker wins = opponents that each team would finish higher than in the event of a head-to-head tie breaker. Tiebreaker lead = an opponent the team plays twice that it beat in the first game. Tiebreaker losses = opponents that each team would finish lower than in the event of a head-to-head tie breaker. Tiebreaker 0

At least one voter ranked UMass this week

1. Florida  2. Wichita State  3. Arizona 4. Syracuse  5. Duke  6. Creighton  7. SLU  8. Villanova 9. Kansas  10. Iowa State  11. Wisconsin  12. San Diego State  13. Virginia 14. Kentucky  15. Louisville 16. Michigan  17. Cincinnati  18. Michigan State  19. Iowa  20. Memphis 21. Ohio State  22. Connecticut  23. North Carolina  24. UMass 25. Texas I went back and forth for a while over whether or not to inlcude the Minutemen. You never want to be the only voter ranking the team you cover. It just looks bad, but 0

Atlantic 10 Tournament Picture

Here's a look at where everyone stands. This will be updated twice a week for the rest of the season. Tiebreaker wins = opponents that each team would finish higher than in the event of a head-to-head tie breaker. Tiebreaker lead = an opponent the team plays twice that it beat in the first game. Tiebreaker losses = opponents that each team would finish lower than in the event of a head-to-head tie breaker. Tiebreaker trails = an opponent the team plays twice that it 0

An updated look at UMass' NCAA chances

At 21-5, UMass would have to really collapse not to get in. To see what NCAA Selection committee members will have in front of them when considering UMass, click here. Using projected results (W,L, or ?) based on Jeff Sagarin's predictor from RPIforecast.com, I'll look at what UMass needs to do to reach the NCAA Tournament. FROM RPIFORECAST.Com Expected RPI: 16.5 Current RPI: 14 Expected SOS: 40 Current SOS: 39 Current Record: 21-5 Expected Record: 24-6 Current Conf Record: 8-4 Expected Conf Record: 11-5 Probability of Auto Bid: 16.44% Expected Record vs RPI 1-25: 2-0 Expected 0

Updated A-10 Tourney Picture

Here's a look at where everyone stands. This will be updated twice a week for the rest of the season. Tiebreaker wins = opponents that each team would finish higher than in the event of a head-to-head tie breaker. Tiebreaker lead = an opponent the team plays twice that it beat in the first game. Tiebreaker losses = opponents that each team would finish lower than in the event of a head-to-head tie breaker. Tiebreaker trails = an opponent the team plays twice that it 0

My top 25 - Feb. 17

1. Syracuse  2. Florida  3. Wichita State  4. Arizona  5. Duke  6. San Diego State  7. Cincinnati  8. Creighton  9. SLU  10. Villanova  11. Kansas  12. Iowa State  13. Wisconsin  14. Michigan State  15. Iowa  16. Kentucky  17. Louisville 18. Virginia 19. Connecticut  20. Michigan 21. Texas  22. Memphis  23. Arizona State  24. Ohio State  25. UCLA 0

Updated look at the Atlantic 10 Tournament seeding picture after weekend action

Here's a look at where everyone stands. This will be updated twice a week for the rest of the season. George Mason is the only team that's out of regular season title contention, but each game will affect that further. Tiebreaker wins = opponents that each team would finish higher than in the event of a head-to-head tie breaker. Tiebreaker lead = an opponent the team plays twice that it beat in the first game. Tiebreaker losses = opponents that each team would finish lower 0