Traditionally my massive brain is used to pick the entire bracket in about two minutes while on the air talking about quadrants, scrubbing résumés and diving deep into metrics and full bodies of work. A mere mortal needs more time to make selections. So late at night, I put together this thoughtful and completely accurate prognostication of the NCAA tournament so you can win your pool and laugh heartily at friends and family. For that, as always, you're welcome.
1hAdrian Wojnarowski and Ramona Shelburne
1dKevin Van Valkenburg
21hJames Horncastle, Italy writer
3hGabriele Marcotti, Senior Writer ESPN FC
1hSimon Kuper, ESPN.com writer
5hMark Ogden, Senior Writer, ESPN FC
1dEric Gomez, Liga MX correspondent