Originally Published: March 15, 2009

Tourney Tips: Alabama State

Hornets look to bring respect back to SWAC

By John Tomsich
Special to Insider

Note: ESPN's Joe Lunardi assigned a team of Bracketologists to put together Insider's Tournament Tips, offering historical analysis of the bracket and in-depth breakdowns on all 65 tournament teams to help you make smart picks.

Lunardi's Logic

The SWAC has gone an awfully long time without an NCAA tournament victory. That streak is going to continue in Tuesday's opening round matchup.

Plus, you can follow all the games on your desktop with our discreet RealTime Scoreboard.

Alabama State's complete Bracketology chart

Take a look inside the data used by the tournament selection committee in seeding the bracket.