Originally Published: March 15, 2009

Tourney Tips: North Dakota State

Plan comes together for first NCAA bid

By Paul Aspan
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 last time No. 3 Kansas played a No. 14 Bison team, it didn't end well for the Jayhawks. But North Dakota State isn't Bucknell, and this matchup is poor.

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North Dakota State's complete Bracketology chart

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