Updated: March 16, 2009, 5:03 PM ET

Tourney Tips: Washington

If the guards avoid the big mistakes, this team has a chance at a Final Four.

Creme By Charlie Creme
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 dream draw in Portland did the Huskies no favors. Mississippi State is no bargain in round one, and Purdue is playing well enough to eliminate UW in round two.

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Washington's complete Bracketology chart

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