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.
The Miners were clearly one of the last teams in the field. They won't be first out, though, and I'm seeing UTEP pulling off wins over both Butler and Vanderbilt.
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Take a look inside the data used by the selection committee in seeding the bracket: