Bracket projection: Norfolk State

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 68 tournament teams to help you make smart picks.

Lunardi's Logic

The Spartans were the best team in the MEAC all year long despite finishing a game back of Savannah State in the standings. Norfolk beat Savannah in the team's only meeting of the season and won seven in a row to claim the only MEAC title that matters. I hope they at least get a good steak in Omaha.

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Norfolk State's complete Bracketology chart

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