March Madness: Only one full slide left after no. 10 Baylor comes out with no. 7 Alabama
Day 2 of the NCAA Men’s Tournament It eliminated the last perfect segment from Yahoo Sportsand now the women’s championship is heading the same way.
no. 10-ranked Baylor surprise no. 7 Alabama on Saturday afternoon trimmed the women’s remaining perfect brackets to just one, with six games left to finish in the first round.
The only remaining bracket has all the chalk for the last six games of the first round, so it’ll take another inconvenience to spoil it.
The Bears overcame a massive deficit early in the game, as the Crimson Tide opened with a 22-4 lead and were still up by 11 at the half. Baylor opened the third quarter with a big run and was within striking distance of there and eventually won behind 26 points from Ja’Mee Asberry.
It didn’t take long for the women’s brackets to be busted on Friday. Only 28.3% of arcs were still perfect after the first two games, which was #1. 9 South Florida batting no. 8 Market and no. 7 Arizona hit no. 10 West Virginia. At the end of the day, less than 0.1% of the brackets were perfect, despite every number. 1, no. 2, no. 3, no. 4 nor. 5 live seeds.
The big disruption occurred early Saturday and destroyed nearly every slide.
no. 12 FGCU seed no. 5 seed Washington State And no. Toledo knocked out 12 numbers. 5 Iowa In the first few games. The first left only 42 perfect arcs, then Rocket reduced it to just four.