Joe Robbins

Bubble Watch 2013

Chronicling Illinois' chances to get back to the NCAA tournament

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13 Total Updates since January 29, 2013
  • Important 12
  • Articles 13
  • All Updates 13

Bracketology: One Last Look In The Crystal Ball

Because what else are you doing?

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Bracketology: Beating Minnesota Wasn't Enough

If you thought that beating Minnesota would be enough to bump the Illini up to a 7-seed, Joe Lunardi and Jerry Palm don't agree with you.

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We're Looking Like An Eight

But after a few drinks....

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Bracketology: We're Safe

Thinking about the tournament is roughly a jillion times more fun than thinking about football right now.

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Bracketology: Carolina Revenge Fantasies

Joe Lunardi has the Illini facing North Carolina in the first round right now.

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Bracketology: The Climb Continues

While neither Jerry Palm or Joe Lunardi have the Illini as high as a 5-seed, they do keep moving up in both bracket projections.

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Bracketology: A #5 Seed?

So it turns out the Illini might be a lot safer than we thought

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Bracketology: The Bubble Grows Stronger

As you'd expect, both Joe Lunardi and Jerry Palm have the Illini in the tournament in their latest Bracketology updates.

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Bracketology: They Like Us Again

The one thing most Illinois fans want to know after Thursday night's win over Indiana is what it means for their tournament chances. Here's a hint: good things.

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Bracketology: Somebody Still Loves Us

Not a shock after the home loss to Wisconsin

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Bracketology: Both Palm and Lunardi Have Us In

If things ended today both Joe Lunardi and Jerry Palm think Illinois would make the tournament as an at-large.

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Shall We Dance?

Do the Illini have any chance of getting to the NCAA tournament this season, or should we give up that dream now?

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