Monday, March 12, 2001
XU's road to title game
(Matchups assume higher-seeded teams win earlier games)
Notre Dame (19-9, RPI 25): Irish knocked Musketeers out of NIT last year. Obviously stakes are higher now. Good news: XU beat Miami, which beat Notre Dame. Both teams beat Cincinnati.
Mississippi (25-7, RPI 7): Rebels have most wins in school history. Common opponent: Ole Miss beat Louisiana-Monroe by 14; XU beat 'em by 18.
Arizona (23-7, RPI 8): Preseason No.1 has come on strong after 8-5 start, including win over Stanford last week. Common opponent: Arizona beat Dayton 76-59; XU split with Flyers.
Illinois (24-7, RPI 6): Illini got coveted Midwest No.1 seed instead of Big Ten rival Michigan State. That gives them first two games in Dayton. Illinois beat Wisconsin; XU didn't.
Michigan State (24-4, RPI 3): Wouldn't a Zach Randolph-David West matchup be fun?
Duke (29-4, RPI 1) or Stanford (28-2, RPI 2): Two of the finest academic institutions in the land. Uh, and the basketball isn't bad, either.
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