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HOMERISM REIGNS IN RTT ESPN BRACKET CHALLENGE

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Apologies for the unexpected day off. I'm putting a futon in the middle of the hall because I can't seem to make it from one end of the house to the other without completely wearing out. Add to that that I erupt into a convulsive coughing fit every time air rushes past my irritated throat. Fortunately, my stuffy head prevents most of my breathing, so there's that. Simply going through the work emails that accumulated since last Thursday and addressing the Priority One issues was cause for an extended afternoon nap. Anyway, I'm worn out, but I did manage this:

Results
RNK ENTRY, OWNER RD1 RD2 RD3 QUAR SEMI FINAL PPR TOTAL PCT
1 Corn From A Jar, A. Katzer 240 260 0 0 0 0 1000 500 99.7
1 XRay Vol, J Horton III RTR 260 240 0 0 0 0 880 500 99.7
3 mcvay 7, d. mcvay 270 220 0 0 0 0 1000 490 99.3
4 Stuart, S. Shockley 240 240 0 0 0 0 1040 480 98.4
4 Crout 1, R. Crout 240 240 0 0 0 0 1040 480 98.4
4 jon@fulmersbelly, j. sohn 240 240 0 0 0 0 1000 480 98.4
4 Gus Manning's Briefcase, l. Gate 21 240 240 0 0 0 0 1000 480 98.4
4 KenPom's Pythag Bracket, R. Top Talk Rocky Top Talk 240 240 0 0 0 0 1000 480 98.4
4 RIP it up, P. Hastings 240 240 0 0 0 0 960 480 98.4
4 Mike Hunt, J. Houston 260 220 0 0 0 0 960 480 98.4
4 Oh, the horror!, J Horton III RTR 240 240 0 0 0 0 880 480 98.4

Woot to CfaJ and XRay Vol who are surviving and advancing. Both of them are proud owners of Total Homer Brackets, with Tennessee winning it all, so they must be more impaired than I am.

Pythag watch:

GAME PREDICTED CHANCES OF WINNING MISS
Indiana-Arkansas 96.11%-3.89% Huge miss
Clemson-Villanova 19.73%-80.27% Big miss
Vanderbilt-Siena 38.60%-61.40% Miss
Villanova-Siena compounded error (would have picked Siena incorrectly, 54%-46%)  
Gonzaga-Davidson 93.86%-6.14% Huge miss
Davidson-Georgetown compounded error (would have picked Georgetown incorrectly, 94%-6%)  
Miami-St. Mary's 66.43%-33.57% Miss
Drake-Western Kentucky 7.42%-92.58% Huge miss
Connecticut-San Diego 55.93%-44.07% Miss?
Western Kentucky-San Diego compounded error (would have picked Western KY correctly, 87%-13%)  
West Virginia-Arizona 73.13%-26.87% Big miss

West Virginia-Duke

compounded error (would have picked West VA correctly, 53%-47%)  

Anyone see any commonalities among the misses? Note that the system's tied for fourth, so it's still much better than most. Conclusion? Only homerism and wild bearded men are better.