Inside Mizzou's NCAA Tourney picks

OK, so Missouri isn't in it, but there's still a lot of intrigue in one of the deepest and closest NCAA Tournaments ever. While Brad sticks in the Big 12, Tom, a former Big East skeptic, has a surprising Final Four. Either way, both have the same team winning it all.

Brad Burgess, Publisher

Final Four: Atlanta: Texas, Phoenix: UConn, St. Louis: Georgia Tech, East Rutherford: Oklahoma State

Championship game: UConn over Oklahoma State

First-round upsets: Pick one: UAB over UW, Nevada over Michigan State, Charlotte over Texas Tech, Manhattan over Florida, South Carolina over Memphis, Arizona over Seton Hall, ETSU over Cincy, S. Illinois over Bama, W. Michigan over Vandy.

Tom Wyrwich, Senior Writer

Final Four: Atlanta: Mississippi State, Phoenix: UConn, St. Louis: Michigan State, East Rutherford: Pittsburgh

Championship game: UConn over Pittsburgh

First-round upsets: Pacific over Providence, Utah over Boston College, Dayton over DePaul, Western Michigan over Vandy, Louisville over Xavier, Arizona over Seton Hall, and ETSU over Cincinatti

Then again, your guess is as good as ours.

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