Bracketology: A March Madness Data Visualization Bracketology: A March Madness Data Visualization
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Bracketology: A March Madness Data Visualization

by Andrew Price

April 1, 2010
The designer Leonardo Aranda drew up this colorful chart showing how teams advanced through the NCAA basketball tournament between 1985 and 2009. It appears that, while fifteenth seed teams have sometimes advanced past the first round, no sixteenth seed team has ever upset a first seed team. See a larger version.
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Bracketology: A March Madness Data Visualization