The Odds Your Team Wins It All (A Visual Odyssey)
There are a lot of folks who are dabbling in predictive projections of the NCAA tournament these days, but I'm not sure I've seen an output that's more visually compelling than the one put together by ThePowerRank.com. It's equal parts addictive and seizure-inducing. Don't say I didn't warn you before you head down the wormhole.
First off, if you played arcade games in the 1980s, this setup reminds me a lot of Tempest (h/t @cwyaco for remembering the name of the game). I just kept moving around the edge of the bracket, wanting to shoot opponents as they came from the national title game core.
After that quick flashback, I tucked into the numbers, which were intriguing in some spots: