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11-Seeds Are Dangerous This Year

There’s been plenty of confusion surrounding the decisions that the NCAA Tournament selection committee made for this year’s bracket. Accusations of underseeding and overseeding abound. But do the numbers bear it all out? In this video, Neil Paine and Reuben Fischer-Baum dig deep into FiveThirtyEight’s March Madness predictions to uncover the most head-scratching seedings, including a batch of 11-seeds ready to wreak havoc on your bracket.

Neil Paine is a senior sportswriter for FiveThirtyEight.

Reuben Fischer-Baum is a visual journalist for FiveThirtyEight.