Winners and Losers of the NCAA Bracket System

By Ari Kramer

Which teams got the seed they deserved and which ones got a leg up in the Big Dance?

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Selection Sunday always leaves some teams ecstatic and others thoroughly disappointed as the NCAA tournament approaches. This year was no exception. A few teams were snubbed from the field, others received lower seeds than expected and some should feel very lucky about the selection committee's decision.

Here's a look at Selection Sunday's 10 biggest winners and losers.

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http://www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2012/03/winners-and-losers-of-the-ncaa-bracket-system/254341/