About the Author

Andy Bottoms

While Andy was born and raised in Indiana, he would like to point out that he grew up shooting hoops in his driveway and not against the side of a barn like you see in all the March Madness promos or in the middle of a field like Jimmy Chitwood. Andy ranks among the top bracketologists according to the Bracket Matrix and has provided his projections to Fox Sports for the past three seasons. When not compiling excuses for missing work during the NCAA Tournament, Andy enjoys spending time with his wife and two daughters. He is a proud IU graduate and co-hosts The Assembly Call postgame show following every IU game. Twitter: @AndyBottoms

NCAA Tournament Bracket Projections: Final

March 16, 2014 | By: Andy Bottoms

After a busy Saturday on the hardwood, there’s still a lot to be decided, particularly on the two, three, and four lines of the bracket. Fourteen automatic bids were handed out, which leaves just five more to be awarded on Selection Sunday.

NCAA Tournament Bracket Projections: January 21

January 21, 2014 | By: Andy Bottoms

Believe it or not, we’re now less than eight weeks from Selection Sunday, and things are starting to take shape with conference play in full swing. Three of the four top seeds are no-brainers at this point, with Arizona, Michigan State and Syracuse running away from the pack. But the fourth is another matter entirely. […]