A No. 16 Seed Really Should Have Beaten a No. 1 by Now

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March 21 2014 1:12 PM

Hang Up and Listen NCAA Extra: The Bison Edition

Slate’s sports podcast on North Dakota State, rooting for your algorithm, and why a No. 16 hasn’t beaten a No. 1.

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In this Hang Up and Listen NCAA Extra, Josh Levin and Mike Pesca talk to Ken Pomeroy of KenPom.com about Thursday’s upsets, rooting for your algorithm, and why a No. 16 seed should’ve beaten a No. 1 by now.

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Podcast production and edit by Mike Vuolo.

You can email us at hangup@slate.com.

Josh Levin is Slate's executive editor.

Mike Pesca is the host of the Slate daily podcast The Gist. He also contributes reports and commentary to NPR.

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