The selection show is right around the corner, but it's going to feel like an eternity waiting for it. What to expect today? The experts still aren't settled on the last few spots, which is no surprise. Palm and Lunardi have had significant differences for at least a week now.
In bid-thief news, St. Bonaventure knocked off Xavier in the A-10 finals, thereby stealing a bid from an at-large bubble team. So someone's dreams just went the way of Seth Greenberg's. But we beat St. Bonaventure, and frankly I have to believe there is an obscure win where the bubble that popped cannot be ours. Surely that's a thing.
Jerry Palm [CBS]