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Re: My NCAA tournament brackets

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  • Subject: [mg117469] Re: My NCAA tournament brackets
  • From: telefunkenvf14 <rgorka at>
  • Date: Sat, 19 Mar 2011 05:21:13 -0500 (EST)
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On Mar 16, 6:30 am, Mark McClure <mcmcc... at> wrote:
> I've posted my NCAA brackets here:
> Yes, this is Mathematica related.  Mathematica was used to
>   * scrape results of all division 1 games off of the web,
>   * massage that data into a matrix whose eigenstructure is
>      relevant to team rankings, and
>   * format the results into a binary tree representing the tournament.
> It's really great fun!
> Mark McClure

Awesome job!

I have to chuckle at the way programming nerds (a complement, BTW)
differ in their approach to 'March Madness' vs. the average fan...
Wasting work time either way.  :D


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