Heartbreak for the Badgers

Badger fans have begun a slow convalescence from last night’s disappointing loss to Duke in the NCAA Men’s Basketball Final.  Because of my emotional investment as a fan, I didn’t study the charts until today.  Now that I have, I’d like to share them with you.  There are some powerful testimonies here!


The first chart is for tip-off, which was 9:18 p.m. EDT in Indianapolis, Indiana:

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Two charts, one great win!

I have two charts to share, both from last night’s exciting basketball semifinal between the Wisconsin Badgers and the Kentucky Wildcats in the NCAA tournament.   The first is a contest horary and the second an event chart.  This was a high-stakes game, the winner advancing to the NCAA men’s basketball final tomorrow night.  Kentucky was undefeated going into the game and heavily favored.

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And it's another win for the Badgers!

It's March Madness, people!!!  And the Wisconsin Badgers just beat the Arizona Wildcats in an Elite Eight re-match of last year, earning a trip to the Final Four in the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament for the second year in a row!!!


As an alumna of Wisconsin, the Badgers are my team.  This morning I asked, "Will we win??" It looked like a pretty clear-cut win for the Badgers to me, but I was nervous enough about the game that I decided not to post a prediction.  Now that the outcome is known and I can breathe again, let's take a look at the chart.

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Badgers' loss to Kentucky

On the evening of Saturday, March 29 my university alma mater sports team, the Wisconsin Badgers, won a spectacular game in the final seconds against Arizona to advance to the NCAA Final Four in men’s basketball. The game was a nail-biter, the win an absolute thrill.  Wisconsin hadn’t been to the Final Four since 2000!  This was a very big deal and we Badger fans—along with the entire state of Wisconsin—really hoped the team would reach the championship game with a win against perennial powerhouse Kentucky last night.

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