ISyE professors make their NCAA picks (as featured in the AJC)

Barbara Christopher
Industrial and Systems Engineering
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Ratings system has favored 22 of past 28 Final Four teams

Atlanta Journal Constitution * March 12, 2007

The work of three ISyE professors was featured in the AJC for creating a system to rate tournament teams. The system, called A Logistic Regression/Markov Chain Model for NCAA Basketball, "predicted tournament games more accurately than the selection committee's seedings, the RPI, the Associate Press, and ESPN/USA Today polls and the Massey and Sagarin ratings." And it's free for the download. Read full article here.

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  • Created On: Mar 11, 2007 - 8:00pm
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