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Palm: Philly teams back on NCAA tourney bubble

NEW YORK - Here is how CBS Sports bracketologist Jerry Palm sees local men’s college basketball teams in the NCAA tournament through Thursday:

Palm: Philly teams back on NCAA tourney bubble

John Giannini is trying to get La Salle to the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 1992. (Michael Bryant/Staff Photographer)
John Giannini is trying to get La Salle to the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 1992. (Michael Bryant/Staff Photographer)

NEW YORK  - Here is how CBS Sports bracketologist Jerry Palm sees local men’s college basketball teams in the NCAA tournament through Thursday:

La Salle: Meets Kentucky in play-in game for the 12th seed in the East to play fifth seed UNLV at Austin.

Temple: 11th seed in the West, facing sixth seed Oklahoma State at Salt Lake City.

Villanova: Meets Tennessee in play-in game for the 12th seed in the South to play fifth seed Butler at Kansas City.

Click here to view Palm’s updated blog.

About this blog
Keith Pompey has been an Inquirer reporter since September 2004. He takes over the Sixers beat after covering the Temple men’s basketball team for the past three years and Temple football the past two seasons. Pompey also previously covered the Penn and Drexel men’s basketball team and Villanova football team after initially focusing on high school sports.

Pompey is a native Philadelphian and a University of Pittsburgh graduate. Follow him on Twitter @PompeyOnSixers or reach Keith at kpompey@phillynews.com.

Keith Pompey Inquirer Staff Writer
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