Local teams look for momentum from BracketBusters games

Full story: Chicago Tribune
BracketBusters was created as a way to match up midmajor teams late in their seasons and give them added exposure a few weeks ahead of NCAA tournament selection time. Full Story
Illinois State

South Bend, IN

#1 Feb 20, 2009
hmm....seem to be forgetting about someone in the bracketbusters, but I can't remember who. I thought there might be another team in Illinois playing that has a 22-5 record, but I might be mistaken.

I think I'm just going to turn espn2 on tonight at 6pm for kicks and see what happens.
Mark Roberts

Broadview, IL

#2 Feb 20, 2009
Mullin, are you kidding me? No wonder Chicago sports reporting is considered such a joke. Illinois State is 22-5, on national television tonight and the trib once again totally drops the ball. Jeez, you guys are pathetic!
Hart

Chicago, IL

#3 Feb 20, 2009
I do not understand how you can not mention Illinois State. Although they have only a small chance of getting an at large bid at 22-5 they are still noteworthy.
Bart

Humble, TX

#4 Feb 20, 2009
Redbirds rule

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