Saturday, March 21, 2009

NCAA overtime probabilities

In NCAA basketball on March 12, Syracuse beat UConn 127-117 -- after six overtime periods.

At "The Daily Fix," Carl Bialik analyzes the frequency of NCAA multiple-overtime games, and finds that they happen pretty much as you'd expect from a simple probability calculation.


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