|Through Sweet 16 Games|
Elite 8 now is set
<- Michigan State's senior Adreian Payne is the leading scorer in the tournament through 3 games played. Team Noffke drafted Payne in the 1st round, the 9th pick overall. Payne has 23 a game in the tournament 7 points a game higher than his regular season average for a +21 points for Team Noffke.
Virginia the # 1 seed in the East fell during the Sweet 16 games. The 2 remaining # 1 seeds remaining in the tournament are Arizona in the West and Florida in the South. # 4 seed Michigan State escaped with a 2 point win over # Virginia in the East regional 61-59.
This upcoming Saturday and Sunday games will have a major impact on what will happen with our game's final results. Current scoring through 3 games (Sweet 16) has Rob Stenzel in 1st place with 700 points and 2 players still remaining in the tournament. SID team (Drew & John Logan, Don Owens, Bill Starkweather) are 98 points behind but they have 7 players remaining. Mark Noffke team (Bruce Martin & Steve Noffke) are alone in 3rd with 579 points, 121 behind first which is kind of unheard of after 3 games. The Noffke team still has 6 players remaining in the tournament so they might be reckoned with as well.
The matchups for the Elite 8 have been prepared and if you go to the Elite 8 Matchups tab, you can retrieve a copy of the Saturday & Sunday game matchups or click here for the pdf file.
Through 3rd round games - top 4 drafters (1-3 pay):
1st: Rob Stenzel - 700
2nd: SID team - 602
3rd: Noffke team - 579
4th: Seymour team - 567
Top 3 Leading Scorers in the tournament going to Elite 8 games:
Leader: Matt Krautstrunk's - Xavier Thames (San Diego St) - 78 pts (out)
Team Noffke's - Adreian Payne (Michigan St) - 69 pts (still in)
Ralph Trevino's - Shabazz Napier (U Conn) - 68 pts (still in)
Dennis Hammer's - Dustin Hogue (Iowa State) - 63 pts (out)
+ / - calculations:
The Commissioner is leading with a -107 points through 3 games.