Marc Madness Predictions: Patriot League Final, Bucknell Vs. Lafayette

Remember who won last year's Patriot League representative in the NCAA Tournament? Remember what they did once they got to the tournament? 


It was Lehigh, and they beat Duke in one of the greatest upsets in tournament history. I know exactly where I was. It was one of the greatest moments of my basketball life. Here's hoping that Bucknell or Lafayette gets a 16-seed to Duke's 1-seed and pulls off the GREATEST UPSET EVER. 

Alright, so that's most likely not going to happen, but we can dream.

Wednesday night at 7:30p.m. EDT on CBS Sports Network, Lafayette is taking on Bucknell for a bid to the big dance. 

Prediction: Bucknell 75-74 on a buzzer beater.

Aside from the wonderful March 9 of last second shots, we've been lacking game winners during championship week. I'm counting on the sole championship game being held tonight to get us back on track. 

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Liam Boylan-Pett

Liam is a culture writing intern at PolicyMic. His work has appeared in "Running Times" and other running publications. He is also a professional middle-distance runner for the New Jersey-New York Track Club. After graduating from Columbia University with his bachelor's degree, he earned a Master's of Professional Studies in Journalism from Georgetown University. Originally from Bath, Mich, he spends his time watching TV, reading longform journalism, and thinking about who is going to be in the NCAA basketball tournament's Final Four.

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