March 13, 2009

Ever wonder what it's like trying to fill out all the brackets?

Look at how the field of 65 is put together as we prepare for the real Selection Show on Sunday! See below for videos from the Mock Selection, hosted in Indianapolis on February 13 or click here to read a first-hand account of the process in our Men's Mock Selection and Women's Mock Selection blogs!

 Doug Kroll speaks with former coach Dan Dakich about the selection process.  Find out the computer system used to decide the field!  A full recap of the men's selection show  Steve Sheer relates his story about a little problem in 2008.
A Time To Reflect
NCAA.com's own Doug Kroll talks to analyst Greg Anthony and former head coach Dan Dakich to get their reflections on what it takes to build a bracket.
Get Computer Savvy
Take some time and learn the computer program used to convert teams on a screen to teams in the Tournament.
Men's Full Recap
Click here for a full recap of the day-long process, from start to finish.
Steve Sheer: Locked Out
Steve Sheer, the first recipient of the finalized bracket, talks about a little problem of getting locked out of his hotel room last year.
 Women's Selection Show recap       March Madness
Women's Full Recap
Want to find out how the field of 64 is picked? Check out the Women's Mock Selection video.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

You can watch the Men's Selection Show live online here at 6 p.m. (ET) on Sunday, right at NCAA.com. The Women's Championship bracket is revealed on Monday. And once the fields are released, look no further than our interactive brackets, complete with stats, trends and podcast breakdowns of the regions. Stay tuned!