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NCAA bracket expert 'Jersey Guy' never doubted UCLA's credentials
NCAA bracket expert 'Jersey Guy' never doubted UCLA's credentials

People still shocked that UCLA made the NCAA Tournament obviously were not following a retired bracket "expert" from New Jersey working for free out of his living room in Scituate, Mass. Mark Blaudschun, a former Boston Globe college sports columnist who now runs the website "aJerseyGuy.com," was telling anyone who would listen that UCLA was safely in the field. This ran counter to all other projections from bracket pickers. Joe Lunardi, who dominates ESPN's crawl this time of year with his up-to-the-minute updates, had Indiana and UCLA out of the 68-field. Jerry Palm, the respected bracket picker for CBS Sports, also had UCLA out. It was his only miss. He had...

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