Mar 16, 2012; Greensboro, NC, USA; NCAA logo shot during the second round of the 2012 NCAA men

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Welcome to Busting Brackets, the NCAA news and opinions site brought to you by the FanSided Network. Busting Brackets is dedicated to providing top-notch NCAA news, views and original content. This site also serves as a community for like-minded fans to come together to catch up on the latest news and to discuss their passion.

Editorial Staff

Jacob Rude, editor

I'm a journalism student at Indiana University with a passion for all sports, namely the NBA and the Los Angeles Lakers.

Daniel Tran, Staff Writer

Just think of me as your bar stool buddy talking sports, minus the alcohol-fueled delusion. I graduated from the University of California, San Diego and have been writing about sports ever since on my personal blog crossoversportsus.com. Sugarcoating is for pastries, not my sports takes. You disagree with me? Let me know and I'll tell you how wrong you are.

Michael Lopez, Staff Writer

I started attending NCAA Tournament games when I was 7 years old and I have been hooked on college basketball ever since. I am a also big fan of football, both the NFL and college, and I can even admit to enjoying watching baseball. I graduated from Oregon State University and am a huge Portland Trail Blazers fan. Also, Mike Piazza made fun of me on national television during the 2001 Home Run Derby.

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Michael Hlebasko, Staff Writer

Jared Mintz, Senior Staff Writer

Worked in ESPN's Production Research and Stats and Analysis Departments. Contributed to IamaGM, Rant Sports, SBNation, currently write for Bro Jackson dot com. Covered college basketball for the America East, (former) Big East, and ACC conferences. I love basketball the way fat kids hate fat kids analogies.

Eric Smith, Staff Writer

Aseh Nshom, Staff Writer

Hey Guys! My name is Aseh. If there's one thing I enjoy, it's talking basketball with other college hoops fanatics. I'm originally from Seattle, Washington. I've been an avid fan of the sport since the Seattle Supersonics were conference contenders in the mid 90’s. Since then, I've really enjoyed following NCAA teams. I find it to be more centered on teamwork and cohesion. I graduated from the University of Pittsburgh (a proud member of the ACC). I look forward to covering all that is ACC Men's Basketball. The 2014-2015 season should be one for the ages.

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