Sunday night Jay Bilas announced that he was picking Cornell to advance to the Elite 8. The comment jolted reactions across twitterspace.
From Jeff Borzello of CollegeHoopsNet.com, "Bilas, we get it, you like Cornell...you must not be serious about the Elite Eight, though."
College Hoops Journal, "Jay Bilas has Cornell in the Elite 8. No way that's happening. No FREAKING way."
Jon Tannenwald, Philly.com, "Jay Bilas has Cornell beating Kentucky?"
BleacherReport.com, "Really Bilas? Cornell to the Elite Eight?"
Northstar Basketball, "Jay Bilas is insane. Cornell in the Elite Eight?"
- ESPN's Eamonn Brennan writes during an ESPN chat session, "Temple with a No. 5 seed, will play Cornell as the No. 12. I would not be happy, were I a Temple fan. Cornell deserves a higher seed too, but I think Temple has the bigger gripe here."
Below, ESPN's analysts break down the East Region of the NCAA Tournament bracket...