march madness

4月 012017
 

March Madness is in full swing. And the success of the Dance Card formula powered by SAS -- along with stories about teams like the New York Mets, the Boston Bruins, the Orlando Magic and more, all using analytics -- demonstrates how sports and analytics are becoming more and more [...]

How to make sense of the Madness in March was published on SAS Voices by Hwa Truong

3月 142014
 
The odds may not be in your favor, but SAS Analytics could help you win a huge prize. As you may have heard, billionaire philanthropist Warren Buffett and Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert have teamed up to offer $1 billion to anyone who can create a perfect NCAA March Madness [...]
3月 192013
 
On selection Sunday, the SAS-powered Dance Card and its creators had more to celebrate than St. Patrick's Day.  The Dance Card model was perfect, accurately predicting all 37 at-large bids to the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament. The Dance Card was built with SAS analytics by Jay Coleman of the University [...]
3月 192013
 
On selection Sunday, the SAS-powered Dance Card and its creators had more to celebrate than St. Patrick's Day.  The Dance Card model was perfect, accurately predicting all 37 at-large bids to the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament. The Dance Card was built with SAS analytics by Jay Coleman of the University [...]
3月 192013
 
On selection Sunday, the SAS-powered Dance Card and its creators had more to celebrate than St. Patrick's Day.  The Dance Card model was perfect, accurately predicting all 37 at-large bids to the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament. The Dance Card was built with SAS analytics by Jay Coleman of the University [...]
3月 152013
 
Three business professors are using SAS analytic software to accurately predict the at-large teams in the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament. The professors’ Dance Card model is averaging 93.5% accuracy over the last 11 years. The professors -- Jay Coleman of the Univ. of North Florida in Jacksonville; Allen Lynch of Mercer [...]