Bracket projection: Murray State

The Ohio Valley Conference champion Murray State Racers closed the season with 13 consecutive victories, winning every game on their schedule since Jan. 18. Led by transfer Jonathan Stark and freshman Ja Morant, the current crop of Racers are looking to win the school's first NCAA tournament game since 2012. With a strong defense and a crop of scorers, Murray State has a chance to compete with anyone, but can the Racers keep their hot play going against top competition?

ESPN Insider has your answers, as Joe Lunardi has enlisted a team of bracketologists to compile advanced metrics, key scouting intel and best- and worst-case tournament scenarios for all 68 teams to help you make smart picks in your bracket.