KU Professor's New Model Predicts March Madness Results, And Head Of The Kansas Democratic Party

Mar 15, 2017

March Madness raises the hype for college basketball, as seen last year when thousands of spectators filled the Des Moines' Wells Fargo Arena to watch the KU Jayhawks practice prior to the first round of the tournament.
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Warning: you may want to change your March Madness brackets.  We speak with the Kansas University professor who has developed a model to statistically predict the Final Four in the NCAA tournament. Then, we meet John Gibson, the new chairman of the Democratic Party in Kansas, and find out what makes him hopeful for his party in such a red state. Finally, Bill Brownlee updates us on this week's Local Listen, Everette Dan.