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CAA experts predict the tournament

CAAfurtune1This preseason we asked some of our favorite CAA analysts to predict the future. Several months later we figured we’d pull out the crystal ball again and see what these guys thought about what could be a VERY unpredictable CAA tournament.

Jerry Beach, definantlydutch.blogspot.com
Preseason pick: ODU
FRIDAY, MARCH 5
OPENING ROUND

No. 8 Towson vs. No. 9 UNC-Wilmington: TOWSON
No. 5 VCU vs. No. 12 Delaware: VCU
No. 7 Hofstra vs. No. 10 Georgia State: HOFSTRA
No. 6 Drexel vs. No. 11 JMU: JMU
SATURDAY, MARCH 6
QUARTERFINAL GAMES

No. 1 ODU vs. No. 8 Towson: ODU
No. 4 George Mason vs. No. 5 VCU: VCU
No. 2 Northeastern vs. No. 7 Hofstra: HOFSTRA
No. 3 William & Mary vs. No. 11 JMU: JMU
SUNDAY, MARCH 7
SEMIFINAL GAMES

No. 1 ODU vs. No. 5 VCU: ODU
No. 7 Hofstra vs. No. 11 JMU: HOFSTRA
MONDAY, MARCH 8
CHAMPIONSHIP GAME

No. 1 ODU vs. No. 7 Hofstra: HOFSTRA
(I also retain the right to say I was right if Northeastern wins the whole thing haha)

Ryan Kish, GMUHoops.com
Preseason pick: ODU
FRIDAY, MARCH 5
OPENING ROUND

Gm. 1 Towson vs. UNC-Wilmington Noon – UNCW
Gm. 2 VCU vs. Delaware 2:30 p.m. – VCU
Gm. 3 Hofstra vs. Georgia State 6:00 p.m. – Hofstra
Gm. 4 Drexel vs. JMU 8:30 p.m. – Drexel
SATURDAY, MARCH 6
QUARTERFINAL GAMES

Gm. 5 ODU vs. Towson/UNC-Wilmington winner Noon – ODU
Gm. 6 George Mason vs. VCU/Delaware winner 2:30 p.m. – VCU
Gm. 7 Northeastern vs. Hofstra/Georgia State winner 6:00 p.m. – Northeastern
Gm. 8 William & Mary vs. Drexel/JMU winner 8:30 p.m – William & Mary
SUNDAY, MARCH 7
SEMIFINAL GAMES

Gm. 9 Winner of Game 5 vs. Winner of Game 6 3:00 p.m. – ODU
Gm. 10 Winner of Game 7 vs. Winner of Game 8 5:30 p.m – William & Mary
MONDAY, MARCH 8
Men’s Championship Game 7:00 p.m. – ODU Champion

Michael Litos, CAAHoops.com
Preseason pick: ODU
Towson over UNCW
VCU over Del
Hof over GSU
Drex over JMU

ODU over Tow
VCU over Mason
NU over Hoffy
Drex over WM

ODU over VCU
NU over Drex

ODU over NU

Mike Harris, VASportsNow.com
Preseason pick: VCU
FRIDAY, MARCH 5
OPENING ROUND

Gm. 1 Towson vs. UNC-Wilmington Noon TOW
Gm. 2 VCU vs. Delaware 2:30 p.m. VCU
Gm. 3 Hofstra vs. Georgia State 6:00 p.m. HOF
Gm. 4 Drexel vs. JMU 8:30 p.m. JMU
SATURDAY, MARCH 6
QUARTERFINAL GAMES

Gm. 5 ODU vs. Towson/UNC-Wilmington winner Noon ODU
Gm. 6 George Mason vs. VCU/Delaware winner 2:30 p.m. VCU
Gm. 7 Northeastern vs. Hofstra/Georgia State winner 6:00 p.m. N’EASTERN
Gm. 8 William & Mary vs. Drexel/JMU winner 8:30 p.m WM
SUNDAY, MARCH 7
SEMIFINAL GAMES

Gm. 9 Winner of Game 5 vs. Winner of Game 6 3:00 p.m. ODU
Gm. 10 Winner of Game 7 vs. Winner of Game 8 5:30 p.m N’EASTERN
MONDAY, MARCH 8
Men’s Championship Game 7:00 p.m. N’EASTERN