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Fans Tap Louisville As Eventual NCAA Champs

Thursday, March 28, 2013

The men’s NCAA basketball tournament is down to the final sixteen teams and overall number one seed Louisville remains the fans’ choice to win the championship.

A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey of 658 NCAA Tournament Fans shows that 24% think that the Louisville Cardinals will win their third NCAA championship, and their first since 1986.  Nineteen percent (19%) believe the Indiana Hoosiers will capture the title and 18% say the University of Kansas Jayhawks will walk home the winner.  No other team left in the tournament received more than seven percent (7%) support. (To see survey question wording, click here).  

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The survey of 658 NCAA Tournament Fans was conducted on March 25-26, 2013 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.

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