Big Ten tourney: Predicting the unpredictable

If you've been losing sleep at night trying to project the outcome of the Big Ten men's basketball tournament, don't worry—it's probably not just you.

"I think it's going to be the most unpredictable Big Ten conference tournament in the history of the tournament," Big Ten Network analyst Stephen Bardo said.

How unpredictable? So much so that even a team that finished 6-12 in conference play can't be counted out.

"My dark horse is gonna be interesting: I would say Penn State," he said. "They just have a never-say-die attitude and a team that can bounce back very quickly."

We asked Bardo for three things: the odds of each team winning, their momentum coming in (scale of 1-5) and one reason to watch each team.

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By Chris Sosa, RedEye
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