No. 11 Xavier upset No. 2 Arizona in the Sweet 16 on Thursday and will face No. 1 Gonzaga in the Elite Eight on Saturday. Here’s what the result means for Tournament Challenge.
• It was a big upset among the Tournament Challenge competitors with only 1.5 percent of brackets picking Gonzaga vs. Xavier in the Elite Eight. Of that group, 80 percent see the Bulldogs advancing.
• 65.8 percent of brackets had Arizona heading to the Elite Eight instead of Xavier.
• Of all brackets, only 0.3 percent (54,869) picked Gonzaga and Xavier to meet in the Elite Eight and have Xavier winning that game.