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On average, 1.3 5-seeds fall each year in round one

Originally Published: March 16, 2005
By Andy Katz | ESPN.com

We know a 12-5 upset is out there, we just don't know which one.

Will it be Wisconsin-Milwaukee over Alabama in Cleveland? Could it be New Mexico over Villanova in Nashville? What about George Washington over Georgia Tech or Old Dominion over Michigan State?

It's bound to happen, right? It has to, because 26 of them have occurred since the field expanded in 1985 – the most prevalent of any bracket pairing outside of the 8-9 and 7-10 games.

"That stat [5 vs. 12] means ...

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