What Are The Odds Of Victory For March Madness Underdogs Harvard And Northeastern?

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Two local schools are playing tonight in this year's NCAA tournament — and both men's basketball teams are underdogs.

Northeastern plays Notre Dame in one of the earlier March Madness games this afternoon. Harvard will take on the University of North Carolina later tonight.

Kyle Draper, of Comcast Sportsnet New England, joins Morning Edition ahead of the games to talk about the teams' strengths, weaknesses and chances of winning.

To hear the full interview, click on the audio player above.

This segment aired on March 19, 2015.


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