Cormac GordonStaten Island Advance (Staten Island, NY)
About: Cormac Gordon is an award-winning sportswriter and columnist for the Staten Island Advance who has covered numerous World Series, Triple Crown races, NCAA college hoop tournaments and NBA playoffs in his 30 years in the business. He is a former beat writer of St. John's University basketball and still the Advance beat writer covering Wagner College hoops. A resident of Staten Island and Amelia Island, Florida, he also worked as a general news columnist, often writing on politics and organized crime in the New York City area and covering 9/11 and its aftermath. A 25-year veteran of the New York City Police Department, Gordon spent more than a decade investigating organized crime in New York. He is a jazz enthusiast, the father of three children and grandfather of five.

Biased Towards

Rhode Island RamsRhode IslandRanked 5 spots ABOVE average over 8 weeks.
NC State WolfpackNC StateRanked 5 spots ABOVE average over 6 weeks.

Biased Against

Vanderbilt CommodoresVanderbiltRanked 5 spots BELOW average over 5 weeks.
St. John's Red StormSt. John'sRanked 4 spots BELOW average over 5 weeks.

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Clemson TigersClemsonRanked 10 spots ABOVE average over 1 weeks.
Saint Louis BillikensSaint LouisRanked 8 spots ABOVE average over 1 weeks.
Minnesota Golden GophersMinnesotaRanked 5 spots ABOVE average over 4 weeks.
LSU TigersLSURanked 3 spots ABOVE average over 3 weeks.
Colorado BuffaloesColoradoRanked 3 spots ABOVE average over 2 weeks.
Dayton FlyersDaytonRanked 2 spots ABOVE average over 15 weeks.
Pittsburgh PanthersPittsburghRanked 2 spots ABOVE average over 6 weeks.
Saint Joseph's HawksSaint Joseph'sRanked 2 spots ABOVE average over 4 weeks.
Virginia Tech HokiesVirginia TechRanked 2 spots ABOVE average over 3 weeks.
BYU CougarsBYURanked 2 spots ABOVE average over 2 weeks.
Texas Tech Red RaidersTexas TechRanked 2 spots ABOVE average over 1 weeks.
Temple OwlsTempleRanked 2 spots ABOVE average over 1 weeks.
UNLV RebelsUNLVRanked 2 spots ABOVE average over 1 weeks.
Southern Methodist MustangsSouthern MethodistRanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 34 weeks.
Cincinnati BearcatsCincinnatiRanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 28 weeks.
UCLA BruinsUCLARanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 22 weeks.
Texas A&M AggiesTexas A&MRanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 18 weeks.
South Carolina GamecocksSouth CarolinaRanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 18 weeks.
Ohio State BuckeyesOhio StateRanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 17 weeks.
Arkansas RazorbacksArkansasRanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 13 weeks.
TCU Horned FrogsTCURanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 3 weeks.
Kansas State WildcatsKansas StateRanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 2 weeks.
Northwestern WildcatsNorthwesternRanked 1 spots ABOVE average over 2 weeks.
Kansas JayhawksKansasRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 57 weeks.
North Carolina Tar HeelsNorth CarolinaRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 57 weeks.
Arizona WildcatsArizonaRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 57 weeks.
Kentucky WildcatsKentuckyRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 56 weeks.
West Virginia MountaineersWest VirginiaRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 52 weeks.
Iowa State CyclonesIowa StateRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 46 weeks.
Oklahoma SoonersOklahomaRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 39 weeks.
Michigan State SpartansMichigan StateRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 32 weeks.
Oregon DucksOregonRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 32 weeks.
Indiana HoosiersIndianaRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 24 weeks.
Creighton BluejaysCreightonRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 20 weeks.
Florida GatorsFloridaRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 19 weeks.
Florida State SeminolesFlorida StateRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 15 weeks.
San Diego State AztecsSan Diego StateRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 13 weeks.
Iowa HawkeyesIowaRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 13 weeks.
California Golden BearsCaliforniaRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 10 weeks.
George Washington ColonialsGeorge WashingtonRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 5 weeks.
Washington HuskiesWashingtonRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 4 weeks.
Davidson WildcatsDavidsonRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 1 weeks.
Old Dominion MonarchsOld DominionRanked 0 spots ABOVE average over 1 weeks.
Virginia CavaliersVirginiaRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 57 weeks.
Duke Blue DevilsDukeRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 56 weeks.
Louisville CardinalsLouisvilleRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 54 weeks.
Maryland TerrapinsMarylandRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 47 weeks.
Wisconsin BadgersWisconsinRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 39 weeks.
Purdue BoilermakersPurdueRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 37 weeks.
Notre Dame Fighting IrishNotre DameRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 36 weeks.
Xavier MusketeersXavierRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 30 weeks.
Miami (FL) HurricanesMiami (FL)Ranked 1 spots BELOW average over 23 weeks.
Texas LonghornsTexasRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 22 weeks.
Northern Iowa PanthersNorthern IowaRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 14 weeks.
VCU RamsVCURanked 1 spots BELOW average over 14 weeks.
Syracuse OrangeSyracuseRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 9 weeks.
USC TrojansUSCRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 7 weeks.
Seton Hall PiratesSeton HallRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 5 weeks.
Oklahoma State CowboysOklahoma StateRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 4 weeks.
New Mexico LobosNew MexicoRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 1 weeks.
Wyoming CowboysWyomingRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 1 weeks.
Harvard CrimsonHarvardRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 1 weeks.
Boise State BroncosBoise StateRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 1 weeks.
Murray State RacersMurray StateRanked 1 spots BELOW average over 1 weeks.
Villanova WildcatsVillanovaRanked 2 spots BELOW average over 57 weeks.
Baylor BearsBaylorRanked 2 spots BELOW average over 47 weeks.
Gonzaga BulldogsGonzagaRanked 2 spots BELOW average over 44 weeks.
Butler BulldogsButlerRanked 2 spots BELOW average over 35 weeks.
Wichita State ShockersWichita StateRanked 2 spots BELOW average over 30 weeks.
Utah UtesUtahRanked 2 spots BELOW average over 28 weeks.
Saint Mary's GaelsSaint Mary'sRanked 2 spots BELOW average over 18 weeks.
Connecticut HuskiesConnecticutRanked 2 spots BELOW average over 12 weeks.
Michigan WolverinesMichiganRanked 2 spots BELOW average over 10 weeks.
Georgetown HoyasGeorgetownRanked 2 spots BELOW average over 6 weeks.
Colorado State RamsColorado StateRanked 2 spots BELOW average over 2 weeks.
Illinois Fighting IlliniIllinoisRanked 2 spots BELOW average over 1 weeks.
Providence FriarsProvidenceRanked 3 spots BELOW average over 15 weeks.
Nebraska CornhuskersNebraskaRanked 5 spots BELOW average over 2 weeks.