Winners of the Kaggle x Google Cloud & NCAA® March Madness Analytics Competition

Online collaboration between team members Michael Karpe, Remi Thai, Emilien Etchevers, Haley Wohlever, and Kieran Janin

About the Competition

The MEng Data Story

These graphs plots depict how the difference in seed between teams impacts scoring trends throughout the game.

How did the team get interested in this competition?

A a heat map of the number of Twitter mentions each team had throughout the 2019 season and when the mentions took place shows that at a specific date when a team is mentioned frequently, there is a corresponding event in the tournament that the team was involved in.

How did you decide on the final idea for your data story?

What were some of the biggest challenges you faced getting to your solution?

Has this competition changed your knowledge of how data is used in industry today?

Has this competition or process of using various machine learning (ML) techniques influenced any of your professional goals?

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