March Madness: NCAA Tournament Bracket 2011 for Men’s Basketball

The 2011 NCAA Tournament has just began after the winners of the Big Ten Tournament, Big East Tournament, Big 12 Tournament and ACC Tournament were announced. With the basketball tournament comes its bracket and schedule of games which comprises all the matchups that will be held in the entire NCAA Tournament 2011 all through out the playoffs.

The NCAA Tournament 2011 Bracket is composed of 68 teams divided into four conferences – East, West, Southwest, and Southeast. The Big East conference sent 11 teams to the tournament, the most among the four. Next to them was the Big Ten having sent seven teams.

The game will be divided into 7 rounds. The first round of NCAA basketball games will commence on March 15-16, 2011. After that, there will be Second Round, Third Round, Regional Semi Finals or more commonly known as the Sweet 16, Regional Finals or more commonly known as the Elite 8, National Semi Finals or more commonly known as the Final 4, and the Championship or Finals Round which will be held at Houston on April 4, 2011 where a National Champion will be declared.

The 2011 NCAA Basketball Tournament will be televised on the following channels such as CBS, TBS, TNT, truTV in the United States as of 2011 and onward, with CBS televising the Elite Eight and Final Four until 2016 exclusively.

Below is the complete NCAA Tournament Bracket 2011. Download, enlarge and print it to have a closer look on which basketball teams will compete in each of the following rounds mentioned above.

Phantom 102EX As World’s Most Luxurious Electric Car Unveiled By Rolls-Royce

Electric cars are said to be the car of the next generation. Sooner or later, all the cars running on the road would all be electricity fueled. Gasoline stations would soon be replaced by charging stations and th world would then be relying to electricity to be mobile.

Now that electric cars has been proven to be safe to use, manufacturing it comes next. All cars companies have been competing to produce the best electric car that they can make. Luxury comes next, as designs, capability, speed and a lot of factors would be the basis of the clients in choosing.

It would be quite impossible if the renowned maker of luxury cars Rolls-Royce will not manufacture their own. Indeed, they were able to come up with the predicted as the World’s Most Luxurious Electric Car as they unveiled their very own Phantom 102EX.

Phantom 102EX is equipped with the world’s largest electric car battery, weighing 640 kg (1,400 lbs) and has a range of 125 miles and the can be charged as quick as 8 hours. Charging the car can be done easily through induction charging by simply parking the car over special pads buried in the ground. It uses magnetic coupling instead of a regular cable, and has 90% efficiency.

As for speed, Phantom 102EX can go as fast as 60 mph in less than eight seconds with a maximum speed of 100 mph. Currently, it is still an experimental model but if the company could gain interest, it would be manufactured and has been expected to be amounting to $1.6 million.