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A 15 seed has never played a 1 seed. Normally, a 16 seed is matched against a 1 seed in the first round, and through the 2009 tournament, the 1 seed has won the first round game 100 times out of 100 tries. A 15 seed has beaten a 2 seed four times, but has never advanced beyond the second round.

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Q: How many times has a 15 seed upset a 1 seed in the tournament?
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