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Bracket Projection (Mar. 17 - Final)
Conference Name is shown for each Conference's Automatic Bid.
Records are against Division I opponents only.
Projection Breakdown
Correct Seeds: 31
Missed By 1 Seed: 30
Missed By 2+ Seeds: 6
Teams Missed: 1 (Middle Tennessee)
Last 4 In
Boise State (19-11)
Saint Mary's College (27-7)
Tennessee (20-13)
La Salle (24-10)
Last 4 Out
Massachusetts (21-12)
Kentucky (21-12)
Middle Tennessee (28-6)
Southern Miss (25-10)
Multi-Bid Conferences
8 - Big East
7 - Big Ten
5 - Atlantic 10
5 - Big 12
5 - Mt. West
5 - PAC 12
4 - ACC
4 - SEC
2 - Missouri Valley
2 - WCC
Washington DC (East)
Verizon Center
Philadelphia, PA
1. Duke (30-6)
16. Winner of Game B
8. Illinois (22-13)
9. San Diego State (21-11)
Salt Lake City, UT
5. Saint Louis (28-7)  Atlantic 10
12. Akron (25-7)  MAC
4. Marquette (26-9)
13. New Mexico State (23-11)  WAC
Dayton, OH
6. UCLA (25-10)
11. Ole Miss (27-9)  SEC
3. Ohio State (29-8)  Big Ten
14. Northwestern State (19-9)  Southland
Lexington, KY
7. Pittsburgh (24-9)
10. Temple (24-10)
2. Miami (29-7)  ACC
15. Harvard (19-10)  Ivy League
Indianapolis (Midwest)
Lucas Oil Stadium
Lexington, KY
1. Louisville (35-5)  Big East
16. Southern (20-10)  SWAC
8. North Carolina (24-11)
9. Oregon (28-9)  PAC 12
Kansas City, MO
5. Kansas State (26-8)
12. Winner of Game D
4. Wisconsin (23-12)
13. South Dakota State (22-10)  Summit League
Austin, TX
6. Notre Dame (25-10)
11. Oklahoma (20-12)
3. Florida (29-8)
14. Florida Gulf Coast (24-11)  Atlantic Sun
San Jose, CA
7. Colorado State (24-9)
10. Wichita State (30-9)
2. Gonzaga (31-3)  WCC
15. Iona (20-14)  MAAC
Arlington (South)
Cowboys Stadium
Kansas City, MO
1. Kansas (31-6)  Big 12
16. Winner of Game A
8. Minnesota (21-13)
9. Cincinnati (22-12)
Austin, TX
5. UNLV (24-10)
12. Winner of Game C
4. Arizona (27-8)
13. Bucknell (27-6)  Patriot League
Auburn Hills, MI
6. Virginia Commonwealth (27-9)
11. California (21-12)
3. Michigan State (26-9)
14. Montana (23-7)  Big Sky
Philadelphia, PA
7. Memphis (31-5)  C-USA
10. Iowa State (23-12)
2. Georgetown (25-7)
15. Albany (24-11)  America East
Los Angeles (West)
Staples Center
Dayton, OH
1. Indiana (29-7)
16. Western Kentucky (19-16)  Sun Belt
8. North Carolina State (24-11)
9. Missouri (23-11)
San Jose, CA
5. Butler (26-9)
12. Belmont (24-7)  Ohio Valley
4. Syracuse (30-10)
13. Davidson (25-8)  Southern
Auburn Hills, MI
6. Oklahoma State (24-9)
11. Villanova (19-14)
3. Michigan (30-8)
14. Valparaiso (25-8)  Horizon
Salt Lake City, UT
7. Creighton (28-8)  Missouri Valley
10. Colorado (21-12)
2. New Mexico (29-6)  Mt. West
15. Pacific (20-13)  Big West
First Four (Dayton, OH)
University of Dayton Arena
Game A
16. Long Island (20-14)  Northeast
16. Liberty (12-21)  Big South
Game B
16. James Madison (21-15)  Colonial Athletic
16. North Carolina A&T (19-17)  MEAC
Game C
12. Saint Mary's College (27-7)
12. Tennessee (20-13)
Game D
12. Boise State (19-11)
12. La Salle (24-10)