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Bracket Projection (Mar. 13 - Final)
Conference Name is shown for each Conference's Automatic Bid.
Records are against Division I opponents only.
Projection Breakdown
Correct Seeds: 43
Missed By 1 Seed: 23
Missed By 2 Seeds: 0
Teams Missed: 2 (St. Bonaventure and St. Mary's)
Last 4 In
Wichita State (25-9)
Michigan (22-13)
Syracuse (23-14)
Saint Mary's College (28-6)
Last 4 Out
South Carolina (24-9)
Monmouth (28-8)
Tulsa (20-12)
Florida (21-15)
Multi-Bid Conferences
7 - ACC
7 - Big 12
7 - Big Ten
7 - PAC 12
5 - Big East
4 - Atlantic 10
3 - AAC
2 - Missouri Valley
2 - SEC
2 - WCC
Philadelphia (East)
Wells Fargo Center
Raleigh, NC
1. North Carolina (33-7)  ACC
16. Hampton (20-11)  MEAC
8. Oregon State (18-13)
9. Virginia Commonwealth (25-11)
Denver, CO
5. Arizona (25-9)
12. Arkansas-Little Rock (28-5)  Sun Belt
4. Indiana (27-8)
13. South Dakota State (24-8)  Summit League
Denver, CO
6. Notre Dame (24-12)
11. Gonzaga (27-8)  WCC
3. Utah (26-9)
14. Green Bay (21-13)  Horizon
Brooklyn, NY
7. Wisconsin (22-13)
10. Butler (22-11)
2. West Virginia (26-9)
15. Weber State (23-9)  Big Sky
Chicago (Midwest)
United Center
Des Moines, IA
1. Kansas (32-5)  Big 12
16. Winner of Game A
8. Colorado (21-12)
9. Connecticut (25-11)  AAC
Providence, RI
5. Maryland (26-9)
12. UNC Wilmington (23-8)  Colonial Athletic
4. Duke (25-11)
13. Stony Brook (24-7)  America East
Providence, RI
6. Baylor (21-12)
11. Winner of Game C
3. Xavier (28-6)
14. Buffalo (19-15)  MAC
Raleigh, NC
7. Saint Joseph's (28-8)  Atlantic 10
10. Cincinnati (22-11)
2. Virginia (29-8)
15. UNC Asheville (20-12)  Big South
Louisville (South)
KFC Yum! Center
Des Moines, IA
1. Michigan State (29-6)  Big Ten
16. Austin Peay (16-18)  Ohio Valley
8. Providence (24-11)
9. USC (21-13)
Spokane, WA
5. Iowa State (23-12)
12. Hawaii (26-6)  Big West
4. California (23-11)
13. Fresno State (23-10)  Mt. West
Oklahoma City, OK
6. Seton Hall (25-9)  Big East
11. Winner of Game D
3. Texas A&M (28-9)
14. Stephen F. Austin (24-6)  Southland
Oklahoma City, OK
7. Iowa (22-11)
10. Saint Bonaventure (22-9)
2. Oklahoma (29-8)
15. Middle Tennessee (23-10)  C-USA
Anaheim (West)
Honda Center
Spokane, WA
1. Oregon (30-7)  PAC 12
16. Winner of Game B
8. Texas Tech (19-13)
9. Pittsburgh (20-12)
Saint Louis, MO
5. Purdue (26-9)
12. Chattanooga (27-6)  Southern
4. Kentucky (27-9)  SEC
13. Yale (22-7)  Ivy League
Saint Louis, MO
6. Texas (20-13)
11. Northern Iowa (22-13)  Missouri Valley
3. Miami (FL) (27-8)
14. Iona (22-11)  MAAC
Brooklyn, NY
7. Dayton (25-8)
10. Temple (21-12)
2. Villanova (35-5)
15. Cal State Bakersfield (21-9)  WAC
First Four (Dayton, OH)
University of Dayton Arena
Game A
16. Fairleigh Dickinson (17-15)  Northeast
16. Southern (19-13)  SWAC
Game B
16. Florida Gulf Coast (17-14)  Atlantic Sun
16. Holy Cross (15-20)  Patriot League
Game C
11. Wichita State (25-9)
11. Michigan (22-13)
Game D
11. Syracuse (23-14)
11. Saint Mary's College (28-6)