Bracket Projection (Actual Bracket)
Conference Name is shown for each Conference's Automatic Bid.
Records are against Division I opponents only.
Projection Breakdown
Correct Seeds: 40
Missed By 1 Seed: 24
Missed By 2 Seeds: 4
Teams Missed: 0
Last 4 In
Providence (20-13)
USC (26-10)
Wake Forest (19-14)
Kansas State (21-14)
First 4 Out
California (21-13)
Syracuse (19-15)
Iowa (19-15)
Illinois State (27-7)
Multi-Bid Conferences
9 - ACC
7 - Big East
7 - Big Ten
6 - Big 12
5 - SEC
4 - PAC 12
3 - Atlantic 10
2 - AAC
2 - WCC
New York City (East)
Madison Square Garden
Buffalo, NY
1 Villanova (32-4)  Big East
16 Winner of Game A
8 Wisconsin (27-9)
9 Virginia Tech (22-11)
Orlando, FL
5 Virginia (23-11)
12 UNC Wilmington (27-6)  Colonial Athletic
4 Florida (26-8)
13 East Tennessee State (25-8)  Southern
Tulsa, OK
6 SMU (30-5)  AAC
11 Winner of Game D
3 Baylor (26-7)
14 New Mexico State (25-6)  WAC
Greenville, SC
7 South Carolina (23-10)
10 Marquette (19-13)
2 Duke (28-9)  ACC
15 Troy (20-15)  Sun Belt
Kansas City (Midwest)
Sprint Center
Tulsa, OK
1 Kansas (31-4)
16 Winner of Game B
8 Miami (FL) (21-12)
9 Michigan State (20-15)
Milwaukee, WI
5 Iowa State (24-11)  Big 12
12 Nevada (28-7)  Mt. West
4 Purdue (27-8)
13 Vermont (28-6)  America East
Sacramento, CA
6 Creighton (24-10)
11 Rhode Island (25-10)  Atlantic 10
3 Oregon (31-5)
14 Iona (22-13)  MAAC
Indianapolis, IN
7 Michigan (26-12)  Big Ten
10 Oklahoma State (19-13)
2 Louisville (25-9)
15 Jacksonville State (18-15)  Ohio Valley
Memphis (South)
FedEx Forum
Greenville, SC
1 North Carolina (28-7)
16 Texas Southern (23-12)  SWAC
8 Arkansas (26-10)
9 Seton Hall (21-12)
Milwaukee, WI
5 Minnesota (24-10)
12 Middle Tennessee (30-5)  C-USA
4 Butler (25-8)
13 Winthrop (24-7)  Big South
Sacramento, CA
6 Cincinnati (30-6)
11 Winner of Game C
3 UCLA (31-4)
14 Kent State (21-14)  MAC
Indianapolis, IN
7 Dayton (23-8)
10 Wichita State (30-5)  Missouri Valley
2 Kentucky (31-5)  SEC
15 Northern Kentucky (22-11)  Horizon
San Jose (West)
SAP Center
Salt Lake City, UT
1 Gonzaga (35-1)  WCC
16 South Dakota State (16-17)  Summit League
8 Northwestern (24-12)
9 Vanderbilt (19-16)
Buffalo, NY
5 Notre Dame (26-10)
12 Princeton (22-7)  Ivy League
4 West Virginia (28-9)
13 Bucknell (26-9)  Patriot League
Orlando, FL
6 Maryland (23-9)
11 Xavier (23-13)
3 Florida State (26-9)
14 Florida Gulf Coast (23-8)  Atlantic Sun
Salt Lake City, UT
7 Saint Mary's College (29-5)
10 Virginia Commonwealth (26-9)
2 Arizona (32-4)  PAC 12
15 North Dakota (19-10)  Big Sky
First Four (Dayton, OH)
University of Dayton Arena
Game A
16 Mount Saint Mary's (20-16)  Northeast
16 New Orleans (17-12)  Southland
Game B
16 UC Davis (21-13)  Big West
16 North Carolina Central (22-9)  MEAC
Game C
11 Wake Forest (19-14)
11 Kansas State (21-14)
Game D
11 Providence (20-13)
11 USC (26-10)