Bracketology (1/29) – NC State’s win over UNC earns a bid


GREEN – Moved up one or more seed line
RED – Moved down one or more seed line
BLUE – New to bracket
Italicized – Play-In Game

1 Seeds: Villanova, Virginia, Purdue, Duke
2 Seeds: Kansas, Xavier, Auburn, Clemson
3 Seeds: Michigan State, Oklahoma, North Carolina, Arizona
4 Seeds: Texas Tech, Cincinnati, Tennessee, Kentucky
5 Seeds: Ohio State, West Virginia, Florida, Seton Hall
6 Seeds: Wichita State, Creighton, Rhode Island, Florida State
7 Seeds: Miami, Arizona State, TCU, Louisville
8 Seeds: Saint Mary’s, Nevada, Gonzaga, Arkansas
9 Seeds: Michigan, Alabama, Butler, Kansas State
10 Seeds: Texas, USC, Texas A&M, Providence
11 Seeds: Syracuse, Houston, Boise State, Marquette, NC State, SMU
12 Seeds: Middle Tennesse, New Mexico State, Buffalo,
13 Seeds: Loyola-Chicago, East Tennessee State, Vermont, South Dakota State
14 Seeds: Belmont, Wright State, Northeastern, UC Santa Barbara
15 Seeds: Montana, Bucknell, Rider, Stephen F. Austin
16 Seeds: Florida Gulf Coast, Pennsylvania, Wagner, Winthrop, North Carolina A&T, Arkansas Pine-Bluff


Avoiding Dayton

Texas A&M

Last Four In

Boise State
NC State

First Four Out

Western Kentucky
Virginia Tech

Next Four Out

Notre Dame
South Carolina

Conference Breakdown

ACC – 9 bids (60%) – plus two on the bubble out
SEC – 7 bids (50%) – plus three on the bubble out
Big East – 7 bids (70%)
Big 12 – 7  bids (70%)
Big Ten – 5 bids (36%) – plus one on the bubble out
American – 4 bids (33%)
Pac-12 – 3 bids (25%) – plus one on the bubble out
Mountain West – 2 bids (18%)
West Coast – 2 bids (20%)
Conference USA – 1 bid (7%) – plus one on the bubble out


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