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

S-CURVE

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,
Louisiana-Lafayette
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

S-CURVE

Avoiding Dayton

Texas A&M
Providence
Syracuse
Houston

Last Four In

Boise State
Marquette
NC State
SMU

First Four Out

Western Kentucky
Washington
Missouri
Virginia Tech

Next Four Out

Maryland
Notre Dame
Georgia
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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