As of games through Friday, March 14, 2014.
WARNING: The predicted field/seeding is highly likely to change from day to day or minute to minute.
*Automatic bids in italics
1 SEEDS: Arizona; Florida; Wichita State; Wisconsin.
2 SEEDS: Michigan; Kansas; Iowa State; Syracuse.
3 SEEDS: Creighton; Villanova; Duke; Virginia.
4 SEEDS: San Diego State; Louisville; Cincinnati; Baylor.
5 SEEDS: North Carolina; Connecticut; Michigan State; VCU.
6 SEEDS: UCLA; Ohio State; Oklahoma; Texas.
7 SEEDS: Kentucky; New Mexico; Massachusetts; Memphis.
8 SEEDS: Oregon; George Washington; Saint Louis; Kansas State.
9 SEEDS: Oklahoma State; Colorado; Stanford; Pittsburgh.
10 SEEDS: Gonzaga; Iowa; St. Joseph’s; Arizona State.
11 SEEDS: Dayton; SMU; Tennessee; Nebraska vs. Florida State.
12 SEEDS: Xavier vs. Minnesota; Harvard; Louisiana Tech; North Dakota State.
13 SEEDS: Stephen F. Austin; Manhattan; New Mexico State; Georgia State.
14 SEEDS: Mercer; Delaware; Western Michigan; NC Central.
15 SEEDS: Eastern Kentucky; American; Stony Brook; Wisconsin Milwaukee.
16 SEEDS: Wofford; Weber State; Coastal Carolina vs. Cal State Northridge; Mount St. Mary’s vs. Texas Southern.
LAST FOUR IN: Nebraska; Xavier; Minnesota; Florida State.
FIRST FOUR OUT: Providence; BYU; California; Arkansas.
NEXT FOUR OUT: St. John’s; Georgetown; NC State; Missouri.
DROPPED OUT: BYU.
NEW IN: Florida State.
CONFERENCE BREAKDOWN: Big 12 (7); Big Ten (7); Pac-12 (6); Atlantic 10 (6); ACC (6); AAC (5); SEC (3); Big East (3); Mountain West (2).
Jamal Murphy has been making tournament predictions since 2010. He will be updating his predictions frequently until the Committee’s selection on Sunday, March 16th.
Note: Conference leaders are determined by the team with the fewest conference losses, with ties broken by the higher RPI ranking, or the highest remaining seed in the conference tournament.
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