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Wednesday, March 11, 2020

New Bracketology

Here's a look at the NCAA Tournament field/seeding as if the season ended yesterday.

CAUTION: The predicted field/seeding is highly likely to change from day to day or minute to minute.

*Automatic bids in italics


1 SEEDS: Kansas; Baylor; Gonzaga; Dayton.

2 SEEDS: San Diego State; Michigan State; CreightonVillanova.

3 SEEDS: Seton Hall; Maryland; Florida StateDuke

4 SEEDS: Wisconsin; Oregon; Louisville; Ohio State.

5 SEEDS: Kentucky; Butler; Penn State; Colorado.

6 SEEDS: Michigan; Iowa; West Virginia; Illinois.

7 SEEDS: Auburn; BYU; Arizona; Marquette.

8 SEEDS: Florida; Providence; Houston; Rutgers.

9 SEEDS: Virginia; Saint Mary's; LSU; Texas Tech.

10 SEEDS: Oklahoma; Indiana; Stanford; Xavier.

11 SEEDS: Richmond vs. Purdue; NC State vs. Wichita State; Utah State; East Tenn. State.

12 SEEDS: Cincinnati; Yale; Vermont; Liberty.

13 SEEDS: Akron; Stephen F. Austin; North Texas; Belmont.

14 SEEDS: Bradley; New Mexico State; UC Irvine; Colgate.

15 SEEDS: Hofstra; North Dakota State; Eastern Washington; Little Rock.

16 SEEDS: Winthrop; Northern Kentucky; NC Central vs. Siena; Prairie View A&M vs. Robert Morris.


LAST FOUR IN: Richmond; NC State; Wichita State; Purdue.

FIRST FOUR OUT: Arizona State; USC; Mississippi State; UCLA.

NEXT FOUR OUT: Texas; Tennessee; Memphis; Arkansas. 


Note: Automatic bids are determined by conference tournament winner or current conference tournament seeding. 

Saturday, March 7, 2020

New Bracketology

Here's a look at the NCAA Tournament field/seeding as if the season ended yesterday.

CAUTION: The predicted field/seeding is highly likely to change from day to day or minute to minute.

*Automatic bids in italics


1 SEEDS: Kansas; Baylor; Gonzaga; San Diego State.

2 SEEDS: Dayton; Creighton; Seton Hall; Villanova.

3 SEEDS: MarylandFlorida StateLouisville; Duke

4 SEEDS: Michigan State; Wisconsin; Ohio State; Penn State.

5 SEEDS: OregonKentucky; Butler; Colorado.

6 SEEDS: Michigan; Iowa; BYU; West Virginia.

7 SEEDS: Arizona; Illinois; Marquette; Auburn.

8 SEEDS: Florida; Providence; Texas Tech; Houston.

9 SEEDS: Rutgers; LSU; Saint Mary's; Oklahoma.

10 SEEDS: Indiana; Virginia; Stanford; Xavier.

11 SEEDS: Purdue; Richmond; Texas vs. NC State; Arizona State vs. Wichita State.

12 SEEDS: East Tenn. State; Yale; Vermont; Liberty.

13 SEEDS: Akron; Stephen F. Austin; North Texas; Belmont.

14 SEEDS: UC Irvine; Bradley; Hofstra; Colgate.

15 SEEDS: South Dakota State; New Mexico State; Wright State; Eastern Washington.

16 SEEDS: Little Rock; Winthrop; NC Central vs. Siena; Prairie View A&M vs. St. Francis PA.


LAST FOUR IN: NC State; Wichita State; Arizona State; Texas.

FIRST FOUR OUT: USC; Tennessee; Utah State; Mississippi State.

NEXT FOUR OUT: UCLA; Arkansas; Alabama; Cincinnati. 


Note: Automatic bids are determined by current conference standings or the highest NET ranking. 

Tuesday, March 3, 2020

New Bracketology

Here's a look at the NCAA Tournament field/seeding as if the season ended yesterday.

CAUTION: The predicted field/seeding is highly likely to change from day to day or minute to minute.

*Automatic bids in italics


1 SEEDS: Kansas; Baylor; Gonzaga; San Diego State.

2 SEEDS: Dayton; Creighton; Seton Hall; Maryland.

3 SEEDS: Villanova; Florida StateLouisville; Duke

4 SEEDS: Penn State; Kentucky; Michigan State; Wisconsin.

5 SEEDS: Ohio State; Oregon; Butler; Colorado.

6 SEEDS: Auburn; Michigan; Iowa; West Virginia.

7 SEEDS: Arizona; Illinois; BYU; Marquette.

8 SEEDS: Florida; Texas Tech; Houston; Providence.

9 SEEDS: LSU; Saint Mary's; Oklahoma; Rutgers.

10 SEEDS: Indiana; Virginia; Stanford; Xavier.

11 SEEDS: NC State; Wichita State vs. USC; Arizona State vs. Alabama; UCLA

12 SEEDS: Northern Iowa; East Tenn. State; Yale; Vermont.

13 SEEDS: Liberty; Akron; Stephen F. Austin; North Texas.

14 SEEDS: Belmont; UC Irvine; Hofstra; Colgate.

15 SEEDS: South Dakota State; New Mexico State; Wright State; Montana.

16 SEEDS: Little Rock; Winthrop; NC A&T vs. Siena; Prairie View A&M vs. St. Francis PA.


LAST FOUR IN: Wichita State; Arizona State; USC; Alabama.

FIRST FOUR OUT: Rhode Island; Purdue; Mississippi State; Utah State.

NEXT FOUR OUT: Cincinnati; Arkansas; Richmond; Texas.


Note: Automatic bids are determined by current conference standings or the highest NET ranking. 

Saturday, February 29, 2020

New Bracketology


Here’s a look at the NCAA Tournament field as if the season ended yesterday.

CAUTION: The predicted field/seeding is highly likely to change from day to day or minute to minute.

*Automatic bids in italics 


1 SEEDS: Kansas; Baylor; Gonzaga; San Diego State.

2 SEEDS: Dayton; Creighton; Maryland; Seton Hall.

3 SEEDS: Villanova; Florida State; Duke; Louisville.

4 SEEDS: Penn State; Oregon; Kentucky; Michigan State.

5 SEEDS: Ohio State; Colorado; Butler; Auburn.


6 SEEDS: Wisconsin; Michigan; Iowa; West Virginia.

7 SEEDS: Arizona; Illinois; Marquette; BYU.

8 SEEDS: Florida; Texas Tech; Houston; LSU.

9 SEEDS: Rutgers; Saint Mary's; Providence; Indiana.

10 SEEDS: Xavier; NC State; Virginia; Wichita State.

11 SEEDS: Rhode Island; Arizona State; USC vs. Oklahoma; Alabama vs. Stanford.

12 SEEDS: East Tenn. State; Northern Iowa; Yale; Vermont.

13 SEEDS: Liberty; Stephen F. Austin; North Texas; Northern Colorado.

14 SEEDS: Belmont; UC Irvine; Hofstra; Colgate.

15 SEEDS: South Dakota State; New Mexico State; Wright State; Bowling Green.

16 SEEDS: Little Rock; Radford; NC A&T vs. Siena; Prairie View A&M vs. St. Francis PA.


LAST FOUR IN: Stanford; Oklahoma; Alabama; USC.

FIRST FOUR OUT: Purdue; Utah State; Mississippi State; Cincinnati.

NEXT FOUR OUT: Arkansas; UCLA; Richmond; Syracuse. 


Note: Automatic bids are determined by current conference standings or the highest NET ranking. 

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

New Bracketology

Here’s a look at the NCAA Tournament field as if the season ended yesterday.

CAUTION: The predicted field/seeding is highly likely to change from day to day or minute to minute.

*Automatic bids in italics 


1 SEEDS: Kansas; Baylor; Gonzaga; San Diego State.

2 SEEDS: Duke; Dayton; Seton Hall; Maryland.

3 SEEDS: Creighton; Villanova; Florida State; Louisville.

4 SEEDS: Penn State; Oregon; Colorado; Kentucky.

5 SEEDS: Michigan State; Butler; Auburn; Ohio State.

6 SEEDS: Iowa; West Virginia; Arizona; Michigan.

7 SEEDS: Illinois; Wisconsin; Marquette; BYU.

8 SEEDS: Texas Tech; LSU; Houston; Florida.

9 SEEDS: Rutgers; Saint Mary’s; Providence; Indiana.

10 SEEDS: NC State; Xavier; Wichita State; Rhode Island.

11 SEEDS: Virginia; Arizona State; Oklahoma vs. Stanford; Georgetown vs. Alabama.

12 SEEDS: E. Tenn State; Northern Iowa; Yale; Vermont.

13 SEEDS: Liberty; Akron; Stephen F. Austin; North Texas.

14 SEEDS: Belmont; UC Irvine; Hofstra; Colgate.

15 SEEDS: South Dakota State; New Mexico State; Wright State; Montana.

16 SEEDS: Little Rock; Radford; NC A&T vs. St. Francis PA; Saint Peters vs. Prairie View A&M.


LAST FOUR IN: Stanford; Alabama; Georgetown; Oklahoma.

FIRST FOUR OUT: Utah State; USC; Cincinnati; Mississippi State.

NEXT FOUR OUT: Purdue; Minnesota; Arkansas; Richmond.


Note: Automatic bids are determined by current conference standings or the highest NET ranking. 










Monday, January 20, 2020

Top 25


1.     Gonzaga (20-1) LW: 1
2.     Baylor (15-1) LW: 2
3.     Kansas (14-3) LW: 6
4.     Florida State (16-2) LW: 7
5.     San Diego State (19-0) LW: 8
6.     Louisville (15-3) LW: 10
7.     Dayton (16-2) LW: 12
8.     Villanova (14-3) LW: 13
9.     Duke (15-3) LW: 3
10.  Butler (15-3) LW: 4
11.  Oregon (15-4) LW: 9
12.  Michigan State (14-4) LW: 17
13.  Seton Hall (14-4) LW: 21
14.  Kentucky (13-4) LW: 11
15.  Auburn (15-2) LW: 5
16.  Maryland (14-4) LW: 15
17.  Memphis (14-3) LW: 19
18.  West Virginia (14-3) LW: 14
19.  Rutgers (14-4) LW: 24
20.  Texas Tech (12-5) LW: 25
21.  Houston (14-4) LW: NR
22.  Wichita State (15-3) LW: 16
23.  Iowa (13-5) LW: NR
24.  Arizona (13-5) LW: NR
25.  Ohio State (12-6) LW: 18


In the mix: Arkansas; Colorado; Florida; Illinois; LSU; Marquette; Penn State; Wisconsin.