Final Bracketology

The bubble got a lot smaller this weekend with upsets in a few of the conference tournaments. Davidson beating Rhode Island knocked another team off the bubble, and into the NIT. I do not believe the Houston/Cincinnati game will change seeding. So here it goes!


Last Four In: St. Bonaventure, UCLA, Texas, Arizona St

Last Four Out: St Mary’s, Louisville, Middle Tennessee, Syracuse

1 Seeds-  Villanova, Virginia, Kansas, Xavier

2 Seeds- Duke, UNC, Cincinnati, Purdue

3 Seeds- Tennessee, Michigan, Michigan St, Arizona

4 Seeds-  Auburn, West Virginia, Texas Tech, Wichita St

5 Seeds-  Kentucky, Gonzaga, Clemson, Houston

6 Seeds- Ohio St, Miami, Florida, Arkansas

7 Seeds- Texas A&M, TCU, Missouri, Seton Hall,

8 Seeds- Va. Tech, Nevada, Providence, Rhode Island

9 Seeds- Kansas St, Butler, Creighton, Alabama

10 Seeds-  NC State, Oklahoma, Florida St, USC

11 Seeds-  St Bonaventure, UCLA, Texas, Arizona St, Loyola Chicago, New Mexico St.

12 Seeds- Murray St, San Diego St, South Dakota St. Buffalo

13 Seeds- UNC-Greensboro, Davidson, Charleston, Marshall

14 Seeds-  Montana, Bucknell, Wright State, Stephen F Austin

15 Seeds- Georgia St, Lipscomb, Penn, Iona

16 Seeds- UMBC, Cal St-Fullerton, LIU-Brooklyn, Radford, NC Central, Texas Southern


Bracketology Week 17

IN: Baylor

OUT: Louisville

Last Four In: Alabama, Baylor, Providence, USC

Last Four Out: Syracuse, Louisville, Oklahoma St., LSU

1 Seeds-  Villanova, Virginia, Xavier, Kansas

2 Seeds- Duke, UNC, Purdue, Auburn

3 Seeds- Cincinnati, Michigan St., Tennessee, Michigan ((+3) Conf. Champs)

4 Seeds-  Texas Tech, Clemson, Wichita St., West Virginia

5 Seeds-  Gonzaga, Kentucky, Arizona, Ohio St.

6 Seeds- Texas A&M (+1), Houston, Miami (+4), Florida (+2)

7 Seeds- TCU (-1), Rhode Island (-3), Seton Hall, Arkansas (+1)

8 Seeds- Va. Tech (+2), Nevada (-1), Creighton (-1), Missouri (+2)

9 Seeds- Oklahoma, St. Bonaventure, Florida St. (-2), NC State (+1)

10 Seeds-  Butler (-2), St. Mary’s (-1), Kansas St. (+1), Arizona St. (-2)

11 Seeds-  Texas (+1), USC,  UCLA, Providence, Baylor (NEW), Alabama (-2)

12 Seeds- Loyola-Chicago (Conf. Champs), New Mexico St., Middle Tennessee (-1), Murray St ((+1)Conf. Champs), 

13 Seeds- Buffalo, Vermont, South Dakota St., La. Lafeyette (-1)

14 Seeds-  Montana, Charleston, East Tennessee St., Bucknell (+1)

15 Seeds- UC Santa Barbara, Penn, Wright St (New), Wagner (+1)

16 Seeds- Hampton, Arkansas Pine Bluff, Radford (NEW-Conf. Champs), Nicholls St., Lipscomb (NEW-Conf. Champs), Rider (New)