Sunday, February 19, 2017

February 19th, 2017

1 Seeds:  Villanova, Kansas, Gonzaga, Arizona
2 Seeds:  Florida, Kentucky, Louisville, Baylor
3 Seeds:  North Carolina, Oregon, Duke, SMU
4 Seeds:  Florida State, Maryland, Butler, UCLA
5 Seeds:  Creighton, Purdue, Saint Mary's, Cincinnati
6 Seeds:  Notre Dame, Minnesota, Virginia, West Virginia
7 Seeds:  Wisconsin, Xavier, Dayton, South Carolina
8 Seeds:  Northwestern, USC, Arkansas, Oklahoma State
9 Seeds:  Wichita State, California, VCU, Virginia Tech
10 Seeds:  Vanderbilt, Miami (FL), Iowa State, Michigan State
11 Seeds:  Tennessee, Nevada, Middle Tennessee, UNC Wilmington
12 Seeds:  Arlington, Seton Hall, Pittsburgh, Michigan, Kansas State, TCU
13 Seeds:  Monmouth, Akron, Vermont, Princeton
14 Seeds:  Belmont, Valparaiso, UNC Asheville, Cal State Bakersfield
15 Seeds: Florida Gulf Coast, Bucknell, North Dakota State, Furman
16 Seeds:  Texas Southern, UC Irvine, Mount St. Mary's, New Orleans, North Dakota, NC Central

*Bolded and underlined teams are auto-bids
**Teams that are first in line on the S-curve from their respective conferences are considered auto-bids if they are high enough to receive an at-large. If no team from a conference is high enough on the S-curve to receive an at-large, the conference leader is given the auto-bid for the purposes of my bracket.

Saturday, December 31, 2016

December 31, 2016

First bracket of the 2016-2017 season.  Resumes are still very much in the early stages so things might appear to be a bit "off."  My bracket is if the season ended today, not what I forecast.

1 Seeds: Villanova, Baylor, Kentucky, Florida State

2 Seeds: Creighton, Florida, Gonzaga, Xavier

3 Seeds: Louisville, Duke, Maryland, Oregon

4 Seeds: Kansas, Minnesota, USC, UCLA

5 Seeds: Virginia, Cincinnati, Saint Mary's, TCU

6 Seeds: Arizona, UNC Wilmington, West Virginia, Clemson

7 Seeds: Notre Dame, Purdue, Virginia Tech, Butler

8 Seeds: Northwestern, Arkansas, North Carolina, UTA

9 Seeds: SMU, Oklahoma State, Wisconsin, Miami (FL)

10 Seeds: Pittsburgh, Illinois, Seton Hall, Dayton

11 Seeds: NC State, VCU, Michigan State, Ole Miss, South Carolina

12 Seeds: Middle Tennessee State, Georgia, Nevada, Texas Southern, New Mexico State

13 Seeds: Monmouth, Akron, FGCU, Jacksonville State

14 Seeds: Oakland, Bucknell, Radford, NDSU

15 Seeds: Old Dominion, NC Central, ETSU, Harvard

16 Seeds: Missouri State, Mount Saint Mary's, Weber State, UMBC, UC Davis, SE Louisiana

*Bolded and underlined teams are auto-bids
**Teams that are first in line on the S-curve from their respective conferences are considered auto-bids if they are high enough to receive an at-large. If no team from a conference is high enough on the S-curve to receive an at-large, the conference leader is given the auto-bid for the purposes of my bracket.

Sunday, March 13, 2016

Final Bracket*

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1 Seeds: Kansas, Villanova, North Carolina, Oregon

2 Seeds: Michigan State, Oklahoma, Xavier, Virginia

3 Seeds: West Virginia, Utah, Miami (FL), California

4 Seeds: Iowa State, Arizona, Duke, Purdue

5 Seeds: Kentucky, Texas A&M, Maryland, Indiana

6 Seeds: Baylor, Texas, Dayton, Seton Hall

7 Seeds: Notre Dame, Saint Joseph's, Oregon State, USC

8 Seeds: Texas Tech, Colorado, Connecticut, Iowa

9 Seeds: Pittsburgh, VCU, Cincinnati, Providence

10 Seeds: Wisconsin, Butler, Gonzaga, Wichita State

11 Seeds: San Diego State, Saint Mary's, St. Bonaventure, Florida, Michigan, South Dakota STate

12 Seeds: Arkansas-Little Rock, UNC Wilmington, Yale, Northern Iowa

13 Seeds: Chattanooga, Stony Brook, Fresno State, Stephen F. Austin

14 Seeds: Iona, Middle Tennessee State, Hawai'i, Buffalo

15 Seeds: New Mexico State, Green Bay, Weber State, UNC Asheville

16 Seeds: Hampton, Austin Peay, Southern, Fairleigh Dickinson, Florida Gulf Coast, Holy Cross


*Assuming Little Rock and UCONN win today

Friday, March 11, 2016

March 11th, 2016.

1 Seeds: Kansas, Virginia, Villanova, Oregon

2 Seeds: Utah, Oklahoma, Xavier, West Virginia

3 Seeds: Michigan State, North Carolina, Miami (FL), California

4 Seeds: Purdue, Kentucky, Maryland, Dayton

5 Seeds: Texas A&M, Iowa State, Baylor, Duke

6 Seeds: Arizona, Texas, Seton Hall, Indiana

7 Seeds: Oregon State, Saint Joseph's, Iowa, Notre Dame

8 Seeds: Texas Tech, Colorado, Gonzaga, Connecticut

9 Seeds: USC, Pittsburgh, Wisconsin, Providence

10 Seeds: VCU, Cincinnati, Saint Bonaventure, San Diego State

11 Seeds: Wichita State, Florida, Saint Mary's, Monmouth, Michigan

12 Seeds: South Dakota State, Akron, Yale, UNC Wilmington

13 Seeds: Arkansas-Little Rock, Chattanooga, Stony Brook, UC Irvine

14 Seeds: Northern Iowa, Stephen F. Austin, Iona, Middle Tennessee

15 Seeds: New Mexico State, Green Bay, Weber State, UNC Asheville

16 Seeds: Hampton, Texas Southern, Austin Peay, Fairleigh Dickinson, FGCU, Holy Cross


*Bolded and underlined are auto-bids

Thursday, March 10, 2016

March 10th, 2016

1 Seeds: Kansas, Villanova, Oregon, Xavier

2 Seeds: Utah, Oklahoma, West Virginia, Virginia

3 Seeds: North Carolina, Miami (FL), Kentucky, Michigan State

4 Seeds: California, Purdue, Iowa State, Duke

5 Seeds: Dayton, Maryland, Arizona, Texas A&M

6 Seeds: Baylor, Indiana, Texas, Oregon State

7 Seeds: Iowa, Notre Dame, Seton Hall, Colorado

8 Seeds: Texas Tech, Cincinnati, Saint Bonaventure, Wisconsin

9 Seeds: USC, Saint Joseph's, Gonzaga, Pittsburgh

10 Seeds: VCU, Butler, San Diego State, Wichita State

11 Seeds: Providence, Florida, South Carolina, Tulsa, Vanderbilt, Monmouth

12 Seeds: South Dakota State, Akron, Yale, UNC Wilmington

13 Seeds: Arkansas-Little Rock, Chattanooga, Stony Brook, UC Irvine

14 Seeds: Northern Iowa, Stephen F. Austin, Iona, Middle Tennessee State

15 Seeds: New Mexico State, Green Bay, Weber State, UNC Asheville

16 Seeds: Hampton, Texas Southern, Austin Peay, Fairleigh Dickinson, Florida Gulf Coast, Holy Cross






*Bolded and underlined are auto-bids

Wednesday, March 9, 2016

March 9th, 2016

1 Seeds: Kansas, Villanova, Oregon, Xavier

2 Seeds: Utah, Oklahoma, West Virginia, Virginia

3 Seeds: North Carolina, Miami (FL), Kentucky, Michigan State

4 Seeds: California, Purdue, Duke, Iowa State

5 Seeds: Dayton, Maryland, Arizona, Texas A&M

6 Seeds: Baylor, Indiana, Iowa, Texas

7 Seeds: Oregon State, Colorado, Seton Hall, Texas Tech

8 Seeds: Notre Dame, Cincinnati, Saint Bonaventure, Wisconsin

9 Seeds: USC, Pittsburgh, Gonzaga, Saint Joseph's

10 Seeds: Butler, VCU, San Diego State, Wichita State

11 Seeds: Vanderbilt, Florida, South Carolina, Tulsa, Providence, Monmouth

12 Seeds: South Dakota State, Akron, Yale, UNC Wilmington

13 Seeds: Arkansas-Little Rock, Chattanooga, Stony Brook, UC Irvine

14 Seeds: Northern Iowa, UAB, Stephen F. Austin, Iona

15 Seeds: New Mexico State, Green Bay, Weber State, UNC Asheville

16 Seeds: Lehigh, Hampton, Texas Souther, Austin Peay, Fairleigh Dickinson, Florida Gulf Coast






*Bolded and underlined are auto-bids

Sunday, March 6, 2016

March 6th, 2016

1 Seeds: Villanova, Kansas, Oregon, Oklahoma

2 Seeds: Virginia, Xavier, Utah, West Virginia

3 Seeds: Miami (FL), Michigan State, California, North Carolina

4 Seeds: Kentucky, Duke, Maryland, Iowa State

5 Seeds: Purdue, Texas A&M, Indiana, Texas

6 Seeds: Dayton, Baylor, Arizona, Oregon State

7 Seeds: Colorado, Seton Hall, Iowa, Texas Tech

8 Seeds: Saint Bonaventure, USC, Wisconsin, Notre Dame

9 Seeds: Butler, Providence, Vanderbilt, Tulsa

10 Seeds: Wichita State, Pittsburgh, Connecticut, Florida

11 Seeds: South Carolina, Temple, Syracuse, Michigan, Akron, San Diego State

12 Seeds: Valpo, Yale, Arkansas-Little Rock, Hofstra

13 Seeds: Monmouth, Chattanooga, IPFW, Stony Brook

14 Seeds: Gonzaga, Northern Iowa, UAB, Stephen F. Austin

15 Seeds: Hawai'i, New Mexico State, Weber State, UNC Asheville

16 Seeds: Lehigh, Wagner, Hampton, Texas Southern, Austin Peay, Florida Gulf Coast


*Bolded and underlined are auto-bids