Thursday, February 11, 2016

Bracket Projection - 2/11/2016

Here's my updated projections through games played 2/10/16

1 Seeds:  VILLANOVA, OKLAHOMA, IOWA, VIRGINIA
2 Seeds:  Kansas, Maryland, North Carolina, OREGON
3 Seeds:  Xavier, West Virginia, Miami FL, Michigan State
4 Seeds:  Iowa State, Kentucky, Duke, Purdue
5 Seeds:  Texas A&M, Texas, Dayton, Arizona
6 Seeds:  USC, Notre Dame, Utah, Baylor
7 Seeds:  WICHITA STATE, Florida, CONNECTICUT, Indiana
8 Seeds:  SOUTH CAROLINA, VCU, Florida State, California
9 Seeds:  Providence, Pittsburgh, Syracuse, Saint Joseph's
10 Seeds:  Seton Hall, SAINT MARY'S, VALPARAISO, Cincinnati
11 Seeds:  Colorado, Michigan, Butler, Gonzaga, Vanderbilt
12 Seeds:  MONMOUTH, Kansas State, Wisconsin, SAN DIEGO STATE, AR LITTLE ROCK
13 Seeds:  YALE, STONY BROOK, AKRON, CHATTANOOGA
14 Seeds:  SOUTH DAKOTA STATE, HAWAII, UNC WILMINGTON, UAB
15 Seeds:  NEW MEXICO STATE, STEPHEN F AUSTIN, BELMONT, WEBER STATE
16 Seeds:  NORTH FLORIDA, UNC ASHEVILLE, BUCKNELL, TEXAS SOUTHERN, HAMPTON, FAIRLEIGH DICKINSON


Last 4 Byes:  Cincinnati, Colorado, Michigan, Butler
Last 4 In:  Gonzaga, Vanderbilt, Kansas State, Wisconsin
First 4 Out:  Oregon State, LSU, Washington, George Washington
Next 4 Out:  Tulsa, Texas Tech, Creighton, St. Bonaventure


Monday, February 8, 2016

Bracket Projection - 2/8/2016

Here's my updated projections through games played 2/7/16

1 Seeds:  VILLANOVA, OKLAHOMA, IOWA, Virginia
2 Seeds:  Kansas, Xavier, NORTH CAROLINA, Maryland
3 Seeds:  West Virginia, OREGON, Michigan State, Miami FL
4 Seeds:  Iowa State, TEXAS A&M, Purdue, Kentucky
5 Seeds:  USC, DAYTON, Duke, Arizona
6 Seeds:  Texas, Baylor, Utah, Notre Dame
7 Seeds:  South Carolina, WICHITA STATE, Florida, Indiana
8 Seeds:  Providence, CONNECTICUT, Seton Hall, Florida State
9 Seeds:  Colorado, Pittsburgh, VCU, SAINT MARY'S
10 Seeds:  California, Syracuse, Saint Joseph's, VALPARAISO
11 Seeds:  Michigan, Gonzaga, Cincinnati, Butler, Wisconsin
12 Seeds:  MONMOUTH, SAN DIEGO STATE, George Washington, Kansas State, AR LITTLE ROCK
13 Seeds:  STONY BROOK, YALE, AKRON, SOUTH DAKOTA STATE
14 Seeds:  CHATTANOOGA, UNC WILMINGTON, HAWAII, UAB
15 Seeds:  STEPHEN F AUSTIN, NEW MEXICO STATE, TENNESSEE TECH, WEBER STATE
16 Seeds:  NORTH FLORIDA, UNC ASHEVILLE, BUCKNELL, TEXAS SOUTHERN, NORFOLK STATE, FAIRLEIGH DICKINSON


Last 4 Byes:  Saint Joseph's, Michigan, Gonzaga, Cincinnati
Last 4 In:  Butler, Wisconsin, George Washington, Kansas State
First 4 Out:  LSU, Clemson, Oregon State, Washington
Next 4 Out:  Vanderbilt, Texas Tech, Tulsa, Georgetown


Monday, February 1, 2016

Bracket Projection - 2/1/2016

Here's my updated projections through games played 1/31/16

1 Seeds:  OKLAHOMA, NORTH CAROLINA, VILLANOVA, IOWA
2 Seeds:  Xavier, Kansas, Virginia, Maryland
3 Seeds:  TEXAS A&M, OREGON, Michigan State, West Virginia
4 Seeds:  Iowa State, Miami FL, Louisville, Purdue
5 Seeds:  Dayton, Kentucky, Baylor, Arizona
6 Seeds:  Providence, Texas, Duke, USC
7 Seeds:  Utah, Indiana, Florida, Michigan
8 Seeds:  VCU, WICHITA STATE, SAINT MARY'S, Notre Dame
9 Seeds:  Pittsburgh, California, VALPARAISO, Connecticut
10 Seeds:  Colorado, South Carolina, Syracuse, CINCINNATI
11 Seeds:  Saint Joseph's, Seton Hall, Florida State, Gonzaga, Vanderbilt
12 Seeds:  Kansas State, Butler, SAN DIEGO STATE, MONMOUTH, AR LITTLE ROCK
13 Seeds:  STONY BROOK, SOUTH DAKOTA SATE, CHATTANOOGA, AKRON
14 Seeds:  YALE, HOFSTRA, HAWAII, BELMONT
15 seeds:  NORTH FLORIDA, UAB, STEPHEN F AUSTIN, NEW MEXICO STATE
16 Seeds:  WEBER STATE, HIGH POINT, BUCKNELL, TEXAS SOUTHERN, WAGNER, HAMPTON


Last 4 Byes:  Syracuse, Saint Joseph's, Seton Hall, Florida State
Last 4 In:  Gonzaga, Vanderbilt, Kansas State, Butler
First 4 Out:  Texas Tech, Wisconsin, UCLA, Washington
Next 4 Out:  Clemson, LSU, George Washington, Georgetown


Saturday, January 30, 2016

Bracket Projection - 1/30/2016

Here's my updated projection through games played 1/29/16

1 Seeds:  OKLAHOMA, NORTH CAROLINA, VILLANOVA, IOWA
2 Seeds:  Xavier, Kansas, Maryland, Virginia
3 Seeds:  Iowa State, West Virginia, Miami FL, Michigan State
4 Seeds:  TEXAS A&M, OREGON, Louisville, Purdue
5 Seeds:  Kentucky, Dayton, Baylor, Arizona
6 Seeds:  Providence, USC, Duke, Indiana
7 Seeds:  Utah, Texas, Michigan, WICHITA STATE
8 Seeds:  Pittsburgh, SAINT MARY'S, Florida, VCU
9 Seeds:  Notre Dame, Colorado, South Carolina, California
10 Seeds:  CINCINNATI, Butler, VALPARAISO, Syracuse
11 Seeds:  Saint Joseph's, Connecticut, Texas Tech, Vanderbilt, Florida State
12 Seeds:  Seton Hall, Washington, MONMOUTH, AR LITTLE ROCK, SAN DIEGO STATE
13 Seeds:  STONY BROOK, SOUTH DAKOTA STATE, HAWAII, CHATTANOOGA
14 Seeds:  HOFSTRA, YALE, AKRON, BELMONT
15 Seeds:  NORTH FLORIDA, UAB, STEPHEN F AUSTIN, NEW MEXICO STATE
16 Seeds:  WEBER STATE, HIGH POINT, BUCKNELL, TEXAS SOUTHERN, NORFOLK STATE, MOUNT ST. MARY'S


Last 4 Byes:  Syracuse, Saint Joseph's, Connecticut, Texas Tech
Last 4 In:  Vanderbilt, Florida State, Seton Hall, Washington
First 4 Out:  Gonzaga, Clemson, UCLA, George Washington
Next 4 Out:  Oregon State, Stanford, Kansas State, Alabama


Monday, January 25, 2016

Bracket Projection - 1/25/16

Here's my updated bracket through games played 1/24/16

1 Seeds:  OKLAHOMA, NORTH CAROLINA, VILLANOVA, IOWA
2 Seeds:  Kansas, TEXAS A&M, Xavier, Maryland
3 Seeds:  Virginia, Louisville, West Virginia, Miami FL
4 Seeds:  Michigan State, Iowa State, Purdue, Arizona
5 Seeds:  OREGON, Kentucky, Duke, Indiana
6 Seeds:  USC, Dayton, Baylor, Providence
7 Seeds:  Florida, SAINT MARY'S, WICHITA STATE, Michigan
8 Seeds:  Notre Dame, Pittsburgh, Texas, Utah
9 Seeds:  South Carolina, California, Butler, VCU
10 Seeds:  Colorado, CONNECTICUT, VALPARAISO, Seton Hall
11 Seeds:  George Washington, Gonzaga, Saint Joseph's, Texas Tech, Florida State
12 Seeds:  Vanderbilt, Cincinnati, AR LITTLE ROCK, MONMOUTH, SAN DIEGO STATE
13 Seeds:  STONY BROOK, HAWAII, CHATTANOOGA, JAMES MADISON
14 Seeds:  YALE, AKRON, BELMONT, UAB
15 Seeds:  NORTH FLORIDA, NEB OMAHA, WEBER STATE, STEPHEN F AUSTIN
16 Seeds:  CS BAKERSFIELD, UNC ASHEVILLE, NAVY, TEXAS SOUTHERN, HAMPTON, MOUNT ST. MARY'S


Last 4 Byes:  Seton Hall, George Washington, Gonzaga, Saint Joseph's
Last 4 In:  Texas Tech, Florida State, Vanderbilt, Cincinnati
First 4 Out:  Syracuse, UCLA, Stanford, Washington
Next 4 Out:  Kansas State, Creighton, Tulsa, Oregon State


Bids by conference:
ACC:  8
Big Ten:  7
Big 12:  6
Pac 12:  6
Big East:  5
SEC:  5
A10:  4
WCC:  2
American:  2

Friday, January 22, 2016

Bracket Projection - 1/22/16

Here's my updated projection through games played 1/21

1 Seeds:  OKLAHOMA, VILLANOVA, NORTH CAROLINA, Kansas
2 Seeds:  IOWA, Xavier, TEXAS A&M, West Virginia
3 Seeds:  Maryland, Virginia, Miami FL, ARIZONA
4 Seeds:  Iowa State, Michigan State, Louisville, Purdue
5 Seeds:  USC, Oregon, Baylor, Kentucky
6 Seeds:  Dayton, Providence, Duke, Texas
7 Seeds:  South Carolina, Indiana, Michigan, Butler
8 Seeds:  WICHITA STATE, Florida, VALPARAISO, Notre Dame
9 Seeds:  Utah, Pittsburgh, Colorado, SAINT MARY'S
10 Seeds:  Florida State, VCU, Gonzaga, CONNECTICUT
11 Seeds:  Texas Tech, MONMOUTH, Seton Hall, California
12 Seeds:  Syracuse, George Washington, Vanderbilt, Cincinnati, UT ARLINGTON, SAN DIEGO STATE
13 Seeds:  STONY BROOK, WILLIAM & MARY, HAWAII, CHATTANOOGA
14 Seeds:  YALE, AKRON, BELMONT, UAB
15 Seeds:  WEBER STATE, NORTH FLORIDA, CS BAKERSFIELD, NEBRASKA OMAHA
16 Seeds:  STEPHEN F AUSTIN, NC ASHEVILLE, NAVY, TEXAS SOUTHERN, HAMPTON, MOUNT ST. MARY'S


Last 4 Byes:  Gonzaga, Texas Tech, Seton Hall, California
Last 4 In:  Syracuse, George Washingotn, Vanderbilt, Cincinnati
First 4 Out:  St. Joseph's, UCLA, Stanford, Washington
Next 4 Out:  Boise State, Oregon State, Clemson, Alabama




Monday, January 18, 2016

Bracket Projection - 1/19/2016

Here's my updated bracket projection through games played 1/18

1 Seeds:  VILLANOVA, Oklahoma, KANSAS, NORTH CAROLINA
2 Seeds:  Xavier, IOWA, West Virginia, TEXAS A&M
3 Seeds:  Michigan State, Maryland, Virginia, Miami FL
4 Seeds:  Arizona, Iowa State, Purdue, USC
5 Seeds:  Duke, Oregon, Louisville, Baylor
6 Seeds:  Pittsburgh, Kentucky, Dayton, Butler
7 Seeds:  Providence, Florida, Michigan, Indiana
8 Seeds:  South Carolina, VALPARAISO, WICHITA STATE, Notre Dame
9 Seeds:  Utah, Colorado, Texas, SAINT MARY'S
10 Seeds:  MONMOUTH, Gonzaga, California, Florida State
11 Seeds:  George Washington, Seton Hall, Texas Tech, St. Joseph's, CONNECTICUT
12 Seeds:  Cincinnati, VCU, Oregon State, AR LITTLE ROCK, SAN DIEGO STATE
13 Seeds:  STONY BROOK, HAWAII, SOUTH DAKOTA STATE, WILLIAM & MARY
14 Seeds:  CHATTANOOGA, YALE, AKRON, BELMONT
15 Seeds:  UAB, WEBER STATE, CS BAKERSFIELD, NORTH FLORIDA
16 Seeds:  NC ASHEVILLE, STEPHEN F AUSTIN, BUCKNELL, TEXAS SOUTHERN, HAMPTON, MOUNT ST. MARY'S


Last 4 Byes:  California, Florida State, George Washington, Seton Hall
Last 4 In:  Texas Tech, St. Joseph's, Cincinnati, Oregon State
First 4 Out:  Stanford, UCLA, Clemson, Alabama
Next 4 Out:  Washington, Vanderbilt, Evansville, Boise State