Bracketology

Real time updates by CBS College Hoops expert Jerry Palm on NCAA March Madness Bracket Projections

Fast Break: Auburn hoops up to No. 2, big week ahead

Fast Break: Auburn hoops up to No. 2, big week ahead

Bracket Predictions UpdatedJan 17, 11:17am

First Four

First Round

Midwest

Greenville, SC

 

Portland

 

Pittsburgh

 

Ft. Worth

 

South

Ft. Worth

 

Buffalo

 

Indianapolis

 

Indianapolis

 

East

Greenville, SC

 

San Diego

 

Pittsburgh

 

Milwaukee

 

Bracketology Expert

Jerry Palm

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Last 4 In

Team Net
St. Bona.(10-4) 100
Oregon(11-6) 33
Stanford(10-5) 78
Belmont(14-4) 90

First 4 Out

Team Net
Indiana(13-4) 33
Texas A&M(15-3) 150
Minnesota(10-5) 84
Saint Louis(11-5) 43
Team Bracket Index UpdatedJan 17, 11:17am

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Seed Team Conf Stk Net* Rpi* Quad 1* Quad 2* Quad 3* Quad 4* Sos* Nc Sos* Next Game
1 E Duke(14-3) ACC (4-2) L1 12 33 3-2 1-1 1-0 9-0 82 105 Jan 22, 12:00pm ET
M Auburn(17-1) SEC (6-0) W14 5 2 5-1 4-0 5-0 3-0 14 76 Jan 22, 1:30pm ET
S Baylor(16-2) Big 12 (4-2) W1 4 17 6-1 2-1 2-0 6-0 51 139 Jan 22, 3:00pm ET
W Gonzaga(14-2) WCC (3-0) W7 1 31 2-0 0-0 0-0 4-0 100 - Jan 20, 11:00pm ET
2 E Wisconsin(15-2) Big 10 (6-1) W7 17 3 5-1 5-1 1-0 4-0 6 61 Jan 21, 9:00pm ET
M Kansas(15-2) Big 12 (4-1) W3 8 1 5-1 3-1 3-0 4-0 3 156 Jan 22, 4:00pm ET
S LSU(15-3) SEC (3-3) L2 9 6 4-2 4-1 3-0 4-0 8 224 Jan 22, 6:00pm ET
W Arizona(14-1) Pac-12 (4-0) W3 44 8 1-0 1-0 0-0 3-0 60 - Jan 20, 11:00pm ET
3 E Villanova(13-5) Big East (6-2) L1 17 7 1-2 0-0 1-0 1-0 5 - Jan 22, 12:00pm ET
M Xavier(14-3) Big East (4-2) W2 15 12 3-3 4-0 3-0 4-0 12 96 Jan 23, 2:00pm ET
S Purdue(15-2) Big 10 (4-2) W3 7 18 4-1 2-1 2-0 7-0 61 202 Jan 20, 7:00pm ET
W Ohio St.(12-4) Big 10 (5-2) W2 22 9 3-4 1-0 4-0 4-0 7 32 Jan 22, 2:15pm ET
4 E Texas Tech(14-4) Big 12 (4-2) W1 16 49 0-0 0-0 0-0 5-0 113 - Jan 22, 12:00pm ET
M Michigan St.(14-3) Big 10 (5-1) L1 70 10 0-1 1-0 0-0 2-0 9 - Jan 21, 9:00pm ET
S Providence(14-2) Big East (4-1) W1 32 5 4-1 3-1 2-0 5-0 17 124 Jan 20, 5:00pm ET
W Iowa St.(14-4) Big 12 (2-4) L1 232 43 0-0 0-0 1-0 3-0 76 - Jan 22, 4:00pm ET
5 E Kentucky(15-3) SEC (5-1) W4 60 36 0-1 0-0 2-0 2-0 111 - Jan 22, 1:30pm ET
M UCLA(11-2) Pac-12 (3-1) W1 20 37 2-1 2-1 1-0 6-0 87 42 Jan 20, 11:00pm ET
S Illinois(13-4) Big 10 (6-1) L1 11 26 1-3 3-1 6-0 3-0 32 77 Jan 21, 7:00pm ET
W Connecticut(12-4) Big East (3-2) W2 16 40 2-3 2-1 2-0 6-0 45 98 Jan 20, 9:00pm ET
6 E West Virginia(13-4) Big 12 (2-3) L2 46 24 2-4 4-0 0-0 7-0 27 171 Jan 22, 12:00pm ET
M Houston(16-2) AAC (5-0) W8 3 14 1-2 2-0 9-0 4-0 62 130 Jan 22, 6:00pm ET
S Loyola Chi.(14-2) MVC (5-0) W10 10 29 0-0 0-0 0-0 4-0 105 - Jan 22, 3:30pm ET
W Tennessee(12-5) SEC (3-3) W1 13 21 2-5 2-0 3-0 5-0 16 34 Jan 22, 6:00pm ET
7 E USC(14-2) Pac-12 (4-2) L1 28 38 2-0 2-2 5-0 5-0 134 321 Jan 20, 7:30pm ET
M Alabama(12-6) SEC (3-3) W1 7 4 0-0 0-0 2-0 2-0 1 - Jan 22, 6:00pm ET
S Seton Hall(11-5) Big East (2-4) L2 57 32 1-1 0-0 0-0 2-0 20 - Jan 22, 12:00pm ET
W Texas(13-5) Big 12 (3-3) L2 21 85 0-1 0-0 0-0 3-0 137 - Jan 22, 2:00pm ET
8 E Creighton(11-5) Big East (3-2) W1 26 45 0-0 1-1 0-0 4-0 33 - Jan 22, 5:30pm ET
M Marquette(13-6) Big East (5-3) W5 95 20 2-1 1-0 0-0 2-0 4 - Jan 23, 2:00pm ET
S Iowa(13-5) Big 10 (3-4) L1 25 52 0-4 4-1 2-0 7-0 77 256 Jan 22, 4:30pm ET
W Colorado St.(14-1) MWC (4-1) W3 31 13 1-1 3-0 2-0 7-0 91 208 Jan 22, 2:00pm ET
9 E Oklahoma(12-6) Big 12 (2-4) L3 38 69 1-4 4-1 2-1 5-0 66 251 Jan 22, 3:00pm ET
M San Fran.(15-3) WCC (2-1) L1 105 22 0-0 1-0 1-0 4-0 30 - Jan 20, 11:00pm ET
S BYU(15-4) WCC (3-1) W1 26 11 1-2 7-2 2-0 3-0 13 93 Jan 20, 9:00pm ET
W Davidson(15-2) A10 (5-0) W14 58 19 0-0 0-0 1-2 2-0 79 - Jan 22, 2:00pm ET
10 E Iona(15-3) MAAC (7-0) W4 49