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Bracket Predictions UpdatedNov 05, 5:57am

First Four

Midwest

South

South

First Round

East

Columbia, SC

 

Hartford

 

Hartford

 

San Jose

 

    West

    Columbia, SC

     

    Salt Lake

     

    Jacksonville

     

    Salt Lake

     

      South

      Columbus

       

      Des Moines

       

      Tulsa

       

      Jacksonville

       

        Midwest

        Tulsa

         

        San Jose

         

        Des Moines

         

        Columbus

         

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          Last 4 In

          Team RPI
          Vanderbilt(6-2) 118
          Texas Tech(9-0) 31
          Alabama(6-3) 66
          Saint Joseph's(5-5) 150

          First 4 Out

          Team RPI
          Texas(6-3) 32
          NC State(8-1) 159
          Missouri(6-3) 112
          Butler(7-2) 40
          Team Bracket Index UpdatedNov 05, 5:57am

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          Seed Team Conf Stk Rpi* Tier 1* Tier 2* Tier 3* Tier 4* Sos* Nc Sos* Next Game
          1 E Duke(9-1) ACC (0-0) W4 10 3-1 0-0 2-0 4-0 32 29 Dec 18, 6:00pm ET
          M Kansas(8-0) BIG12 (0-0) W8 1 3-0 1-0 4-0 0-0 1 1 Dec 15, 12:00pm ET
          S Kentucky(7-2) SEC (0-0) L1 122 0-1 0-1 2-0 5-0 216 215 Dec 15, 5:00pm ET
          W Virginia(9-0) ACC (0-0) W9 17 2-0 2-0 0-0 5-0 161 158 Dec 19, 7:00pm ET
          2 E Nevada(10-0) MWC (0-0) W10 4 1-0 2-0 4-0 3-0 27 25 Dec 15, 9:00pm ET
          M Tennessee(7-1) SEC (0-0) W3 2 2-1 1-0 1-0 2-0 2 2 Dec 15, 12:00pm ET
          S North Carolina(7-2) ACC (0-0) W1 38 2-1 0-1 1-0 4-0 92 85 Dec 15, 7:00pm ET
          W Gonzaga(9-1) WCC (0-0) L1 5 3-1 1-0 2-0 3-0 10 9 Dec 15, 7:00pm ET
          3 E Villanova(8-3) BIGE (0-0) L1 30 1-2 1-1 2-0 4-0 18 14 Dec 15, 12:00pm ET
          M Michigan St.(8-2) BIG10 (2-0) W3 9 2-2 3-0 0-0 3-0 12 22 Dec 16, 5:00pm ET
          S Kansas St.(6-2) BIG12 (0-0) L2 21 0-1 1-1 2-0 3-0 54 50 Dec 15, 8:00pm ET
          W Auburn(8-1) SEC (0-0) W4 14 1-1 3-0 0-0 3-0 58 54 Dec 15, 7:30pm ET
          4 E LSU(7-3) SEC (0-0) L1 56 0-2 0-1 4-0 3-0 40 36 Dec 15, 11:00pm ET
          M Oregon(6-3) PAC12 (0-0) W2 95 1-2 1-0 0-0 4-1 88 81 Dec 15, 9:00pm ET
          S Michigan(10-0) BIG10 (2-0) W10 6 4-0 0-0 2-0 4-0 47 93 Dec 15, 2:00pm ET
          W West Virginia(6-3) BIG12 (0-0) W1 127 0-1 0-1 2-1 4-0 149 146 Dec 16, 1:00pm ET
          5 E TCU(7-1) BIG12 (0-0) W4 33 0-0 1-1 3-0 3-0 87 79 Dec 16, 5:00pm ET
          M Florida St.(8-1) ACC (0-0) W3 11 2-1 2-0 1-0 3-0 45 40 Dec 17, 7:00pm ET
          S Syracuse(7-2) ACC (0-0) W5 43 1-1 1-1 2-0 3-0 56 52 Dec 15, 12:00pm ET
          W Miss. State(8-1) SEC (0-0) W5 60 1-1 2-0 1-0 4-0 191 190 Dec 15, 8:30pm ET
          6 E Indiana(8-2) BIG10 (2-0) W3 18 2-2 2-0 0-0 4-0 61 98 Dec 15, 3:45pm ET
          M UCF(8-2) AAC (0-0) W2 50 0-0 0-1 5-0 3-1 91 84 Dec 16, 3:00pm ET
          S Purdue(6-4) BIG10 (1-1) L1 23 0-3 2-1 2-0 2-0 5 34 Dec 15, 1:30pm ET
          W UCLA(7-2) PAC12 (0-0) W3 51 0-2 2-0 1-0 4-0 52 48 Dec 15, 5:00pm ET
          7 E Washington(7-3) PAC12 (0-0) W1 13 0-2 1-1 3-0 3-0 12 11 Dec 15, 7:00pm ET
          M St. John's(9-0) BIGE (0-0) W9 42 0-0 3-0 1-0 5-0 233 232 Dec 16, 4:30pm ET
          S Marquette(8-2) BIGE (0-0) W5 16 2-2 1-0 0-0 5-0 29 26 Dec 18, 9:00pm ET
          W Virginia Tech(8-1) ACC (0-0) W3 61 1-0 1-1 1-0 5-0 223 225 Dec 15, 7:00pm ET
          8 E Cincinnati(9-1) AAC (0-0) W9 29 0-1 2-0 3-0 4-0 96 91 Dec 15, 8:30pm ET
          M Nebraska(8-2) BIG10 (1-1) W1 34 0-2 2-0 2-0 4-0 83 89 Dec 16, 7:00pm ET
          S Clemson(6-3) ACC (0-0) L1 108 0-2 0-1 3-0 3-0 98 94 Dec 15, 3:00pm ET
          W Florida(5-4) SEC (0-0) L1 103 0-4 2-0 0-0 3-0 44 39 Dec 18, 8:00pm ET
          9 E Maryland(9-2) BIG10 (1-1) W2 54 0-2 0-0 4-0 5-0 102 138 Dec 22, 5:30pm ET
          M Arizona(7-3) PAC12 (0-0) L1 26 2-2 0-1 2-0 3-0 17 13 Dec 15, 11:00pm ET
          S Loyola-Chi.(5-5) MVC (0-0) L2 144 0-2 0-1 1-2 4-0 74 69 Dec 16, 4:00pm ET
          W W. Kentucky(5-4) USA (0-0) W1 83 1-1 1-2 0-1 3-0 89 82 Dec 16, 3:00pm ET
          10 E Providence(7-3) BIGE (0-0) L1 75 0-1 1-0 2-2 4-0 64 60 Dec 16, 2:00pm ET
          M Wisconsin(9-2) BIG10 (2-0) W1 8 4-2 1-0 1-0 3-0 14 18 Dec 22, 12:00pm ET
          S USC(5-4) PAC12 (0-0) L2 138 0-2 0-2 0-0 5-0 72 68 Dec 15, 9:00pm ET
          W San Diego St(6-4) MWC (0-0) W1 152 0-2 1-1 1-1 3-0 154 151 Dec 22, 7:00pm ET
          11 E Saint Louis(7-2) ATL10 (0-0) W1 55 0-0 3-1 0-1 4-0 101 97 Dec 16, 3:00pm ET
          M Xavier(6-4) BIGE (0-0) L1 80 0-3 0-0 4-1 2-0 20 16 Dec 15, 8:00pm ET
          S Houston(9-0) AAC (0-0) W9 35 1-0 3-0 0-0 5-0 218 217 Dec 16, 3:00pm ET
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