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First Four

First Round

East (Washington, DC)

Columbia, SC

 

San Jose

 

Tulsa

 

Des Moines

 

    West (Anaheim)

    Salt Lake

     

    Salt Lake

     

    Jacksonville

     

    Hartford

     

      Midwest (Kansas City)

      Columbus

       

      San Jose

       

      Tulsa

       

      Des Moines

       

        South (Louisville)

        Columbia, SC

         

        Jacksonville

         

        Hartford

         

        Columbus

         

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          Last 4 In

          Team Net
          Ohio St.(19-14) 55
          TCU(21-13) 52
          St. John's(21-13) 73
          Arizona St.(23-10) 63

          First 4 Out

          Team Net
          Creighton(19-14) 53
          UNC-Green.(29-6) 60
          Furman(25-8) 41
          Belmont(27-6) 47
          Team Bracket Index UpdatedMar 17, 3:56pm

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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(29-5) ACC (14-4) W3 3 1 11-4 6-1 7-0 5-0 2 5 Mar 22, 7:10pm ET
          M N. Carolina(27-6) ACC (16-2) L1 7 4 10-6 6-0 7-0 4-0 3 11 Mar 22, 9:20pm ET
          S Virginia(29-3) ACC (16-2) L1 1 3 12-3 4-0 6-0 7-0 24 169 Mar 22, 3:10pm ET
          W Gonzaga(31-3) WCC (16-0) W1 2 8 4-3 6-0 9-0 11-0 58 47 No Games Scheduled
          2 E Kentucky(28-6) SEC (15-3) W1 6 9 10-5 6-1 6-0 5-0 9 20 No Games Scheduled
          M Michigan St.(29-6) BIG10 (16-4) W6 8 6 13-4 6-2 5-0 4-0 12 113 Mar 23, 11:11am ET
          S Tennessee(29-5) SEC (15-3) L1 5 7 9-5 6-0 8-0 5-0 27 87 Mar 22, 2:45pm ET
          W Michigan(28-6) BIG10 (15-5) L1 9 11 9-6 10-0 2-0 7-0 31 190 Mar 21, 9:47pm ET
          3 E Houston(31-3) AAC (16-2) L1 4 5 6-3 10-0 5-0 10-0 42 109 Mar 22, 7:20pm ET
          M LSU(27-6) SEC (16-2) W1 14 14 9-3 7-3 7-0 3-0 26 8 Mar 23, 11:11am ET
          S Texas Tech(26-6) BIG12 (14-4) L1 10 19 8-5 8-0 3-1 7-0 55 182 Mar 22, 1:30pm ET
          W Florida St.(28-7) ACC (13-5) W1 16 12 8-5 6-1 6-1 7-0 14 76 Mar 23, 11:11am ET
          4 E Villanova(26-9) BIGE (13-5) W4 26 15 5-6 13-3 3-0 4-0 20 25 No Games Scheduled
          M Kansas(26-9) BIG12 (12-6) W1 20 2 11-8 7-1 5-0 2-0 1 1 Mar 23, 11:11am ET
          S Purdue(23-9) BIG10 (16-4) L1 12 16 7-7 9-1 3-1 4-0 19 61 Mar 21, 10:10pm ET
          W Kansas St.(25-8) BIG12 (14-4) L1 24 17 7-5 7-3 8-0 3-0 30 153 Mar 22, 2:00pm ET
          5 E Wisconsin(23-10) BIG10 (14-6) L1 17 26 10-8 5-2 4-0 4-0 25 80 Mar 22, 4:30pm ET
          M Auburn(27-9) SEC (11-7) W9 18 17 5-7 12-2 4-0 4-0 15 31 Mar 23, 11:11am ET
          S Cincinnati(28-6) AAC (14-4) W3 25 13 5-4 8-1 9-0 6-1 43 180 Mar 22, 12:15pm ET
          W Va. Tech(24-8) ACC (12-6) L1 11 26 4-8 7-0 5-0 8-0 53 199 Mar 22, 9:57pm ET
          6 E Marquette(24-10) BIGE (12-6) L2 28 32 10-5 6-3 1-1 7-0 38 78 No Games Scheduled
          M Iowa St.(23-11) BIG12 (9-9) W3 21 31 8-7 3-4 6-0 6-0 18 124 Mar 22, 9:50pm ET
          S Nevada(29-5) MWC (15-3) L2 23 20 1-1 7-1 11-2 10-0 111 83 No Games Scheduled
          W Buffalo(31-3) MIDAM (16-2) W12 15 10 2-1 5-1 16-1 7-0 79 121 Mar 22, 4:00pm ET
          7 E Wofford(29-4) SOUTH (18-0) W20 13 21 3-4 6-0 4-0 13-0 104 105 Mar 21, 9:39pm ET
          M Miss. State(23-10) SEC (10-8) L1 19 24 8-7 4-3 7-0 4-0 11 17 Mar 22, 7:27pm ET
          S Maryland(23-10) BIG10 (13-7) W1 27 29 6-8 6-1 5-1 5-0 13 45 Mar 23, 11:11am ET
          W Louisville(20-14) ACC (10-8) L2 22 33 4-11 5-1 7-1 4-0 4 6 No Games Scheduled
          8 E Iowa(22-11) BIG10 (10-10) L1 43 53 4-10 7-0 5-1 6-0 74 281 Mar 22, 12:15pm ET
          M Minnesota(22-13) BIG10 (9-11) W1 61 41 5-10 7-2 4-1 5-0 34 157 Mar 23, 11:11am ET
          S UCF(23-8) AAC (13-5) L2 30 25 2-5 6-2 9-1 6-0 44 150 Mar 22, 9:40pm ET
          W Utah St.(28-6) MWC (15-3) W10 29 28 3-2 2-3 9-1 13-0 101 23 Mar 22, 6:50pm ET
          9 E VCU(25-7) ATL10 (16-2) L1 34 23 2-2 3-2 9-3 11-0 65 2 Mar 22, 9:40pm ET
          M Seton Hall(20-13) BIGE (9-9) L1 57 40 7-8 7-3 3-2 3-0 23 86 Mar 21, 9:39pm ET
          S Ole Miss(20-12) SEC (10-8) L1 36 66 4-10 3-2 7-0 6-0 67 172 Mar 22, 12:40pm ET
          W Syracuse(20-13) ACC (10-8) L1 42 38 3-9 3-2 10-2 4-0 8 16 Mar 21, 10:00pm ET
          10 E Baylor(19-13) BIG12 (10-8) L4 39 56 4-9 8-1 2-1 5-2 33 161 Mar 21, 10:00pm ET
          M Oklahoma(19-13) BIG12 (7-11) L2 37 39 4-10 6-2 9-1 0-0 17 29 Mar 22, 12:40pm ET
          S Temple(23-10) AAC (13-5) L2 56 34 2-6 6-2 7-1 8-0 78 205 No Games Scheduled
          W Florida(20-15) SEC (9-9) W1 31 57 4-12 4-1 6-2 5-0 22 96 No Games Scheduled
          11 E Oregon(23-12) PAC12 (10-8) W8 51 46 3-5 4-4 8-2 8-1 61 60 Mar 22, 4:30pm ET
          M Arizona St.(23-10) PAC12 (12-6) W1 63 44 3-3 8-3 5-2 6-2 70 43 Mar 22, 4:00pm ET
          M St. John's(21-13) BIGE (8-10) L2 73 59 5-7 5-3 3-2 8-0 69 216 No Games Scheduled
          S Washington(26-8) PAC12 (15-3) L1 45 22 2-4 8-3 9-1 7-0 57 13 Mar 22, 6:50pm ET
          W TCU(21-13) BIG12 (7-11) W1 52 52 3-9 6-4 7-0 4-0 37 110 Mar 24, 9:30pm ET
          W Ohio St.(19-14) BIG10 (8-12) L1 55 72 4-10 5-3 5-1 5-0 47 156 Mar 22, 9:50pm ET
          12 E Murray St.(28-4) OVC (16-2) W12 44 37 1-2 1-2 4-0 19-0 220 149 Mar 23, 11:11am ET
          M Saint Mary's(22-12) WCC (11-5) L1 32 35 2-6 3-3 8-2 9-0 36 35 No Games Scheduled
          S UC Irvine(30-5) BIGW (15-1) W16 68 64 1-2 1-1 10-1 17-1 262 178 Mar 22, 2:00pm ET
          W N. Mex. St.(30-5) WAC (15-1) L1 40 36 0-1 3-1 9-2 16-0 207 220 No Games Scheduled
          13 E Northeastern(23-11) COL (14-4) L1 78 48 0-4 3-3 9-0 11-3 100 9 No Games Scheduled
          M Saint Louis(23-12) ATL10 (10-8) W4 103 81 1-4 4-2 6-5 12-1 119 162 Mar 22, 9:57pm ET
          S Old Dominion(26-8) USA (13-5) W3 100 62 1-0 2-2 11-6 12-0 179 287 Mar 21, 10:10pm ET
          W Liberty(28-6) ASUN (14-2) W5 58 85 2-0 1-3 4-3 18-0 279 252 Mar 22, 7:27pm ET
          14 E Vermont(27-7) AEAST (14-2) L1 71 65 0-3 0-0 9-2 17-1 236 32 No Games Scheduled
          M N. Kentucky(26-8) HORIZ (13-5) W5 115 95 0-2 0-0 7-4 17-2 274 224 Mar 22, 1:30pm ET
          S Yale(22-8) IVY (10-4) L1 86 45 0-3 1-2 9-1 11-1