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Bracket Predictions UpdatedNov 01, 11:48am

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        Last 4 In

        Team Net
        Illinois(6-3) 109
        Texas(8-1) 38
        Wisconsin(5-4) 17
        Miami (Fla.)(5-3) 92

        First 4 Out

        Team Net
        Syracuse(5-4) 42
        Providence(5-5) 70
        Georgia(6-2) 122
        Notre Dame(6-3) 112
        Team Bracket Index UpdatedNov 01, 11:48am

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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(9-1) ACC (1-0) W3 3 10 3-0 1-0 1-0 4-1 14 17 Dec 19, 7:00pm ET
        M Michigan St.(6-3) BIG10 (1-0) W1 8 23 1-3 0-0 3-0 2-0 5 8 Dec 14, 12:00pm ET
        S Kentucky(7-1) SEC (0-0) W5 6 130 1-0 0-0 2-0 4-1 272 270 Dec 14, 5:00pm ET
        W Kansas(7-1) BIG12 (0-0) W7 20 1 0-1 5-0 0-0 1-0 1 1 Dec 10, 8:00pm ET
        2 E Maryland(10-0) BIG10 (1-0) W10 27 4 1-0 1-0 5-0 3-0 20 23 Dec 10, 7:00pm ET
        M Florida(6-3) SEC (0-0) L1 31 31 0-2 2-1 2-0 2-0 22 18 Dec 17, 7:00pm ET
        S Virginia(8-1) ACC (2-0) W1 1 11 2-1 2-0 0-0 4-0 50 74 Dec 18, 6:30pm ET
        W Louisville(9-0) ACC (2-0) W9 22 6 1-0 1-0 3-0 4-0 48 85 Dec 10, 7:00pm ET
        3 E Villanova(7-2) BIGE (0-0) W3 26 16 1-2 0-0 2-0 4-0 27 22 Dec 14, 2:00pm ET
        M N. Carolina(6-3) ACC (1-1) L2 7 36 0-2 2-1 1-0 3-0 21 45 Dec 15, 4:00pm ET
        S Texas Tech(5-3) BIG12 (0-0) L3 10 139 0-1 0-2 0-0 5-0 162 157 Dec 10, 7:00pm ET
        W Gonzaga(10-1) WCC (0-0) W2 2 78 1-1 3-0 0-0 6-0 245 243 Dec 14, 10:00pm ET
        4 E Memphis(8-1) AAC (0-0) W6 46 38 1-0 2-1 0-0 5-0 116 109 Dec 14, 3:00pm ET
        M Seton Hall(6-3) BIGE (0-0) L1 57 71 1-2 2-1 1-0 2-0 72 67 Dec 14, 4:00pm ET
        S Purdue(6-3) BIG10 (1-0) W2 12 65 2-2 0-1 2-0 2-0 48 37 Dec 15, 4:00pm ET
        W Oregon(7-2) PAC12 (0-0) W1 51 20 2-2 1-0 2-0 2-0 11 10 Dec 14, 12:00pm ET
        5 E Ohio St.(9-0) BIG10 (1-0) W9 55 3 3-0 1-0 1-0 4-0 19 34 Dec 15, 6:30pm ET
        M Baylor(7-1) BIG12 (0-0) W6 39 22 1-1 0-0 4-0 2-0 63 59 Dec 10, 9:00pm ET
        S Saint Mary's(9-2) WCC (0-0) L1 32 122 2-0 1-1 2-0 3-1 217 214 Dec 14, 10:30pm ET
        W Utah St.(9-1) MWC (2-0) W2 29 71 1-1 0-0 3-0 5-0 242 174 Dec 10, 9:00pm ET
        6 E Tennessee(7-1) SEC (0-0) W2 5 26 2-1 1-0 0-0 4-0 85 79 Dec 14, 3:00pm ET
        M VCU(7-2) ATL10 (0-0) W1 34 113 1-2 0-0 3-0 3-0 186 183 Dec 15, 7:00pm ET
        S Auburn(8-0) SEC (0-0) W8 18 5 0-0 2-0 5-0 1-0 32 28 Dec 14, 4:00pm ET
        W Arizona(9-1) PAC12 (0-0) L1 93 17 0-1 1-0 5-0 3-0 74 69 Dec 11, 8:00pm ET
        7 E Colorado(7-1) PAC12 (0-0) L1 66 9 1-1 2-0 2-0 2-0 24 20 Dec 10, 9:00pm ET
        M Cincinnati(6-3) AAC (0-0) L1 25 24 0-2 1-0 4-1 1-0 16 14 Dec 14, 7:00pm ET
        S Davidson(4-5) ATL10 (0-0) W1 75 117 1-2 1-1 0-1 2-1 58 54 Dec 10, 7:00pm ET
        W LSU(7-2) SEC (0-0) W4 14 74 0-2 0-0 2-0 5-0 142 137 Dec 18, 7:00pm ET
        8 E Marquette(7-2) BIGE (0-0) W2 28 18 2-2 2-0 0-0 3-0 30 26 Dec 17, 8:00pm ET
        M Xavier(9-1) BIGE (0-0) W3 67 32 1-1 2-0 1-0 5-0 109 101 Dec 14, 4:00pm ET
        S Creighton(7-2) BIGE (0-0) W3 53 64 1-1 1-0 1-1 4-0 123 117 Dec 13, 8:00pm ET
        W NC State(7-2) ACC (1-1) W2 33 123 1-1 0-0 1-1 5-0 203 224 Dec 15, 3:00pm ET
        9 E Michigan(8-1) BIG10 (1-0) W1 9 8 3-1 2-0 0-0 3-0 26 30 Dec 11, 9:00pm ET
        M Houston(5-2) AAC (0-0) W3 4 92 0-1 1-0 2-1 2-0 157 153 Dec 11, 8:00pm ET
        S Dayton(7-1) ATL10 (0-0) W2 69 15 2-1 0-0 1-0 4-0 44 41 Dec 14, 7:00pm ET
        W Washington(7-2) PAC12 (0-0) L1 45 44 1-2 0-0 2-0 4-0 40 38 Dec 17, 11:00pm ET
        10 E Georgetown(6-3) BIGE (0-0) W2 82 28 1-1 2-2 1-0 2-0 8 7 Dec 14, 1:00pm ET
        M Florida St.(8-2) ACC (1-1) W1 16 7 3-1 1-1 0-0 4-0 7 5 Dec 17, 8:30pm ET
        S Alabama(4-4) SEC (0-0) W2 59 131 0-2 2-0 1-2 1-0 62 58 Dec 14, 2:00pm ET
        W Oklahoma St.(7-2) BIG12 (0-0) L2 79 43 2-0 1-0 1-2 3-0 47 44 Dec 15, 3:00pm ET
        11 E Penn St.(7-2) BIG10 (0-1) L1 50 34 1-2 1-0 2-0 3-0 65 121 Dec 10, 7:00pm ET
        M Illinois(6-3) BIG10 (0-1) L2 109 79 0-1 1-1 0-1 4-0 75 145 Dec 11, 9:00pm ET
        M Texas(8-1) BIG12 (0-0) W4 38 52 1-0 1-1 1-0 5-0 163 158 Dec 14, 2:00pm ET
        S Arizona St.(6-2) PAC12 (0-0) W3 63 27 1-1 1-1 1-0 3-0 43 40 Dec 11, 10:00pm ET
        W Miami (Fla.)(5-3) ACC (0-1) W1 92 33 1-2 1-1 2-0 1-0 9 32 Dec 14, 2:00pm ET
        W Wisconsin(5-4) BIG10 (1-0) W1 17 86 1-2 1-0 0-2 3-0 31 49 Dec 11, 7:00pm ET
        12 E Harvard(6-4) IVY (0-0) W1 129 143 0-2 1-2 1-0 3-0 152 147 Dec 21, 12:00pm ET
        M N. Mex. St.(5-5) WAC (0-0) L1 40 67 0-0 1-1 1-1 2-3 6 6 Dec 10, 9:00pm ET
        S ETSU(8-2) SOUTH (1-0) L1 72 95 0-1 0-0 1-1 6-0 252 237 Dec 15, 2:00pm ET
        W Liberty(11-0) ASUN (0-0) W11 58 85 0-0 1-0 1-0 7-0 309 309 Dec 14, 8:00pm ET
        13 E Missouri St.(5-5) MVC (0-0) W2 162 225 0-3 1-1 1-0 3-1 213 211 Dec 11, 8:00pm ET
        M W. Kentucky(7-3) USA (0-0) W1 111 58 0-1 1-0 2-2 3-0 70 65 Dec 21, 2:00pm ET
        S Colgate(6-4) PAT (0-0) L1 132 152 0-3 0-0 1-0 4-1 263 260 Dec 11, 7:00pm ET
        W Vermont(7-4) AEAST (0-0) W1 71 77 1-2 1-1 1-0 3-1 114 107 Dec 18, 7:00pm ET
        14 E Charleston(5-4) COL (0-0) W1 107 150 0-2 1-0 2-2 1-0 138 133 Dec 14, 5:00pm ET
        M South Alabama(5-4) BELT (0-0) L2 237