Bracketology

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

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Bracket Predictions UpdatedNov 03, 9:55am

First Four

First Round

West

Sacramento

 

Denver

 

Orlando

 

Greensboro

 

Midwest

Birmingham

 

Albany

 

Des Moines

 

Des Moines

 

South

Columbus

 

Albany

 

Denver

 

Birmingham

 

East

Greensboro

 

Orlando

 

Columbus

 

Sacramento

 

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Last 4 In

Team Net
Providence(7-3) 33
Saint Mary's(7-3) 19
Oklahoma(7-2) 40
St. John's(9-1) 69

First 4 Out

Team Net
Seton Hall(5-4) 37
Rutgers(6-3) 77
BYU(5-5) 54
VCU(5-4) 56
Team Bracket Index UpdatedNov 03, 9:55am

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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 N. Carolina(5-4) ACC (0-1) L4 32 21 3-8 3-0 13-0 5-1 1 35 Dec 10, 3:15pm ET
M Houston(9-0) AAC (0-0) W9 3 18 0-4 10-1 10-0 8-0 151 149 Dec 10, 3:00pm ET
S Kentucky(6-2) SEC (0-0) W3 5 114 9-7 5-0 4-0 8-0 208 121 Dec 10, 1:00pm ET
W Gonzaga(6-3) WCC (0-0) W1 1 7 10-3 2-0 1-0 13-0 4 69 Dec 09, 9:00pm ET
2 E UCLA(7-2) Pac-12 (2-0) W4 10 77 5-4 8-2 8-1 4-0 128 30 Dec 10, 3:00pm ET
M Kansas(8-1) Big 12 (0-0) W2 6 12 12-5 8-1 5-0 3-0 38 81 Dec 10, 5:15pm ET
S Baylor(7-2) Big 12 (0-0) W2 4 39 10-5 8-1 2-0 6-0 57 108 Dec 18, 10:00pm ET
W Duke(9-2) ACC (1-0) W3 13 9 6-2 6-3 8-1 8-0 12 116 Dec 10, 5:30pm ET
3 E Arkansas(8-1) SEC (0-0) W4 20 46 7-6 5-1 6-1 7-0 126 287 Dec 10, 1:00pm ET
M Creighton(6-3) Big East (0-0) L3 55 43 7-6 4-4 6-1 5-0 13 207 Dec 11, 12:00am ET
S Arizona(7-1) Pac-12 (1-1) W1 2 26 6-3 9-0 9-0 7-0 113 71 Dec 10, 10:30pm ET
W Tennessee(8-1) SEC (0-0) W7 8 31 10-7 5-0 4-0 6-0 94 16 Dec 11, 4:30pm ET
4 E Texas(6-1) Big 12 (0-0) L1 17 37 5-10 5-1 3-0 8-0 73 170 Dec 10, 1:00pm ET
M San Diego St(7-2) MWC (0-0) W3 25 30 5-8 5-0 6-0 7-0 27 96 Dec 10, 2:00pm ET
S Villanova(4-5) Big East (0-0) W2 7 196 7-6 10-1 5-0 4-0 116 9 Dec 10, 5:00pm ET
W TCU(7-1) Big 12 (0-0) W5 45 186 8-8 2-4 4-0 6-0 340 267 Dec 10, 10:00pm ET
5 E Auburn(8-0) SEC (0-0) W8 12 4 8-5 7-0 8-0 4-0 45 80 Dec 10, 5:00pm ET
M Illinois(7-2) Big 10 (0-1) W1 15 54 6-6 6-3 6-0 4-0 84 104 Dec 10, 12:00pm ET
S Indiana(8-1) Big 10 (1-1) W1 39 61 4-8 4-4 5-1 7-0 231 308 Dec 10, 10:30pm ET
W Virginia(8-0) ACC (1-0) W8 83 17 4-7 3-1 5-4 7-1 136 137 Dec 17, 2:00pm ET
6 E Purdue(9-0) Big 10 (1-0) W9 11 1 8-5 6-1 7-0 6-0 9 228 Dec 10, 2:15pm ET
M Oregon(4-5) Pac-12 (1-1) L1 76 158 4-5 3-7 3-2 8-0 49 29 Dec 10, 7:00pm ET
S UConn(10-0) Big East (0-0) W10 16 3 5-6 8-3 3-0 7-0 32 131 Dec 10, 12:30pm ET
W Texas Tech(6-2) Big 12 (0-0) W2 9 94 8-9 7-0 1-0 9-0 141 156 Dec 13, 8:00pm ET
7 E Alabama(7-1) SEC (0-0) W2 30 14 8-8 5-3 5-2 1-0 41 7 Dec 10, 3:00pm ET
M Dayton(5-5) A10 (0-0) L1 58 200 3-2 5-4 6-1 9-3 158 127 Dec 10, 2:00pm ET
S Xavier(6-3) Big East (0-0) W2 41 87 5-8 4-3 5-2 4-0 53 123 Dec 10, 3:00pm ET
W Texas A&M(5-3) SEC (0-0) L1 42 189 4-9 5-0 5-2 8-0 261 262 Dec 11, 6:00pm ET
8 E Michigan(5-3) Big 10 (0-0) L2 34 127 5-10 3-3 6-1 3-0 100 31 Dec 08, 9:00pm ET
M Miami (Fla.)(9-1) ACC (1-0) W5 62 47 4-3 5-4 9-3 5-0 148 147 Dec 10, 2:00pm ET
S Michigan St.(6-4) Big 10 (1-1) W1 36 45 5-9 8-2 6-1 3-0 17 26 Dec 10, 4:30pm ET
W USC(7-3) Pac-12 (2-0) W3 35 161 4-4 5-1 11-2 6-0 233 314 Dec 14, 11:00pm ET
9 E Florida(6-4) SEC (0-0) L1 59 179 3-10 4-2 5-0 7-1 171 231 Dec 14, 7:00pm ET
M Saint Louis(7-3) A10 (0-0) L1 63 19 1-5 4-4 7-2 10-0 8 90 Dec 10, 8:00pm ET
S Memphis(7-2) AAC (0-0) W5 31 44 5-3 3-4 8-2 5-0 77 75