Bracketology

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

Potential Upsets in the 2019 NCAA Tournament

Our experts break down the potential upsets in the 2019 NCAA Tournament.

Bracket Predictions UpdatedMar 17, 3:56pm

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(20-13) 52
          St. John's(21-12) 73
          Arizona St.(22-10) 63

          First 4 Out

          Team Net
          Creighton(18-14) 53
          UNC-Green.(28-6) 60
          Furman(25-7) 41
          Belmont(26-5) 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(30-3) WCC (16-0) L1 2 8 4-3 6-0 9-0 11-0 58 47 Mar 21, 7:27pm ET
          2 E Kentucky(27-6) SEC (15-3) L1 6 9 10-5 6-1 6-0 5-0 9 20 Mar 21, 7:10pm ET
          M Michigan St.(28-6) BIG10 (16-4) W5 8 6 12-4 6-2 5-0 4-0 12 113 Mar 21, 2:45pm ET
          S Tennessee(29-5) SEC (15-3) L1 5 7 9-4 6-0 8-0 5-0 27 87 Mar 22, 2:45pm ET
          W Michigan(28-6) BIG10 (15-5) L1 9 11 9-5 10-0 2-0 7-0 31 190 Mar 21, 9:20pm ET
          3 E Houston(31-3) AAC (16-2) L1 4 5 6-2 10-0 5-0 10-0 42 109 Mar 22, 7:20pm ET
          M LSU(26-6) SEC (16-2) L1 14 14 9-3 7-3 7-0 3-0 26 8 Mar 21, 12:40pm 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.(27-7) ACC (13-5) L1 16 12 8-5 6-1 6-1 7-0 14 76 Mar 21, 2:00pm ET
          4 E Villanova(25-9) BIGE (13-5) W3 26 15 5-6 13-3 3-0 4-0 20 25 Mar 21, 7:20pm ET
          M Kansas(25-9) BIG12 (12-6) L1 20 2 11-8 7-1 5-0 2-0 1 1 Mar 21, 4:00pm ET
          S Purdue(23-9) BIG10 (16-4) L1 12 16 7-7 9-1 3-1 4-0 19 61 Mar 21, 9:50pm 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(26-9) SEC (11-7) W8 18 17 4-7 12-2 4-0 4-0 15 31 Mar 21, 1:30pm ET
          S Cincinnati(28-6) AAC (14-4) W3 25 13 4-4 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(24-9) BIGE (12-6) L1 28 32 10-5 6-3 1-1 7-0 38 78 Mar 21, 4:30pm ET
          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(29-4) MWC (15-3) L1 23 20 1-1 7-1 11-2 10-0 111 83 Mar 21, 6:50pm ET
          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, 9:40pm 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(22-10) BIG10 (13-7) L1 27 29 6-8 6-1 5-1 5-0 13 45 Mar 21, 3:10pm ET
          W Louisville(20-13) ACC (10-8) L1 22 33 4-11 5-1 7-1 4-0 4 6 Mar 21, 12:15pm ET
          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(21-13) BIG10 (9-11) L1 61 41 5-10 7-2 4-1 5-0 34 157 Mar 21, 12:15pm 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, 9:40pm 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, 9:57pm ET
          10 E Baylor(19-13) BIG12 (10-8) L4 39 56 4-9 8-1 2-1 5-2 33 161 Mar 21, 9:57pm 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(23-9) AAC (13-5) L1 56 34 2-6 6-2 7-1 8-0 78 205 Mar 19, 9:10pm ET
          W Florida(19-15) SEC (9-9) L1 31 57 4-12 4-1 6-2 5-0 22 96 Mar 21, 6:50pm ET
          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 St. John's(21-12) BIGE (8-10) L1 73 59 5-7 5-3 3-2 8-0 69 216 Mar 20, 9:10pm ET
          M Arizona St.(22-10) PAC12 (12-6) L1 63 44 3-3 8-3 5-2 6-2 70 43 Mar 20, 9:10pm ET
          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(20-13) BIG12 (7-11) L1 52 52 3-9 6-4 7-0 4-0 37 110 Mar 20, 9:00pm 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.(27-4) OVC (16-2) W11 44 37 1-2 1-2 4-0 19-0 220 149 Mar 21, 4:30pm ET
          M Saint Mary's(22-11) WCC (11-5) W2 32 35 2-6 3-3 8-2 9-0 36 35 Mar 21, 7:20pm ET
          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.(30-4) WAC (15-1) W19 40 36 0-1 3-1 9-2 16-0 207 220 Mar 21, 1:30pm ET
          13 E Northeastern(23-10) COL (14-4) W7 78 48 0-4 3-3 9-0 11-3 100 9 Mar 21, 4:00pm ET
          M Saint Louis(23-12) ATL10 (10-8) W4 103 81 1-4 4-2 5-5 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, 9:50pm 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(27-6) AEAST (14-2) W6 71 65 0-3 0-0 9-2 17-1 236 32 Mar 21, 2:00pm ET
          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(22-7) IVY (10-4) W3 86 45 0-3 1-2 8-1 11-1 132 197 Mar 21, 12:40pm ET
          W Georgia St.(24-9) BELT (13-5) W5 121 47 1-2 3-2 8-4