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Seed Rank Team Conf Record RPI SOS T-50 Comment AQ
11 Villanova BIGE 20-3 1 3 6-3 One of four teams to rank inside top-25 in off/def efficiency.
2 Oklahoma BIG12 20-3 2 12 6-3 Buddy buckets. Hield's clutch 3 cooled hot 'Horns.
3 Iowa BIG10 19-4 8 13 6-4 On pace for historic season. Length, D highly disruptive.
4 N. Carolina ACC 19-4 9 44 4-3 Stumbled at ND, but should get 1 seed with ACC title.
25 Kansas BIG12 19-4 6 6 7-3 Handled pesky TCU with ease. Ellis logged third dbl-dbl.
6 Oregon PAC12 20-4 3 1 8-2 Dispensed Utah in Eugene. Knocking at door of No. 1.
7 Xavier BIGE 21-2 7 38 4-1 Sloughed past couple games -- allowed 1.07 pts/poss.
8 Virginia ACC 19-4 5 17 9-2 Terrific W at Pitt. Veteran team that frustrated with D.
39 Michigan St. BIG10 20-4 18 66 5-2 Sizzling Sparty -- Forbes drained 10 treys at Michigan.
10 Maryland BIG10 21-3 4 29 3-2 Despite frigid Trimble, pulled away from Purdue. Quality W.
11 West Virginia BIG12 19-4 10 26 6-4 Depth, relentlessness on D flat out wear down teams.
12 Miami (FL) ACC 18-4 14 51 6-1 Closed out gnat-like GT with 11-of-12 FT shooting.
413 Texas A&M SEC 18-5 17 42 5-2 Was in driver's seat for SEC title. Two Ls later, questions.
14 Iowa St. BIG12 17-6 13 5 6-5 Survived OK St. without McKay, but need big man back.
15 Dayton ATL10 19-3 12 49 5-2 A-10 kings again shaping up to make deep March run.
16 Purdue BIG10 19-5 24 72 2-3 Rancid 3-for-23 from three, 1 FT attempt why L at Mary.
517 USC PAC12 18-5 15 46 3-4 High-flying club that can fill it up in spurts, good on D.
18 Kentucky SEC 17-6 20 40 3-1 Extended home W streak to 33 with triumph over Fla.
19 Duke ACC 18-6 21 21 2-5 Zone, man ... doesn't matter. D will lead to demise.
20 Baylor BIG12 17-6 27 35 2-6 Few TOs at WVU, but ice cold from all spots on floor.
621 Arizona PAC12 19-5 29 87 1-4 Solid road win at Wash. Anderson money down stretch.
22 Texas BIG12 16-8 19 4 5-4 Near stunner in Norman. Will be difficult March matchup.
23 Notre Dame ACC 17-7 22 20 3-5 Auguste, Colson total 28 pts, 15 rebs at Clemson.
24 Utah PAC12 17-7 16 16 5-6 Two-game stretch in Ore. lousy. Return home, wounded.
725 Providence BIGE 18-6 34 55 2-4 Courageous comeback attempt fell short vs. 'Nova.
26 Wichita St. MVC 17-6 33 78 1-3 Cruising through MVC routinely winning by 20+.
27 Indiana BIG10 19-5 53 135 1-1 Will be tested down stretch. Played soft B1G schedule.
28 Pittsburgh ACC 17-5 45 65 3-3 May slide further. No. 324 non-conf SOS a hinderance.
829 Syracuse ACC 16-8 47 37 5-4 Righted ship with Ws in six of last seven. Snoozing.
30 Seton Hall BIGE 17-6 35 66 2-4 Delgado recorded 12th dbl-dbl of year vs. G'Town.
31 VCU ATL10 17-6 40 68 2-3 Blemished. L to GW halted undefeated A-10 bid.
32 California PAC12 15-8 36 28 3-6 Pounded Stanford. No. 1 nationally in 2PT% D.
933 Connecticut AAC 17-6 47 69 1-2 Few talking about, but a team capable of 1-2 March Ws.
34 Florida SEC 15-8 23 11 2-6 Only true road wins this year: at Navy, at Ole Miss.
35 Colorado PAC12 17-7 25 27 3-6 Forgettable trip to Beaver State. Wash St, Wash next.
36 Michigan BIG10 17-7 53 60 2-6 Casper friendly ghosts on D against Sparty. Humiliating.
1037 Florida St. ACC 16-7 39 63 3-5 Crushed Wake by 20 on the road. Next: 'Cuse. Big.
38 Washington PAC12 15-8 57 31 3-5 Clawed by 'Cats. Young squad with growing pains.
39 St. Mary's WCC 19-3 51 190 0-1 Can't afford additional missteps. May need auto to dance.
40 South Carolina SEC 20-3 26 132 1-0 Humungous W at TAMU what doctor ordered. Need more.
1141 S. Diego St. MWEST 18-6 41 59 1-3 Stout D, rebounding masked horrific offensive flaws.
42 Geo. Wash. ATL10 18-5 36 102 3-1 Doused white-hot VCU on road. Solidified at-large.
43 Cincinnati AAC 17-7 66 94 3-3 Slipped at Memphis, but remain sound, tough on D.
44 Butler BIGE 16-7 69 99 1-5 Next four will determine at-large status. Critical stretch.
45 Valparaiso HORIZ 20-4 45 179 1-1 Nation's top-ranked team in D efficiency. Tough draw.
1246 Gonzaga WCC 19-5 61 117 1-2 Sabonis taken next step. A menace in paint on both ends.
47 St. Joseph's ATL10 19-4 31 84 0-4 Critical games remaining: at GW, Dayton. Need one.
48 LSU SEC 15-8 75 83 1-3 Make field, should send Pitino an Edible Arrangement.
49 Monmouth MAAC 19-5 30 122 2-2 Most entertaining, possibly most dangerous little guy.
50 AR Little Rock SBELT 21-2 58 266 1-0 Trojans lull foes to sleep with slow play, staunch D.
1351 Chattanooga SOUTH 22-3 32 171 1-1 Running away with SoCon thanks to Tuoyo, McLean.
52 S. Dakota St. SUMM 19-5 44 152 0-0 Battle with IPFW Feb. 18 may determine conf. champ.
53 Akron MIDAM 19-4 47 168 0-1 Zippity doo da from three -- 44.5% of pts from downtown.
54 UAB CUSA 20-4 98 298 0-0 Core from last year's RD1 winner in place. Watch out.
1455 N.C. Wilmington COLN 18-5 77 213 1-0 Monster win on road at Hofstra. C.J. Bryce chipped in 24.
56 Yale IVY 15-5 60 147 0-3 Swishing Sherrod -- 30-straight buckets set NCAA record.
57 Stony Brook AEAST 20-4 63 230 0-1 PF Warney finalist for Karl Malone Award. Mauler in post.
58 Hawaii BIGW 18-3 91 246 0-1 Tenacious team on D. Clash with UC-Irvine Feb. 11 looms.
1559 Belmont OVC 17-8 92 195 1-1 'Other' Bruins hope to make field for 8th time L10 years.
60 North Florida ATSUN 18-8 142 288 0-3 Pro prospects Beech, Moore inside/outside dynamos.
61 S.F. Austin SLAND 17-5 138 319 0-1 Victorious in 26 of last 27 regular season conf. games.
62 N. Mex. St. WAC 17-8 118 187 0-1 Performance at Wichita Feb. 15 to determine viability.
1663 Weber St. BSKY 16-7 156 298 1-1 Bolomboy's paint presence why 'Cats excel inside arc.
64 N.C. Asheville BSOU 17-8 145 273 0-1 Stunned G'Town in Dec. Strech well -- 29.5 3PT% D.
65 Bucknell PATR 13-10 179 236 0-0 Not Bison teams of yesteryear, but hurt teams at FT line.
66 Wagner NEAST 15-8 205 342 0-2 NEC logjammed but best team on paper in the league.
67 Hampton MEAC 14-9 184 317 0-3 YARRRR!!! Pirates could punch ticket for 4th time since '06.
68 Texas Southern SWAC 10-12 227 322 0-2 Former IU HC Mike Davis has Tigers poised to dance again.

On the Bubble: Wisconsin (14-9), Vanderbilt (13-10), Oregon St. (14-8), UCLA (13-10), Clemson (14-10), Creighton (15-9), Texas Tech (13-9)

Conference Breakdown: America East (1), American Athletic (2), Atlantic 10 (4), Atlantic Coast (8), Atlantic Sun (1), Big 12 (6), Big East (5), Big Sky (1), Big South (1), Big Ten (6), Big West (1), Colonial Athletic (1), Conference USA (1), Horizon League (1), Ivy League (1), Metro Atlantic Athletic (1), Mid-American (1), Mid-Eastern (1), Missouri Valley (1), Mountain West (1), Northeast (1), Ohio Valley (1), Pac-12 (7), Patriot League (1), Southeastern (5), Southern (1), Southland (1), Southwestern Athletic (1), Summit (1), Sun Belt (1), West Coast (2), Western Athletic (1)

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