Brad Evans

Bracket Brad's Big Board

Last updated 6 months ago
Seed Rank Team Conf Record RPI SOS T-50 Comment AQ Pvs
11 Florida SEC 36-3 1 11 13-3 Only team in nation top-10 in offensive/defensive efficiency. 1
2 Arizona PAC12 33-5 2 4 13-4 Slowed down UCLA in second half but couldn't overcome. Still 1. 2
3 Wichita St. MVC 35-1 4 98 3-1 Joined UNLV '91-'92 as only 34-0s in NCAAB history. Special. 3
4 Villanova BIGE 29-5 5 32 6-4 Gibbs' buzzer stunner clouds 'Nova as a No. 1. 5
25 Virginia ACC 30-7 8 24 6-5 Take ACC regular, conference tourney title. D. D. D. 8
6 Michigan BIG10 28-9 11 5 12-6 Cold shooting afternoon from three reason for demise in title. 4
7 Wisconsin BIG10 30-8 6 2 10-6 Ran into Sparty buzzsaw. Won't budge off No. 2 line. 6
8 Iowa St. BIG12 28-8 7 12 10-6 Numerous quality wins, Big 12 title means up a line. 7
39 Kansas BIG12 25-10 3 1 12-8 Appropriate slot with Embiid in question, shaky finish. 9
10 Duke ACC 26-9 9 6 6-5 Allowed too many second chance opps to Virginia. 10
11 Louisville ACC 31-6 19 80 6-6 Nobody is playing with more energy, execution. Nobody. 11
12 Michigan St. BIG10 29-9 18 13 9-7 They're BAAAAACCKK!!! Offense superb in BTT. 12
413 UCLA PAC12 28-9 14 14 8-6 Underserved on national scene. Darn good. Proved vs. AZ. 13
14 Creighton BIGE 27-8 10 22 8-6 Weaknesses on D full display against Providence. Must tighten. 14
15 Syracuse ACC 28-6 16 63 7-3 Laughable last sequence in loss to NC St. Missed 6 shots. 15
16 S. Diego St. MWEST 31-5 15 88 4-4 Defense, as usual, nasty, but Nex Mex took 2 of 3. 16
517 Cincinnati AAC 27-7 21 69 6-6 Fell just short against UConn. Stingy on D. Sketchy on O. 17
18 Ohio St. BIG10 25-10 24 16 6-6 Tightened screws on D in second half vs. Mich. Failed in end. 18
19 N. Carolina ACC 24-10 25 20 6-6 Taste of own medicine. Pitt blasted Heels on glass. 19
20 Connecticut AAC 32-8 22 30 13-5 White on rice when it comes to defense. Emerging in a hurry. 20
621 Oklahoma BIG12 23-10 26 15 7-6 Valiant comeback effort but fell short against hot Baylor. 21
22 New Mexico MWEST 27-7 12 42 3-4 Fabulous battle against Aztecs. Williams, #TeamHuevos. 23
23 VCU ATL10 26-9 13 27 5-5 'Havoc' living up to the hype. TOs galore. Matchup nightmare. 22
24 Saint Louis ATL10 27-7 28 73 5-5 Taken down by Bonnies. Played very poorly down stretch. 25
725 Kentucky SEC 29-11 17 3 8-7 Harrison with 9 assists, only 3 turnovers. Positive sign. 28
26 Texas BIG12 24-11 36 43 7-9 Pulverized by Baylor from start to finish. Youth ... 24
27 Baylor BIG12 26-12 30 8 10-10 Rebounding, 3-point shooting, hot finish ... Danger, danger. 26
28 Oregon PAC12 24-10 27 19 5-7 Win streak halted at seven. Still very dangerous mid-seed. 27
829 UMass ATL10 24-9 23 38 7-5 Esho delivered agaisnt GW, but UMass came up short. 29
30 Memphis AAC 24-10 37 45 5-8 Gobbled whole by Huskies. Shot under 30%. Oh my. 30
31 Gonzaga WCC 29-7 20 82 3-4 Gained another WCC title. Led gate-to-gate vs. BYU. 31
32 Oklahoma St. BIG12 21-13 45 31 4-11 Nearly knocked off KU. You don't want it in your region. 32
933 Kansas St. BIG12 20-13 51 28 7-9 Poor D, bad rebounding against Iowa St. slipping. 33
34 Geo. Wash. ATL10 24-9 29 74 4-6 Bounced UMass. Another bullet in chamber for Colonials. 34
35 Colorado PAC12 23-12 34 20 5-9 Put up minimal fight against Arizona. In, but down ladder. 35
36 Stanford PAC12 23-13 40 17 7-10 Randle's 21 pts matched spread in win over ASU. 36
1037 Iowa BIG10 20-13 57 37 5-10 Northwestern? Are you serious, Hawkeyes? In, but done. 37
38 Arizona St. PAC12 21-12 44 53 4-8 Clobbered by Stanford. Dropped three straight. 38
39 Pittsburgh ACC 26-10 39 59 3-8 Another last-minute, close loss. This time to Virginia. 39
40 St. Joseph's ATL10 24-10 32 52 6-6 A-10 title high moment, but cutaways to Martelli's grandson better. 41
1141 Providence BIGE 23-12 41 54 3-7 Finally and officially in the field. Cotton will put on a show. 42
42 SMU AAC 27-10 53 114 4-6 Inexplicable loss to Houston came at wrong time. DOWN. 40
43 Xavier BIGE 21-13 47 26 4-6 Have to tip cap in resilient comeback attempt vs. Creighton. 43
44 Nebraska BIG10 19-13 48 29 4-8 Epic collapse against Ohio St. a hard lesson to learn. 44
45 Dayton ATL10 26-11 43 62 7-7 Finished with 8-7 record vs. RPI top-100. No need to sweat. 45
1246 Tennessee SEC 24-13 42 23 4-8 Bitter pill to swallow against Florida. Still think Vols sneak in. 46
47 BYU WCC 23-12 31 25 3-7 Collinsworth injury complicates matters. Gut: Lands in Dayton. 47
48 W. Michigan MIDAM 23-10 67 140 2-4 No. 1 seed in the MAC tourney holds true. Cya Toledo. 0
49 N. Dak. St. SUMM 26-7 35 117 1-3 Braun's clutch and-1 with 12 secs left clinched title. 48
50 Harvard IVY 27-5 46 210 1-3 First to officially punch ticket. Solid odds it plays Cinderella. 49
1351 Delaware COLN 25-10 66 176 0-4 Officially punched ticket for first time since '99. Thriller. 51
52 N. Mex. St. WAC 26-10 71 187 1-4 With Utah Valley adios, Aggies team to beat in wild WAC. 52
53 S.F. Austin SLAND 32-3 52 297 1-2 Closed the season on a 28-game win streak. D up. 53
54 Manhattan MAAC 25-8 60 170 0-2 Slayed top seed Iona. Back in dance for first time in decade. 54
1455 E. Kentucky OVC 24-10 97 229 0-3 Walden, Cosey willed Colonels to OVC tourney title. 55
56 Mercer SOUTH 27-9 81 219 1-3 Ruined FGCU's chance for repeat. Bears 39.5% from 3. 56
57 Tulsa AAC 21-13 73 100 1-4 Danny Manning led Hurricane blew into dance, upset La Tech. 58
58 La Lafayet. SBELT 23-12 90 162 0-3 Shocker special. Felled top seed Georgia St in OT. 0
1559 N.C. Central MEAC 28-6 99 337 0-3 Lacing up a pair of dancing shoes for the first time in school history. 59
60 Milwaukee HORIZ 21-14 131 212 0-2 Made improbable run through Horizon as No. 5 seed. 60
61 American PATR 20-13 118 222 0-2 BU, PU. Held Terriers to just 36 points in title game. 61
62 Wofford SOUTH 20-13 153 254 0-4 For third time in past five years, Terriers barking in NCAAs. 62
1663 Albany AEAST 19-15 185 285 0-2 Great Danes' uniforms ugly, effort in AmEast no so much. 63
64 Weber St. BSKY 19-12 149 248 0-3 Still Big Sky stud despite hiccup at Montana. 64
65 Coastal Car. BSOU 21-13 196 291 0-2 With High Point eliminated, Chanitcleers in driver's seat. 65
66 Texas Southern SWAC 19-15 239 347 0-1 Former IU head coach Mike Davis has Tigers on prowl. 66
67 Mount St. Mary's NEAST 16-17 189 240 0-3 Amazing run through NEC stuff of March. Welcome to Dayton. 68
68 Cal Poly BIGW 14-20 208 135 0-5 13-19 overall record and dancing. Reason why March is great. 0

On the Bubble: Minnesota (25-13), N.C. State (22-14), California (21-14), Missouri (23-12)

Conference Breakdown: America East (1), American Athletic (5), Atlantic 10 (6), Atlantic Coast (6), Big 12 (7), Big East (4), Big Sky (1), Big South (1), Big Ten (6), Big West (1), Colonial Athletic (1), Horizon League (1), Ivy League (1), Metro Atlantic Athletic (1), Mid-American (1), Mid-Eastern (1), Missouri Valley (1), Mountain West (2), Northeast (1), Ohio Valley (1), Pac-12 (6), Patriot League (1), Southeastern (3), Southern (2), Southland (1), Southwestern Athletic (1), Summit (1), Sun Belt (1), West Coast (2), Western Athletic (1)

*Records and RPI are updated on an overnight basis View RPI rankings »
View Comments (1207)