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Seed Rank Team Conf Record RPI SOS T-50 Comment AQ
11 Villanova BIGE 21-3 3 7 4-3 One of four teams to rank inside top-25 in off/def efficiency.
2 Oklahoma BIG12 20-3 2 13 6-2 Buddy buckets. Hield's clutch 3 cooled hot 'Horns.
3 Iowa BIG10 19-4 7 14 6-4 On pace for historic season. Length, D highly disruptive.
4 N. Carolina ACC 20-4 10 57 3-3 BC pushed Heels to bitter end. Yes, 7-win BC. Yikes.
25 Kansas BIG12 20-4 4 4 8-3 22 made FTs, 7 threes overcame 15 TOs vs. WVU.
6 Oregon PAC12 20-4 1 1 9-2 Dispensed Utah in Eugene. Knocking at door of No. 1.
7 Virginia ACC 20-4 6 20 9-1 Most RPI top-50 Ws in nation. Very much in 1 discussion.
8 Maryland BIG10 22-3 5 28 3-2 Despite frigid Trimble, pulled away from Purdue. Quality W.
39 Xavier BIGE 21-3 8 40 4-1 Defense unraveling. Dribble penetration killed it at Creigh.
10 Michigan St. BIG10 20-5 18 63 5-3 Erased 20-point deficit at Purdue, but feel just short.
11 Miami (FL) ACC 19-4 11 38 7-1 Closer to ACC top. Rodriguez 17 pts, 8 dimes vs. Pit.
12 West Virginia BIG12 19-5 9 15 5-5 Depth, relentlessness on D flat out wear down teams.
413 Purdue BIG10 20-5 19 61 3-3 Absorbed Sparty's comeback effort. Davis money from 3.
14 Kentucky SEC 18-6 16 35 4-1 Extended home W streak to 34 with triumph over GA.
15 Dayton ATL10 20-3 12 49 5-2 Home Cooke-in'. Junior scored 46 pts last two games.
16 USC PAC12 18-5 17 52 3-4 High-flying club that can fill it up in spurts, good on D.
517 Iowa St. BIG12 17-7 13 5 6-6 Win one. Lose one. Story of road in brutal Big 12.
18 Duke ACC 18-6 20 22 2-5 Zone, man ... doesn't matter. D will lead to demise.
19 Baylor BIG12 18-6 24 33 2-6 No Gathers at K-State, but shot 48.9% en route to W.
20 Utah PAC12 18-7 15 11 6-6 Experience trumped youth in dispatching of Washington.
621 Arizona PAC12 19-5 30 87 1-4 Solid road win at Wash. Anderson money down stretch.
22 Notre Dame ACC 17-7 26 21 3-6 Auguste, Colson total 28 pts, 15 rebs at Clemson.
23 Texas A&M SEC 18-6 23 44 4-3 Was in driver's seat for SEC title. Plummeting due to D.
24 Texas BIG12 16-8 20 3 5-5 Near stunner in Norman. Will be difficult March matchup.
725 Wichita St. MVC 18-6 33 89 1-4 Cruising through MVC routinely winning by 20+.
26 Indiana BIG10 19-5 54 134 1-1 Will be tested down stretch. Played soft B1G schedule.
27 Pittsburgh ACC 17-6 40 54 3-4 May slide further. No. 324 non-conf SOS a hinderance.
28 Providence BIGE 18-7 36 55 2-3 Tumbling. Dropped third straight in 2OT L at Marq.
829 South Carolina SEC 21-3 25 127 3-1 Humungous W at TAMU what doctor ordered. Need more.
30 Syracuse ACC 16-8 48 37 5-4 Righted ship with Ws in six of last seven. Snoozing.
31 VCU ATL10 17-6 41 69 2-2 Blemished. L to GW halted undefeated A-10 bid.
32 Connecticut AAC 17-6 43 68 1-3 Few talking about, but a team capable of 1-2 March Ws.
933 California PAC12 15-8 34 27 4-6 Pounded Stanford. No. 1 nationally in 2PT% D.
34 Florida SEC 16-8 22 10 2-6 Only true road wins this year: at Navy, at Ole Miss.
35 Colorado PAC12 17-7 28 28 3-6 Forgettable trip to Beaver State. Wash St, Wash next.
36 Seton Hall BIGE 17-7 53 67 2-3 Bit by desperate Butler at home. Still in good shape.
1037 Michigan BIG10 18-7 55 78 2-6 Continue to sag on D, may miss field -- 160+ D eff.
38 Florida St. ACC 16-7 39 66 3-5 Crushed Wake by 20 on the road. Next: 'Cuse. Big.
39 Oregon St. PAC12 14-8 38 8 6-5 Respectable 5-5 T50 record, no bad Ls have Beavs IN.
40 St. Mary's WCC 19-3 49 192 0-1 Can't afford additional missteps. May need auto to dance.
1141 Washington PAC12 15-9 60 24 3-6 Buried by Utah's 16-4 run late in second half. Sliding.
42 S. Diego St. MWEST 18-7 45 57 1-3 Stout D, rebounding masked horrific offensive flaws.
43 Valparaiso HORIZ 20-4 45 182 1-1 Nation's top-ranked team in D efficiency. Tough draw.
44 Cincinnati AAC 18-7 67 101 3-3 Slipped at Memphis, but remain sound, tough on D.
45 Butler BIGE 17-7 58 91 1-5 Scored second top-50 win at Seton Hall. Work to do.
1246 St. Joseph's ATL10 20-4 27 75 0-4 9-0 in true road games, including toppling of GW.
47 Gonzaga WCC 19-5 64 120 1-3 Sabonis taken next step. A menace in paint on both ends.
48 Creighton BIGE 16-9 85 93 1-4 Welcome to the field. Watson brilliant in W over Xavier.
49 Monmouth MAAC 20-5 31 129 2-2 Most entertaining, possibly most dangerous little guy.
50 AR Little Rock SBELT 21-2 56 266 2-1 Trojans lull foes to sleep with slow play, staunch D.
1351 Chattanooga SOUTH 22-3 32 178 1-1 Running away with SoCon thanks to Tuoyo, McLean.
52 S. Dakota St. SUMM 19-6 52 145 0-1 Battle with IPFW Feb. 18 may determine conf. champ.
53 Akron MIDAM 20-4 44 176 0-1 Zippity doo da from three -- 44.5% of pts from downtown.
54 UAB CUSA 20-4 101 297 0-0 Core from last year's RD1 winner in place. Watch out.
1455 N.C. Wilmington COLN 18-5 80 217 1-0 Monster win on road at Hofstra. C.J. Bryce chipped in 24.
56 Yale IVY 15-5 61 150 0-3 Swishing Sherrod -- 30-straight buckets set NCAA record.
57 Stony Brook AEAST 20-4 66 228 0-1 PF Warney finalist for Karl Malone Award. Mauler in post.
58 Hawaii BIGW 18-3 91 245 0-2 Tenacious team on D. Clash with UC-Irvine Feb. 11 looms.
1559 Belmont OVC 18-8 97 211 1-1 'Other' Bruins hope to make field for 8th time L10 years.
60 North Florida ATSUN 18-8 143 289 0-3 Pro prospects Beech, Moore inside/outside dynamos.
61 S.F. Austin SLAND 17-5 133 316 0-1 Victorious in 27 of last 28 regular season conf. games.
62 N. Mex. St. WAC 17-8 124 196 0-1 Performance at Wichita Feb. 15 to determine viability.
1663 Weber St. BSKY 16-7 158 300 0-0 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 13-11 193 242 0-0 Not Bison teams of yesteryear, but hurt teams at FT line.
66 Wagner NEAST 15-8 204 343 0-1 NEC logjammed but best team on paper in the league.
67 Hampton MEAC 14-9 185 321 0-3 YARRRR!!! Pirates could punch ticket for 4th time since '06.
68 Texas Southern SWAC 10-12 227 323 0-2 Former IU HC Mike Davis has Tigers poised to dance again.

On the Bubble: Geo. Wash. (18-6), Wisconsin (15-9), LSU (15-9), Vanderbilt (14-10), Clemson (14-10), Alabama (14-9)

Conference Breakdown: America East (1), American Athletic (2), Atlantic 10 (3), Atlantic Coast (8), Atlantic Sun (1), Big 12 (6), Big East (6), 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 (8), Patriot League (1), Southeastern (4), Southern (1), Southland (1), Southwestern Athletic (1), Summit (1), Sun Belt (1), West Coast (2), Western Athletic (1)

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