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Seed Rank Team Conf Record RPI SOS T-50 Comment AQ
11 Kentucky SEC 38-1 1 25 14-1 Trifecta against Florida extended streak to 32 games.
2 Villanova BIGE 33-3 2 22 13-2 Little recognition, but earned every bit of No. 2 overall.
3 Virginia ACC 30-4 7 20 8-4 Toppled by Tar Heels. Anderson must find stroke for tourney.
4 Wisconsin BIG10 36-4 4 14 13-3 No. 1 seed secured after disposing of Mich St.
25 Duke ACC 35-4 6 12 16-3 Incredible road record, but sketchy Ls likely factor btwn 1-2.
6 Arizona PAC12 34-4 5 23 11-1 Slammed Oregon, but down Pac-12 will lead to No. 2.
7 Gonzaga WCC 35-3 8 72 8-3 Double-wide Karnowski killed BYU inside. Too much meat.
8 Kansas BIG12 27-9 3 1 12-8 Oubre vanished against ISU. Very, very susceptible.
39 Iowa St. BIG12 25-9 9 6 13-5 Bouncing of Kansas elevates Cyclones to 2 line.
10 Notre Dame ACC 32-6 16 77 9-4 Can score in bunches, but worry about D in tourney.
11 Maryland BIG10 28-7 13 45 6-5 Drove knife deeper into IU. Wishing Wells 22 pts, 6 rebs.
12 Oklahoma BIG12 24-11 18 13 13-7 OU kidding me?! Spangler missed bunny to tie vs. ISU.
413 N. Carolina ACC 26-12 11 2 8-11 Stellar run by ND in second half why fell short in ACC final.
14 Baylor BIG12 24-10 10 3 8-7 Prince never left Alphabet Street. Non-factor vs. KU.
15 Northern Iowa MVC 31-4 14 114 3-3 Evaporated 14-point halftime deficit vs. ISU, grabbed auto.
16 West Virginia BIG12 25-10 24 28 9-9 Can't fault effort vs. Bears. Staten, Browne unavailable.
517 Louisville ACC 27-9 21 19 5-8 Shooting woes continued vs. UNC -- 34.9 FG%.
18 Wichita St. MVC 30-5 17 100 3-3 Upset by potential bid stealer Illinois st. Locked as No. 5.
19 SMU AAC 27-7 12 40 5-5 Eliminated Temple. Boatright buzzsaw no on deck.
20 Utah PAC12 26-9 19 36 5-8 Played sloppily over last couple weeks. Must clean act.
621 Arkansas SEC 27-9 20 42 5-4 Drop-kicked Georgia. Defense swarming -- under 35 FG%.
22 VCU ATL10 26-10 15 15 6-6 Regained its mojo havoc in A-10 tourney. Danger. Danger.
23 Providence BIGE 22-12 22 5 6-9 Hung tough against 'Nova. Nunn fill sheet -- 22-7-9.
24 Georgetown BIGE 22-11 25 11 4-11 Valiant comeback attempt against Xavier, but fell short.
725 Michigan St. BIG10 27-12 23 7 8-8 Guess what? It's March and MSU is playing terrifically.
26 Butler BIGE 23-11 31 30 7-9 Great effort vs. Xavier, but stymied in OT. Barlow w/ 22.
27 S. Diego St. MWEST 27-9 26 76 5-6 Fell short against Wyoming. Offense key to success.
28 Oregon PAC12 26-10 27 41 4-6 Cooked against Arizona. Still won 13 of last 15 games.
829 Xavier BIGE 23-14 30 8 8-8 Embarrassed by 'Nova. Only 2-15 from three.
30 Dayton ATL10 27-9 32 93 3-4 Didn't deliver in thriller against Flyers, but don't overlook.
31 Iowa BIG10 22-12 43 33 5-7 Just when you think you can trust Hawkeyes ... L to PSU.
32 Davidson ATL10 24-8 35 103 2-5 Trounced by VCU, but 'Cats can really shoot. Watch out.
933 St. John's BIGE 21-12 44 24 5-9 Spanked by Providence from start to finish. May slide.
34 N.C. State ACC 22-14 39 9 5-9 Humbled by Duke, but three Gs still dangerous.
35 Cincinnati AAC 23-11 37 60 6-4 Three great equalizer. Bested by UConn despite 44.7 FG%.
36 Purdue BIG10 21-13 55 59 4-7 Hammons beasted against Penn St -- 23-9. Critical player.
1037 Oklahoma St. BIG12 18-14 49 17 6-10 Nash (27-12) brilliant vs. OU, but continue free fall.
38 Ohio St. BIG10 24-11 40 69 2-8 Housed by Mich St. 300+ non-conf SOS will drag down.
39 BYU WCC 25-10 36 74 1-4 On the rise thanks to incredibly weak bubble.
40 Boise St. MWEST 25-9 40 117 3-4 Off the Marks. Miserable night for MWC POY vs. 'Boys.
1141 Temple AAC 26-11 34 62 2-8 DeCosey rediscovered stroke at most opportune time.
42 LSU SEC 22-11 57 86 3-3 Lost to Auburn TWICE?! Who knows what you'll get.
43 Colorado St. MWEST 27-7 29 112 2-3 Missed opportunity vs. SDSU. Should still sneak in.
44 Mississippi SEC 21-13 60 52 4-6 Fading fast but win at Ark, win vs. Cin (N) saviors.
45 Texas BIG12 20-14 42 16 3-13 Creep back in field after Miami L. No bad losses.
46 Indiana BIG10 20-14 61 27 4-10 Rejoice Hoosiers, back in. Four top-50 wins critical.
1247 Wyoming MWEST 25-10 71 152 5-4 Stunned MWC after take down of SDSU. VERY athletic.
48 Buffalo MIDAM 23-10 28 78 0-3 Five players in dble figures vs. C. Mich. Hurley BACK!
49 Harvard IVY 22-8 52 137 0-2 In the tourney for fourth straight year. Can really defend.
50 S.F. Austin SLAND 29-5 33 170 0-4 High-powered offense not slowed. 'Jacks will test.
1351 Wofford SOUTH 28-7 47 205 1-3 Fought off Furman for auto bid. Potential giant killer.
52 Valparaiso HORIZ 28-6 50 226 0-1 Had GB's number. Disposed of Phoenix three times. Auto.
53 Georgia St. SBELT 25-10 53 150 1-4 Puke-worthy game against GA Southern, but on grid.
54 Northeastern COLN 23-12 86 180 0-1 Prevented poor W&M from first tourney bid. 38 3PT%
1455 Eastern Wash. BSKY 26-9 74 212 0-2 Fell at No. Arizona, but still best team in Big Sky.
56 N. Dak. St. SUMM 23-10 92 260 0-3 Back in the Big Show. Knocked off Oklahoma in RD1 last yr.
57 UAB CUSA 20-16 129 108 2-4 Improbable rep back on the grid. Cash in often at FT line.
58 Belmont OVC 22-11 105 248 0-3 Dark-horse shocked the Racers. Barnett three HUEVOS.
1559 N. Mex. St. WAC 23-11 103 223 0-4 Another year, another WAC title for Aggies. Cutting rug.
60 UC Irvine BIGW 21-13 88 143 0-3 Never danced before, until now. Anteaters are in field.
61 Albany AEAST 24-9 99 287 0-2 Hoo dat? Hooley's clutch 3 pushed Danes into dance again.
1662 Coastal Car. BSOU 24-10 130 305 0-2 Chanticleers dancing in consecutive years for first time.
63 Lafayette PATR 20-13 122 181 0-3 Leopards swiped at Eagles, hit. In tourney for only 4th time.
64 Manhattan MAAC 19-14 168 275 0-0 Stunned Iona. Own only one win inside KenPom 175.
65 North Florida ATSUN 23-12 162 323 0-2 Bird watching. Ospreys in the field for first time ever.
66 Texas Southern SWAC 22-13 119 292 1-4 Own two colossal wins for projected 16 -- at Mich St., at K-St.
67 Robert Morris NEAST 20-15 171 222 0-4 Financiers in tournament for third time since 2009.
68 Hampton MEAC 17-18 251 331 0-2 Finish below .500 on year. Have a date with Dayton.

On the Bubble: Georgia (21-12), Tulsa (23-11), UCLA (22-14), Old Dominion (27-8), Miami (FL) (25-13)

Conference Breakdown: America East (1), American Athletic (3), Atlantic 10 (3), Atlantic Coast (6), Atlantic Sun (1), Big 12 (7), Big East (6), Big Sky (1), Big South (1), Big Ten (7), 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 (2), Mountain West (4), Northeast (1), Ohio Valley (1), Pac-12 (3), 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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