NCAA Tournament Projection – March 11, 2012 3:30pm

Below are my projections for the NCAA tournament field.  Other good projections can be found here provided by the geeks at  You can check out my rankings here.

Bubble Watch

St. Bonaventure ruined someone’s March.  I think that team was Drexel.

Last four in:  Seton Hall, Mississippi State, NC State, Northwestern

First four out: Drexel, Texas, NC State, Illinois

My projected field of NCAA Tournament qualifiers

1 seeds: Kentucky, Syracuse, Ohio State, North Carolina

2 seeds: Michigan State, Duke, Missouri, Kansas

3 seeds: Marquette, Baylor, Indiana, Louisville

4 seeds: Wisconsin, Wichita State, Michigan, Creighton

5 seeds:  Georgetown, Murray State, Memphis, Florida State

6 seeds: Gonzaga, New Mexico, San Diego State, St. Mary’s-CA

7 seeds: Temple, Vanderbilt, Florida,Cincinnati

8 seeds: UNLV, Saint Louis, Purdue, Notre Dame

9 seeds: Virginia, Alabama, Southern Miss, Iowa State

10 seeds: Oral Roberts, Kansas State, UConn, California

11 seeds: BYU, Harvard, VCU, Colorado State

12 seeds: Xavier, Northwestern, Play-in Winner 1, Play-in Winner 2

13 seeds: Ohio, Long Island, Vermont, South Dakota State

14 seeds: Norfolk State, Long Beach State, Colorado, Davidson

15 seeds: Belmont, Montana, St. Bonaventure, New Mexico State

16 seeds: Detroit, Lehigh, Loyola-MD, Play-in Winner 3, Play-in Winner 4

Play-in Winner 1: Northwestern vs Seton Hall

Play-in Winner 2: North Carolina State vs Mississippi State

Play-in Winner 3: Lamar vs Western Kentucky

Play-in Winner 4: Mississippi Valley State vs UNC-Asheville


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