CrimsonCast Bracketology

Bracketology 03.06.170

Our newest bracketology is up and running, as we head into the first day of nothing but conference tournaments.

We welcome Butler to the 2-line, Minnesota to the 5-line, and Vanderbilt, Wake Forest, and Iowa to the field.

Here’s the full bracket:

And here’s some notes:

Last Four In: Vanderbilt, Iowa, Wake Forest, Kansas State

First Four Out: Rhode Island, Syracuse, Houston, Utah

S-Curve:

1 Kansas
2 Villanova
3 North Carolina
4 Gonzaga
5 Baylor
6 Louisville
7 Kentucky
8 Butler
9 Florida
10 Duke
11 UCLA
12 Oregon
13 Arizona
14 Purdue
15 Florida State
16 West Virginia
17 Minnesota
18 Virginia
19 Dayton
20 SMU
21 Notre Dame
22 Iowa State
23 Maryland
24 Creighton
25 Cincinnati
26 St. Mary’s
27 Oklahoma State
28 Wisconsin
29 South Carolina
30 Miami
31 Arkansas
32 Michigan State
33 Michigan
34 Marquette
35 Wichita State
36 Northwestern
37 Virginia Tech
38 Providence
39 Xavier
40 VCU
41 Seton Hall
42 USC
43 Vanderbilt
44 Iowa
45 Wake Forest
46 Kansas State
47 Middle Tennessee
48 Nevada
49 Princeton
50 UNC Wilmington
51 Vermont
52 UT Arlington
53 Bucknell
54 Akron
55 Winthrop
56 Florida Gulf Coast
57 Bakersfield
58 Iona
59 UNC Greensboro
60 UC Irvine
61 South Dakota
62 Northern Kentucky
63 Jacksonville State
64 North Carolina Central
65 New Orleans
66 North Dakota
67 Texas Southern
68 Mount St. Mary’s

Bracketology 03.02.170

It feels good to be on the right side of March 1.

Here’s our first bracket of the month, through the games of March 2.

Last Four In: Seton Hall, Illinois, Kansas State, Rhode Island

First Four Out: Houston, Illinois State, Wake Forest, Vanderbilt

S-Curve:

1 Kansas
2 Villanova
3 North Carolina
4 Gonzaga
5 Baylor
6 UCLA
7 Kentucky
8 Louisville
9 Arizona
10 Butler
11 Florida
12 Duke
13 Oregon
14 Purdue
15 Florida State
16 West Virginia
17 Notre Dame
18 Virginia
19 Dayton
20 SMU
21 Creighton
22 Minnesota
23 Iowa State
24 Maryland
25 Cincinnati
26 St. Mary’s
27 Oklahoma State
28 Wisconsin
29 South Carolina
30 Miami
31 Arkansas
32 USC
33 Michigan
34 Michigan State
35 Marquette
36 Virginia Tech
37 Northwestern
38 Providence
39 Xavier
40 Syracuse
41 VCU
42 Wichita State
43 Seton Hall
44 Illinois
45 Kansas State
46 Rhode Island
47 Nevada
48 Middle Tennessee
49 UNC Wilmington
50 UT Arlington
51 East Tennessee State
52 Valparaiso
53 Princeton
54 Monmouth
55 Vermont
56 Belmont
57 Akron
58 UNC Asheville
59 Bucknell
60 Florida Gulf Coast
61 Cal State Bakersfield
62 South Dakota
63 North Carolina Central
64 North Dakota
65 Texas Southern
66 UC Irvine
67 New Orleans
68 Mount St. Mary’s

Bracketology 2.26.170

Updated to factor in the results of the Saturday 2/25 games. There was a decent amount of jumping around within this one, mostly due to the margins between teams being razor-thin, but also due to some additional re-evaluation of individual resumes.

 

Last Four In: VCU, Illinois State, Kansas State, California

First Four Out: TCU, Wake Forest, Georgia Tech, Vanderbilt

S Curve:

1 Kansas
2 Villanova
3 North Carolina
4 Gonzaga
5 Louisville
6 Kentucky
7 UCLA
8 Oregon
9 Baylor
10 Arizona
11 Butler
12 Florida
13 Duke
14 Florida State
15 Purdue
16 West Virginia
17 Cincinnati
18 Creighton
19 Notre Dame
20 Saint Mary’s
21 Virginia
22 Dayton
23 SMU
24 Minnesota
25 Maryland
26 Iowa State
27 Wisconsin
28 Oklahoma State
29 South Carolina
30 Xavier
31 Miami
32 Arkansas
33 USC
34 Michigan
35 Michigan State
36 Marquette
37 Virginia Tech
38 Northwestern
39 Providence
40 Syracuse
41 Seton Hall
42 VCU
43 Wichita State
44 Illinois State
45 Kansas State
46 California
47 Nevada
48 Middle Tennessee
49 UNC Wilmington
50 UT Arlington
51 East Tennessee State
52 Valparaiso
53 Princeton
54 Monmouth
55 Vermont
56 Belmont
57 Akron
58 UNC Asheville
59 Bucknell
60 Florida Gulf Coast
61 Cal State Bakersfield
62 South Dakota
63 North Carolina Central
64 North Dakota
65 Texas Southern
66 UC Irvine
67 New Orleans
68 Mount St. Mary’s

Bracketology 02/25/17 – Before the Games1

New bracketology! Now with some more thorough scrubbing of the seed lines. Here’s what we’ve got:

Last Four In: Kansas State, Syracuse, California, Seton Hall

First Four Out: TCU, Illinois State, Georgia Tech, Georgia

Seed List 1-68:

1 Kansas
2 Villanova
3 Gonzaga
4 North Carolina
5 Louisville
6 Baylor
7 Arizona
8 Duke
9 Florida
10 Kentucky
11 UCLA
12 Oregon
13 Butler
14 Purdue
15 Florida State
16 West Virginia
17 Cincinnati
18 Creighton
19 Maryland
20 Saint Mary’s
21 Notre Dame
22 Dayton
23 SMU
24 Oklahoma State
25 Wisconsin
26 Virginia
27 Minnesota
28 Iowa State
29 South Carolina
30 Xavier
31 Miami
32 Arkansas
33 Northwestern
34 USC
35 Michigan State
36 Marquette
37 Michigan
38 VCU
39 Virginia Tech
40 Wichita State
41 Tennessee
42 Providence
43 Kansas State
44 Syracuse
45 California
46 Seton Hall
47 Nevada
48 Middle Tennessee
49 UNC Wilmington
50 UT Arlington
51 East Tennessee State
52 Valparaiso
53 Princeton
54 Monmouth
55 Vermont
56 Belmont
57 Akron
58 UNC Asheville
59 Bucknell
60 Florida Gulf Coast
61 Cal State Bakersfield
62 South Dakota
63 North Carolina Central
64 North Dakota
65 Texas Southern
66 UC Irvine
67 New Orleans
68 Mount St. Mary’s

 

Bracketology 03.13.15 – Finally, some changes0

Here’s the pre-Friday Games bracket update:

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Last Four In: Temple, UCLA, Tulsa, Ole Miss

Last Four Out: BYU, Miami, Illinois, Texas A&M

Next Four Out: Richmond, Colorado State, Rhode Island, Buffalo

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