College Basketball Pairwise NCAA Forecast #9

If the season ended today –  (rankings here🙂

The Field of 68.  Easier to present it this way – ignoring procedural seeding rules.  Conference champs (leaders, wins first tiebreak, pairwise ranking second) in caps:

BOSTON

  • (1) SYRACUSE vs (16) UNC-ASHEVILLE/MISSISSIPPI VALLEY STATE
  • (8) ORAL ROBERTS vs (9) Connecticut
  • (4) Michigan State vs (13) CLEVELAND STATE
  • (5) SAINT MARY’S vs (12) IONA
  • (2) Missouri vs (15) LONG BEACH STATE
  • (7) Michigan vs (10) HARVARD
  • (3) Marquette vs (14) WEBER STATE
  • (6) Florida State vs (11) Mississippi

PHOENIX

  • (1) Duke vs (16) TEXAS-ARLINGTON
  • (8) West Virginia vs (9) Illinois
  • (4) Florida vs (13) MASSACHUSETTS
  • (5) Indiana vs (12) Iowa State
  • (2) Ohio State vs (15) BELMONT
  • (7) Mississippi State vs (10) Minnesota
  • (3) Temple vs (14) NEVADA
  • (6) Wisconsin vs (11) Arkansas

ATLANTA

  • (1) KENTUCKY vs (16) LONG ISLAND/STONY BROOK
  • (8) CALIFORNIA vs (9) Kansas State
  • (4) UNLV vs (13) Dayton/BYU
  • (5) Georgetown vs (12) Purdue
  • (2) KANSAS vs (15) BUCKNELL
  • (7) Wichita State vs (10) Alabama
  • (3) Creighton vs (14) AKRON
  • (6) Virginia vs (11) MIDDLE TENNESSEE

SAINT LOUIS

  • (1) Baylor vs (16) NORFOLK STATE
  • (8) Seton Hall vs (9) Memphis
  • (4) SOUTHERN MISS vs (13) NC State/Colorado State
  • (5) Vanderbilt vs (12) MURRAY STATE
  • (2) North Carolina vs (15) GEORGE MASON
  • (7) San Diego State vs (10) New Mexico
  • (3) Gonzaga vs (14) DAVIDSON
  • (6) Louisville vs (11) Xavier

First four out: Oregon, Saint Louis, Ohio, Northern Iowa

Next four out: Washington, Northwestern, Stanford, Saint Joseph’s

Multi-Bid Leagues

  • West Coast (3)
  • Atlantic 10 (4)
  • Mountain West (4)
  • ACC (5)
  • Big Ten (8)
  • Big 12 (5)
  • SEC (7)
  • Conference USA (2)
  • Big East (7)
  • Missouri Valley (2)
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