Andy Bottoms is one of the world's most respected bracketologists. He has published his bracket projections online for nearly a decade, at Midwest Sports Fans, Fox Sports, Assembly Hall and now here at Inside the Hall. Follow him on Twitter. Contact via email.

2019-20 Preseason Bracketology: Matchups and other teams considered

Over the last four days, I’ve released the 68 teams in my preseason field, but it’s always fun to look at the actual matchups as well. In addition, it’s useful for me to get a little practice in following the ...

2019-20 Preseason Bracketology: 1-4 Seeds

Here are the final sixteen teams in my preseason field. The ACC leads the way with four teams on the protected seed lines, while the Big Ten and Big 12 have three teams a piece. Tomorrow I’ll put together the ...

2019-20 Preseason Bracketology: 5-8 Seeds

Today’s installment of the preseason bracketology series focuses on seed lines five through eight, which are comprised predominately of teams from the major conferences but also features the top teams from the Atlantic-10 and Mountain West. (Previously: 13-16 Seeds and ...

2019-20 Preseason Bracketology: 9-12 Seeds

Yesterday we hit the 13-16 seeds, and today we’ll hit the top teams from single-bid leagues as well as the squads I project as the final at-large teams to make the field. 12 Seeds Western Kentucky – The Hilltoppers are locked ...

2019-20 Preseason Bracketology: 13-16 Seeds

The painfully long college basketball offseason is nearly over, which means it’s time to go on record with my preseason bracket projections. This set of projections is always the toughest to do since there simply isn’t actual data to use. ...

Bracketology: Final NCAA tournament projection as of March 17, 2019

Sunday featured just six games, which provided the opportunity to review the seed list yet again. Minor adjustments were made along the way, with the bulk of the work coming on the 9-11 lines, which has turned into a jumbled ...

Bracketology: NCAA tournament projection as of March 17, 2019

As we head into the final day of Championship week, there are just six automatic bids left to be handed out, and there are no bid thieves lurking in any of those six leagues. Bubble teams spent the bulk of ...

Bracketology: NCAA tournament projection as of March 16, 2019

Friday proved to be another wild day on the hardwood, which sets the stage for a busy Saturday that will feature 14 Championship games. Here’s an updated look at potential bid thieves heading into the season’s final two days. American ...

Bracketology: NCAA tournament projection as of March 15, 2019

After focusing on key bubble games the last couple days, let’s check back in on the potential bid thieves still out there at this stage of Championship Week. American – The team to keep an eye on here is Memphis, in ...

Bracketology: NCAA tournament projection as of March 14, 2019

Only one automatic bid was handed out on Wednesday, as Colgate followed up its regular season Patriot League crown by winning the conference tournament as well. No more auto-bids will be awarded until Saturday, when 14 conference championship games will ...

Bracketology: NCAA tournament projection as of March 13, 2019

Five more automatic bids were handed out on Tuesday night, none more shocking than the one Saint Mary’s earned by beating Gonzaga by double digits to steal a bid from the at-large field. The Gaels executed their game plan to ...

Bracketology: NCAA tournament projection as of March 12, 2019

Championship Week is in full swing with six automatic bids already handed out. Bubble teams were able to exhale when Wofford took care of UNC Greensboro to finish a perfect season in the SoCon, but Belmont’s loss on Saturday and ...

Bracketology: NCAA tournament projection as of March 5, 2019

Conference Tournament action officially got underway on Monday with the Atlantic Sun starting things off. There weren’t any major upsets on night one, but improbable championship week runs are always fun to watch. That is, of course, unless you root ...