Bracketology Archive

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 –┬áThe 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 ...

Bracketology: NCAA tournament projection as of February 26, 2019

I’m not terribly interested in the tired argument of whether this year’s bubble is the worst we’ve ever seen, but there is an argument to be made that it’s one of the most shallow. As usual, I listed my first ...

Bracketology: NCAA tournament projection as of February 19, 2019

With just under four weeks remaining until Selection Sunday, this week’s projections presented a couple scenarios that may occur during Championship Week. Different bracketologists will use different methods to select the recipients of the automatic bids from smaller conferences, but ...

Bracketology: NCAA tournament projection as of February 12, 2019

The NCAA Selection Committee revealed its Top 16 overall seeds on Saturday afternoon, and ultimately there were few real surprises. In the projections I tweeted out Saturday morning, I matched all the teams on the top three seed lines, and ...

Bracketology: NCAA tournament projection as of February 5, 2019

With less than six weeks until Selection Sunday, it’s a good time to take stock of the teams from outside of the major conferences who have a chance to find themselves in the at-large discussion should they come up short ...

Bracketology: NCAA tournament projection as of January 29, 2019

Each year there is a team or two that gets off to a strong start only to take on a number of losses once conference play begins, subsequently forcing everyone to question whether they will still make the NCAA tournament. ...