Bracketology: Kansas No. 1 overall seed in final bracket projection after coronavirus cancels NCAA Tournament

This week has been among the most surreal of my life. It has been like watching an avalanche in slow motion. In the span of 48 hours, we went from everything being a full go, to playing the NCAA Tournament in empty arenas, to most of conference tournaments being cancelled Read more

Bracketology Bubble Watch: UCLA, NC State, Texas, Texas Tech, Rutgers look to pick up crucial victories

We had an even split on Wednesday. Two teams won games that keep them alive, one of which off the bubble. For two others, Selection Sunday will be a nervy day.  Bracketology Xavier and Stanford each lost to the No. 10 seeds in their conference tournaments. For Xavier, it’s just Read more

Bracketology Bubble Watch: Indiana, NC State, Stanford, Xavier play important games in conference tournaments

It has been a quiet couple of days for the bubble. However, conference tournaments are starting in most the major conferences today and that means a few of the bubble teams are in action. In these early round games, that usually means avoiding disaster and Wednesday is no exception. Bracketology Read more

Bracketology Bubble Watch: UCLA, Indiana, Purdue and Texas need to pick up victories Saturday

We lost Northern Iowa from the bracket and the bubble on Friday after a 77-58 loss to Drake in the quarterfinals of the Missouri Valley Conference Tournament  The Panthers, the MVC regular-season champion became the first team to automatically qualify for the NIT, which takes the regular-season champion from each Read more

Bracketology: Wichita State falls out after loss to Memphis and raises possibility of bid-stealer out of AAC

The American Athletic Conference threw the bracket a haymaker again yesterday.  Losses by Houston and Wichita State have changed the bottom of the bracket. Bracketology Houston’s 77-71 loss to UConn put Tulsa in first place by itself in the AAC and into the bracket representing the league’s automatic qualifier. The Read more