Bracketology

By CBS College Hoops expert Jerry Palm on NCAA March Madness Bracket Projections

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Bracket Predictions UpdatedNov 02, 6:33pm

First Four

First Round

South

Omaha

 

Brooklyn

 

Pittsburgh

 

Memphis

 

East

Charlotte

 

Spokane

 

Pittsburgh

 

Brooklyn

 

West

Indianapolis

 

Spokane

 

Salt Lake

 

Memphis

 

Midwest

Indianapolis

 

Salt Lake

 

Charlotte

 

Omaha

 

Bracketology Expert

Jerry Palm

Jerry Palm is CBS Sports' bracketology and College Football Playoff expert. he started writing about sports on the internet right after Al Gore invented it. Jerry was the first to bring the RPI out in the... Full Bio

Last 4 In

Team Net
Xavier(3-2) 22
Miss. St.(5-0) 48
Ohio St.(3-1) 52
Iowa St.(5-0) 20

First 4 Out

Team Net
Providence(4-1) 55
Oregon(4-0) 47
Rutgers(4-1) 40
New Mexico(4-1) 53
Team Bracket Index UpdatedNov 02, 6:33pm

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Seed Team Conf Net* Quad 1* Quad 2* Quad 3* Quad 4* Sos* Nc Sos* Next Game
1 E Duke(4-1) ACC 16 5-6 7-2 4-0 10-0 57 70 Nov 24, 6:00pm ET
M Purdue(6-0) Big 10 5 9-4 9-1 5-0 5-0 21 79 Nov 28, 8:30pm ET
S Kansas(5-1) Big 12 9 17-7 4-0 3-0 3-0 1 16 Nov 28, 8:00pm ET
W Michigan St.(3-3) Big 10 33 5-9 7-2 3-1 4-0 7 37 Nov 28, 6:30pm ET
2 E UConn(5-0) Big East 8 6-6 6-1 5-1 8-0 42 92 Nov 24, 2:00pm ET
M Marquette(5-1) Big East 12 7-5 6-0 7-1 8-0 45 151 Nov 28, 9:00pm ET
S Tennessee(4-2) SEC 4 7-7 3-3 6-0 7-0 32 46 Nov 29, 7:15pm ET
W Houston(6-0) BIG12 1 7-1 8-0 7-1 9-0 96 74 Nov 24, 4:00pm ET
3 E Arkansas(4-2) SEC 21 4-10 4-2 10-1 2-0 17 99 Nov 24, 1:00pm ET
M Miami(5-0) ACC 35 5-5 6-0 7-1 7-1 81 175 Nov 28, 7:30pm ET
S Creighton(5-1) Big East 17 3-8 6-3 6-1 6-0 25 21 Nov 30, 9:00pm ET
W Arizona(6-0) Pac-12 10 9-2 7-4 5-0 7-0 46 58 Dec 02, 3:00pm ET
4 E USC(4-1) Pac-12 50 3-6 7-2 6-1 6-1 63 146 Nov 24, 3:30pm ET
M Texas A&M(5-0) SEC 18 7-5 5-1 6-0 7-2 56 250 Nov 24, 11:00am ET
S FAU(3-1) AAC 13 2-1 4-2 11-0 12-0 152 294 Nov 24, 11:00am ET
W Gonzaga(4-1) WCC 6 6-4 5-0 8-1 8-0 54 9 Nov 28, 9:00pm ET
5 E San Diego St.(4-1) MWC 14 5-5 6-1 13-0 2-0 47 22 Nov 25, 7:00pm ET
M Texas(4-1) Big 12 7 14-8 4-0 1-0 7-0 6 124 Nov 26, 3:00pm ET
S N. Carolina(4-1) ACC 46 1-9 6-4 7-0 6-0 49 18 Nov 24, 1:00pm ET
W Baylor(5-0) Big 12 15 11-10 4-0 0-0 7-0 2 42 Nov 24, 5:30pm ET
6 E Villanova(5-1) Big East 76 2-11 3-3 6-2 6-0 40 105 Nov 24, 3:30pm ET
M Illinois(4-1) Big 10 34 2-11 7-1 4-0 7-0 31 115 Nov 24, 9:00pm ET
S Kentucky(4-1) SEC 25 6-7 6-1 3-2 6-1 24 69 Nov 24, 7:00pm ET
W Saint Mary's(2-3) WCC 11 2-3 7-2 11-2 5-0 77 84 Nov 24, 4:00pm ET
7 E UCLA(4-2) Pac-12 3 8-5 9-0 5-0 7-0 44 113 Nov 30, 11:00pm ET
M Colorado(4-1) Pac-12 69 3-7 4-4 6-3 4-2 48 89 Nov 26, 2:00pm ET
S Maryland(2-3) Big 10 31 3-10 6-2 3-0 9-0 36 159 Nov 25, 7:00pm ET
W Alabama(4-0) SEC 2 12-5 6-0 7-0 3-0 10 5 Nov 24, 7:00pm ET
8 E Wisconsin(4-2) Big 10 80 5-7 6-6 1-1 5-0 13 71 Nov 27, 7:00pm ET
M St. John's(3-2) Big East 98 1-10 1-3 6-2 10-0 68 319 Nov 25, 7:00pm ET
S Auburn(4-1) SEC 32 3-10 6-1 8-1 3-0 18 82 Nov 29, 9:15pm ET
W Virginia(5-1) ACC 26 5-5 6-1 5-1 9-0 71 39 Nov 29, 7:15pm ET
9 E Missouri(4-2) SEC 42 6-9 4-0 6-0 8-0 35 210 Nov 25, 12:00pm ET
M Memphis(5-0) AAC 29 3-4 9-3 7-1 6-0 73 34 Nov 24, 3:30pm ET
S Northwestern(4-1) Big 10 41 7-6 4-5