2011 NCAA Tournament Projections

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This season’s NCAA tournament has expanded to 68 teams, making it the biggest in history. The new selection procedures are therefore very important to state:

  • 31 conferences receive automatic bids to the NCAA Tournament

  • The remainder of the bids will be filled by 37 at large teams

  • The lowest four rated conference champions will compete for two 16 seeds

  • The lowest four rated at-large teams will compete for two seeds, likely in the 10-12 range

So essentially, the little league conference champions won’t be singled out for the ‘play-in’ games, allowing the last few at large teams to earn a play in bid as well.

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New Orleans Bracket

Seed - Team - Entry - Regional

1 - Ohio State - Big Ten Champions - Cleveland

2 - Connecticut - Big East At Large - Washington DC

3 -Tennessee - SEC At Large - Tampa Bay

4 - West Virginia - Big East At Large - Denver

5 - Florida - SEC at Large - Denver

6 - arizona - Pac Ten Champions - Tampa

7 - Utah State - WAC Champions - Washington DC

8 - Memphis - Conference USA Champions - Cleveland

9 - Cincinnati - Big East At Large - Cleveland

10 - Harvard - Ivy League Champions - Washington DC

11 - Oakland - Summit League Champions - Tampa Bay

12 - Playoff between Michigan State (Big 10) & Kansas State (Big XII) - Denver

13 - Princeton - Ivy League At-Large - Denver

14 - Vermont - America East Champions - Tampa Bay

15 - McNeese State - Southland Champions - Washington DC

16 - Playoff between Long Beach St (Big West Champ) & Jackson St (SWAC Champ) - Cleveland

 

Anaheim Bracket

Seed - Team - Entry - Regional

1 -San Diego State - Mountain West Champions - Washington DC

2 - Kansas - Big XII At Large - Tulsa

3 - Kentucky - SEC Champions - Tampa Bay

4 - Villanova - Big East At Large - Denver

5 - Minnesota - Big Ten At Large -Denver

6 - Louisville - Big East At Large - Tampa

7 - 7 Missouri - Big XII At Large - Tulsa

8 - George Mason - Colonial Champions - Washington DC

9 - Temple - Atlantic - Ten At Large - Washington DC

10 - Wichita State - Missouri Valley At Large - Tulsa

11 - Florida State - ACC At Large- Tampa

12 - Playoff between Butler (Horizon) & UCLA (Pac Ten)- Denver

13 - VCU - Colonial At Large - Denver

14 - Portland - WCC At Large - Tampa

15 - Florida - Atlantic Sun Belt Champions - Tulsa

16 - Montana - Big Sky Champions - Washington DC

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San Antonio Bracket

Seed - Team - Entry - Regional

1 - Texas - Big XII Champions - Tulsa

2 - Duke - ACC Champions - Charlotte

3 - Georgetown - Big East At Large - Tucson

4 - Purdue - Big Ten At Large - Chicago

5 - Xavier - Atlantic Ten Champions - Chicago

6 - Washington - Pac Ten At Large - Tuscon

7 - Vanderbilt - SEC At Large - Charlotte

8 - UNLV - MWC At Large - Tulsa

9 - St. Mary’s - WCC Champions - Tulsa

10 - UAB - Conference USA At Large - Charlotte

11 - Valparaiso - Horizon At Large - Tucson

12 - Coastal Carolina - Big South At Large - Chicago

13 - Wichita State Missouri - Valley Champions - Chicago

14 - New Mexico - MWC At Large - Tucson

15 - Long Island - Northeast Champions - Charlotte

16 - Playoff between Hampton (MEAC Champ) & Wofford (Southern Champ) - Tulsa


 

Newark Bracket

Seed - Team - Entry - Regional

1 - Pittsburgh - Big East Champions - Charlotte

2 - Brigham Young - Mountain West At Large - Cleveland

3 - Notre Dame - Big East At Large - Chicago

4 - North Carolina - ACC At Large - Tuscon

5 - Texas A&M - Big XII At Large - Tuscon

6 - Wisconsin - Big Ten At Large - Chicago

7 - Cleveland State - Horizon Champions - Cleveland

8 - Old Dominion - Colonial At Large - Charlotte

9 - Illinois - Big Ten At Large - Charlotte

10 - Georgia - SEC At Large - Cleveland

11 - Kent State - MAC Champions - Chicago

12 - Belmont - Atlantic Sun Champions - Tuscon

13 - UTEP - Conference USA At Large - Tuscon

14 - Bucknell - Patriots Champions - Chicago

15 - Fairfield - MAAC Champions - Cleveland

16 - Murray State - Ohio Valley Champions - Charlotte

 

 

Matt Baxendell
CollegeSports-fans.com Staff Writer & 2011 NCAA Tournament Projections
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