Bracketology 1/16/18

Here’s a quick mid-week bracketology update.  After yet another chaotic Saturday – highlighted, of course, by Michigan beating Michigan State in East Lansing – there’s quite a bit of movement in the field.  Moves up or down are in parentheses after the team’s name.  Enjoy.

In since last time: Florida Gulf Coast, North Carolina Central, Jackson State, Providence, Houston, Marquette

Out since last time: Lipscomb, Morgan State, Texas Southern, Washington, Baylor, San Diego State

1s – Villanova, Duke, Virginia, Purdue (+1)

2s – Kansas, Oklahoma (+1), North Carolina, West Virginia (-1)

3s – Michigan State (-1), Texas Tech (+2), Wichita State, Xavier

4s – Arizona (-1), Kentucky, Arizona State, Gonzaga

5s – Seton Hall, Tennessee, Arkansas (+1), Clemson (+1)

6s – Cincinnati, Florida (-2), Ohio State (+1), Michigan (+1)

7s – TCU (-2), Miami (-1), Rhode Island (+1), Auburn (+2)

8s – Creighton (-1), Texas A & M (-1), Butler (-1), Notre Dame

9s – Nevada, Saint Mary’s (+1), Florida State (-1), Missouri

10s – Syracuse (-1), Alabama, Louisville (+1), Marquette (new)

11s – Providence (new), Texas (-1), UCLA (-1), North Carolina State, Houston (new), USC

12s – New Mexico State, Buffalo, Middle Tennessee, Belmont

13s – Missouri State, South Dakota State, Vermont, Louisiana

14s – East Tennessee State, Stephen F. Austin, Wright State (+1), Montana (+1)

15s – Radford, Florida Gulf Coast (new), William & Mary (-1), UC Davis

16s – Bucknell, Penn, Rider, Wagner, North Carolina Central (new), Jackson State (new)

LAST FOUR IN – UCLA, North Carolina State, Houston, USC

FIRST FOUR OUT – SMU (+1), Washington, Baylor, San Diego State

NEXT FOUR OUT – Saint Bonaventure (-1), LSU (-1), Maryland, Minnesota (+1)

THIRD FOUR OUT – Boise State, Colorado (+2), Western Kentucky (+4), Georgia

So, that will do it for today.  As always, if you want to rip me because I have your team too low or want to discuss anything else related to bracketology, feel free to do so in the comments.  And as always, remember to check out the Bracket Matrix, a must for those of us who are obsessed with this stuff.  

About Mike B.

Avid sports fan, particularly of the Detroit Lions, Pistons, and Tigers, and University of Michigan.
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  1. Pingback: Bracketology: The Chaos Continues | The Mind of Mike Broman

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