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We are solely two months away from school basketball’s Selection Sunday, which implies it is time to check out this week’s up to date males’s NCAA Tournament projections from FOX Sports bracket forecaster Mike DeCourcy.
Following Arizona‘s surprising 74-61 loss to unranked Washington State this previous weekend, the Wildcats fell from DeCourcy’s No. 1-seed line, making room for Dan Hurley’s UConn Huskies to assert one of many prime seeds, together with Alabama, Purdue and Kansas.
The Wildcats fell to a No. 2 seed in DeCourcy’s projections, becoming a member of UCLA, Tennessee and Houston.
Following a highway win over then-No. 19 Baylor and a house victory over Oklahoma State, the Kansas State Wildcats moved onto the 3-line. Jerome Tang’s squad has now received 9 video games in a row and are off to an ideal 4-0 begin in Big 12 play. Meanwhile, the Xavier Musketeers additionally discover themselves on the 3-line following their very own nine-game successful streak. They be a part of Gonzaga and Texas as No. 3 seeds.
Iowa State, Virginia, Miami (FL) and Arkansas make up the No. 4 seeds in DeCourcy’s newest bracket forecast.
When it involves convention illustration, the ACC leads the best way with 9 bids, adopted by eight from the Big Ten. The SEC and Big 12 every have seven groups represented, whereas the Pac-12 and Big East have 4 groups. The Mountain West, WCC and American every have three groups.
Looking at groups on the bubble, DeCourcy has Kentucky, Utah, Wake Forest and Virginia Tech because the final 4 groups in, with Maryland, Creighton, Iowa and Oklahoma on the surface trying in.
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