12/29 Men's Basketball Bracketology Breakdown

George Washington Men's College Basketball

Last Eight In: Notre Dame, Minnesota, Illinois, Stanford, Dayton, Virginia, Saint Mary’s, Florida State

First Eight Out: George Washington, Texas, Indiana, Utah State, Butler, Marquette, Maryland, BYU

Now it is time to begin finding out who is for real. Most leagues begin conference play this week and all of those squads that boast surprisingly good records, but have yet to be seriously tested, are now playing for their tournament lives. The likes of Cincinnati, George Washington, Pittsburgh, Oklahoma, Texas, Illinois, Minnesota, Utah, UCLA, Missouri, Arkansas and LSU still have a lot to prove and it all starts right now.


See The Men's Basketball Projected NCAA Tournament Bracket


ACC: Duke, Florida State, North Carolina, Notre Dame, Pittsburgh, Syracuse, Virginia

American: Cincinnati, Connecticut, Louisville, Memphis

Big East: Creighton, Georgetown, Villanova

Big 12: Baylor, Iowa State, Kansas, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State

Big Ten: Illinois, Iowa, Michigan, Michigan State, Minnesota, Ohio State, Wisconsin

Pac-12: Arizona, Arizona State, Colorado, Oregon, Stanford, UCLA

SEC: Florida, Kentucky, LSU, Mississippi State, Missouri

A-10: Dayton, Massachusetts, Saint Louis, VCU

CAA: Drexel

C-USA: Southern Miss

Horizon: Milwaukee

MAC: Toledo

MVC: Wichita State

MWC: Boise State, New Mexico, San Diego State

WAC: New Mexico State

WCC: Gonzaga, Saint Mary’s

America East: Stony Brook

A-Sun: USC-Upstate

Big Sky: Eastern Washington

Big South: Charleston Southern

Big West: UC Irvine

Ivy League: Harvard

MAAC: Manhattan

MEAC: Norfolk State

NEC: Robert Morris

OVC: Belmont

Patriot: Lehigh

Southern: Davidson

Southland: Northwestern State

Summit: North Dakota State

Sun Belt: Arkansas-Little Rock

SWAC: Southern


See The Men's Basketball Projected NCAA Tournament Bracket