12/29 Women's Basketball Bracketology Breakdown

North Carolina State Women's College Basketball

Last Eight In: Utah, DePaul, Marquette, Texas, North Carolina State, BYU, Saint Mary’s, Arkansas

First Eight Out: Georgia Tech, Michigan State, Florida, Indiana, San Diego, Virginia Tech, Seton Hall, Middle Tennessee State

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 Indiana, Arkansas, Arizona State, Mississippi State and North Carolina State still have a lot to prove and it all starts right now.


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ACC: Duke, Florida State, Maryland, North Carolina, North Carolina State, Notre Dame, Syracuse

American: Connecticut, Louisville

Big East: DePaul, Marquette, Villanova

Big 12: Baylor, Iowa State, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, Texas, West Virginia

Big Ten: Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, Penn State, Purdue

Pac-12: Arizona State, California, Colorado, Stanford, UCLA, Utah

SEC: Arkansas, Georgia, Kentucky, LSU, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas A&M, Vanderbilt

A-10: Saint Joseph’s

CAA: Delaware


Horizon: Green Bay

MAC: Toledo

MVC: Wichita State

MWC: Fresno State

WAC: Seattle

WCC: BYU, Gonzaga, Saint Mary’s

America East: Albany

A-Sun: Florida Gulf Coast

Big Sky: Montana

Big South: Liberty

Big West: Cal Poly

Ivy League: Princeton

MAAC: Marist

MEAC: Hampton

NEC: St. Francis Brooklyn

OVC: Tennessee-Martin

Patriot: Holy Cross

Southern: Chattanooga

Southland: McNeese State

Summit: South Dakota State

Sun Belt: Western Kentucky

SWAC: Prairie View A&M


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