Day 2 of Bracket Week is over. The major conferences start their tournaments en masse on Wednesday. Selection Sunday is only a few days away. We continue the daily series on the projected tournament field, with seeds included:
1: Florida, Wichita State, Arizona, Villanova
2: Kansas, Wisconsin, Michigan, Syracuse
3: Duke, Virginia, San Diego State, Creighton
4: Iowa State, North Carolina, Cincinnati, Louisville
5: Michigan State, Oklahoma, Saint Louis, Ohio State
6: Connecticut, Texas, Virginia Commonwealth, UCLA
7: New Mexico, Memphis, Kentucky, Massachusetts
8: Oregon, George Washington, Kansas State, Gonzaga
9: Arizona State, Baylor, Oklahoma State, SMU
10: Iowa, Colorado, Saint Joseph’s, Stanford
11: Xavier, Pittsburgh, Nebraska, Dayton
12: Arkansas, Tennessee, Summit champ, Harvard, Conference USA champ, Brigham Young
13: Delaware, Iona, Mid-American champ, Southland champ
14: Mercer, Big West champ, Boston U., Georgia State
15: Milwaukee, Mid-Eastern champ, Eastern Kentucky, Coastal Carolina.
16: America East champ, Mount St. Mary’s, Big Sky champ, Wofford, SWAC champ, WAC champ
Moving in Tuesday: Milwaukee, Mount St. Mary’s, Gonzaga, Summit champ.
Moving up Tuesday: Gonzaga.
Moving down Tuesday: BYU.
Last four in: BYU, Arkansas, Tennessee, Dayton
First four out: Providence, Minnesota, California, St. John’s
Wednesday’s key games: American vs. Boston U. (Patriot League title game), Oregon vs. Oregon State (Pac-12 first round).
Multi-team conferences: Big 12 7, Big Ten 6, Atlantic 10 6, Pac-12 6, ACC 5, American 5, SEC 4, Big East 3, Mountain West 2, West Coast 2.
Single-team conferences: America East, Atlantic Sun, Big Sky, Big South, Big West, Colonial, Conference USA, Horizon, Ivy, Metro Atlantic, Mid-American, Mid-Eastern, Missouri Valley, Northeast, Ohio Valley, Patriot, Southern, Southland, SWAC, Summit, Sun Belt, WAC.