2020 NCAA TOURNAMENT SEEDING PROJECTIONS

March 8, 2020
Nick Elam, Ph.D. (2018 Bracket Matrix Co-Champion)

ALL CAPS: PROJECTED CONFERENCE CHAMPION
*First Four Participant

1
KANSAS (BIG 12)
Baylor
GONZAGA (WEST COAST)
DAYTON (ATLANTIC 10)

2
San Diego State
FLORIDA STATE (ACC)
SETON HALL (BIG EAST)
Villanova

3
Maryland
KENTUCKY (SEC)
Duke
Creighton

4
Louisville
MICHIGAN STATE (BIG TEN)
OREGON (PAC-12)
Ohio State

5
Wisconsin
Penn State
Butler
Byu

6
Auburn
West Virginia
Iowa
Colorado

7
Arizona
Michigan
Illinois
Virginia

8
HOUSTON (AMERICAN)
Lsu
Saint Mary’s
Marquette

9
Florida
Texas Tech
Providence
Oklahoma

10
Usc
Arizona State
Indiana
Xavier

11
UTAH STATE (MOUNTAIN WEST)
Rutgers
Stanford*
Wichita State*
Ucla*
Richmond*

12
EAST TENNESSEE STATE (SOUTHERN)
YALE (IVY)
STEPHEN F. AUSTIN (SOUTHLAND)
LIBERTY (ATLANTIC SUN)

13
VERMONT (AMERICA EAST)
AKRON (MAC)
BRADLEY (MISSOURI VALLEY)
NORTH TEXAS (CONFERENCE USA)

14
NEW MEXICO STATE (WAC)
BELMONT (OHIO VALLEY)
HOFSTRA (COLONIAL)
COLGATE (PATRIOT)

15
UC IRVINE (BIG WEST)
WRIGHT STATE (HORIZON)
ARKANSAS-LITTLE ROCK (SUN BELT)
NORTH DAKOTA STATE (SUMMIT)

16
EASTERN WASHINGTON (BIG SKY)
WINTHROP (BIG SOUTH)
SAINT FRANCIS* (NORTHEAST)
PRAIRIE VIEW A&M* (SWAC)
SIENA* (METRO ATLANTIC)
NORTH CAROLINA CENTRAL* (MID-EASTERN)