2021 NCAA TOURNAMENT SEEDING PROJECTIONS

March 14, 2021 (FINAL)
Nick Elam, Ph.D. (2018 Bracket Matrix Co-Champion; 2021 Bracket Matrix T-34th out of 203 entries)

ALL CAPS: CONFERENCE CHAMPION
*First Four Participant

1
GONZAGA (WEST COAST)
Baylor
ILLINOIS (BIG TEN)
Michigan

2
Ohio State
ALABAMA (SEC)
HOUSTON (AMERICAN)
Iowa

3
Kansas
Arkansas
TEXAS (BIG 12)
Oklahoma State

4
West Virginia
Florida State
Virginia
Purdue

5
Villanova
Tennessee
Creighton
Texas Tech

6
Usc
Colorado
Lsu
Byu

7
Oklahoma
Wisconsin
SAN DIEGO STATE (MOUNTAIN WEST)
Oregon

8
Missouri
Florida
Clemson
LOYOLA-CHICAGO (MISSOURI VALLEY)

9
Connecticut
GEORGIA TECH (ACC)
North Carolina
Virginia Tech

10
Rutgers
SAINT BONAVENTURE (ATLANTIC 10)
Maryland
Vcu

11
Michigan State
Ucla
Louisville*
Syracuse*
Drake*
Utah State*

12
GEORGETOWN (BIG EAST)
UC SANTA BARBARA (BIG WEST)
OREGON STATE (PAC 12)
WINTHROP (BIG SOUTH)

13
NORTH TEXAS (CONFERENCE USA)
OHIO (MID-AMERICAN)
COLGATE (PATRIOT)
UNC GREENSBORO (SOUTHERN)

14
LIBERTY (ATLANTIC SUN)
EASTERN WASHINGTON (BIG SKY)
ABILENE CHRISTIAN (SOUTHLAND)
MOREHEAD STATE (OHIO VALLEY)

15
CLEVELAND STATE (HORIZON)
GRAND CANYON (WAC)
DREXEL (COLONIAL)
ORAL ROBERTS (SUMMIT)

16
IONA (METRO ATLANTIC)
HARTFORD (AMERICA EAST)
APPALACHIAN STATE* (SUN BELT)
MOUNT SAINT MARY’S* (NORTHEAST)
TEXAS SOUTHERN* (SWAC)
NORFOLK STATE* (MID-EASTERN)