Final 2015-2016 NCAA Basketball Bracketology


Bracketology – 2016 NCAA Tournament Predictions

For all current bracketology projections : DRatings Bracketology.

* denotes that the team gets an automatic bid due to winning their conference in the regular season.

Seed Team Conf Record Actual SOS (Rank)
1 Seeds
Kansas
B12*
30-4
NCAA – 1
2.395 (7)
Virginia
ACC
26-7
NCAA – 1
2.526 (2)
North Carolina
ACC*
28-6
NCAA – 1
2.203 (14)
Villanova
BE
29-5
NCAA – 2
2.042 (21)
2 Seeds
Oklahoma
B12
25-7
NCAA – 2
2.503 (3)
Michigan St
B10*
29-5
NCAA – 2
1.517 (59)
Oregon
P12*
28-6
NCAA – 1
1.873 (37)
West Virginia
B12
26-8
NCAA – 3
2.436 (5)
3 Seeds
Xavier
BE
27-5
NCAA – 2
1.901 (34)
Miami FL
ACC
25-7
NCAA – 3
2.309 (11)
Kentucky
SEC*
26-8
NCAA – 4
1.919 (31)
Indiana
B10
25-7
NCAA – 5
1.253 (70)
4 Seeds
Utah
P12
26-8
NCAA – 3
1.914 (32)
Seton Hall
BE*
25-8
NCAA – 6
1.735 (43)
Texas A&M
SEC
26-8
NCAA – 3
1.773 (39)
Duke
ACC
23-10
NCAA – 4
2.323 (9)
5 Seeds
Purdue
B10
26-8
NCAA – 5
1.588 (51)
Iowa St
B12
21-11
NCAA – 4
2.456 (4)
California
P12
23-10
NCAA – 4
1.938 (29)
Arizona
P12
25-8
NCAA – 6
1.564 (56)
6 Seeds
Iowa
B10
21-9
NCAA – 7
1.740 (42)
Texas
B12
20-12
NCAA – 6
2.767 (1)
Baylor
B12
22-11
NCAA – 5
2.154 (16)
Maryland
B10
25-8
NCAA – 5
1.467 (62)
7 Seeds
Providence
BE
23-10
NCAA – 9
1.689 (47)
Notre Dame
ACC
21-11
NCAA – 6
1.999 (23)
Butler
BE
21-10
NCAA – 9
1.580 (52)
Connecticut
AAC*
24-10
NCAA – 9
1.174 (72)
8 Seeds
St Joseph’s PA
A10*
27-7
NCAA – 8
1.033 (81)
Wisconsin
B10
20-12
NCAA – 7
1.957 (26)
Wichita St
MVC
24-8
NCAA – 11
0.356 (107)
Dayton
A10
25-7
NCAA – 7
1.138 (75)
9 Seeds
Gonzaga
WCC*
26-7
NCAA – 11
0.354 (108)
Colorado
P12
22-11
NCAA – 8
1.567 (55)
Cincinnati
AAC
22-10
NCAA – 9
1.069 (79)
Texas Tech
B12
19-12
NCAA – 8
2.422 (6)
10 Seeds
Pittsburgh
ACC
21-11
NCAA – 10
1.611 (50)
Vanderbilt
SEC
19-13
NCAA – 11
1.899 (35)
VA Commonwealth
A10
24-10
NCAA – 10
0.932 (86)
Michigan
B10
22-12
NCAA – 11
1.451 (65)
11 Seeds
St Mary’s CA
WCC
27-5
NIT – 2
-0.22 (151)
South Carolina
SEC#
24-8
NIT – 1
1.024 (83)
USC
P12#
21-12
NCAA – 8
1.811 (38)
Oregon St
P12#
19-12
NCAA – 7
2.014 (22)
San Diego St
MWC#
25-9
NIT – 2
0.467 (105)
UNC Wilmington
CAA*
25-7
NIT – 2
-0.09 (140)
12 Seeds
Hawaii
BWC*
27-5
NCAA – 13
-0.80 (225)
Yale
Ivy*
22-6
NCAA – 12
-0.58 (199)
Ark Little Rock
SBC*
29-4
NCAA – 12
-0.94 (242)
Northern Iowa
MVC*
22-12
NCAA – 11
0.519 (102)
13 Seeds
S Dakota St
SL*
26-7
NCAA – 12
-0.39 (166)
Fresno St
MWC*
25-9
NCAA – 14
-0.06 (139)
Iona
MAAC*
22-10
NCAA – 13
-0.27 (157)
SF Austin
SLC*
27-5
NCAA – 14
-1.86 (333)
14 Seeds
Chattanooga
SC*
29-5
NCAA – 12
-0.80 (226)
Stony Brook
AEC*
26-6
NCAA – 13
-1.29 (278)
Buffalo
MAC*
20-14
NCAA – 14
0.189 (120)
MTSU
CUSA*
24-9
NCAA – 15
-0.67 (210)
15 Seeds
WI Green Bay
HL*
23-12
NCAA – 14
-0.46 (179)
UNC Asheville
BSo*
22-11
NCAA – 15
-0.98 (248)
CS Bakersfield
WAC*
24-8
NCAA – 15
-1.81 (332)
Weber St
BSC*
25-8
NCAA – 15
-1.55 (316)
16 Seeds
FL Gulf Coast
ASC*
20-13
NCAA – 16
-1.50 (307)
Austin Peay
OVC*
18-17
NCAA – 16
-0.93 (240)
Hampton
MEAC*#
21-10
NCAA – 16
-1.91 (337)
Southern Univ
SWAC*#
22-12
NCAA – 16
-2.15 (346)
F Dickinson
NEC*#
18-14
NCAA – 16
-1.67 (325)
Holy Cross
PL*#
14-19
NCAA – 16
-1.21 (271)

Bracketology – 2016 NIT Tournament Predictions

* denotes that the team gets an automatic bid due to winning their conference in the regular season.

Seed Team Conf Record Actual SOS (Rank)
1 Seeds
Temple
AAC*
21-11
NCAA – 10
1.312 (69)
St Bonaventure
A10
22-8
NIT – 1
0.630 (98)
G Washington
A10
23-10
NIT – 4
0.857 (90)
Syracuse
ACC
19-13
NCAA – 10
1.952 (27)
2 Seeds
Florida
SEC
19-14
NIT – 2
2.126 (19)
Tulsa
AAC
20-11
NCAA – 11
1.154 (74)
Valparaiso
HL*
26-6
NIT – 1
-0.42 (170)
Houston
AAC
22-9
NIT – 5
0.267 (114)
3 Seeds
Florida St
ACC
19-13
NIT – 4
1.757 (40)
Creighton
BE
18-14
NIT – 4
1.511 (61)
Georgia Tech
ACC
19-14
NIT – 4
2.150 (17)
Virginia Tech
ACC
19-14
NIT – 3
1.616 (49)
4 Seeds
Hofstra
CAA*
24-9
NIT – 6
0.295 (110)
Georgia
SEC
19-13
NIT – 3
1.903 (33)
Washington
P12
18-14
NIT – 3
1.939 (28)
Clemson
ACC
17-14
Out
1.462 (63)
5 Seeds
LSU
SEC
19-14
Out
1.537 (57)
Ohio St
B10
19-13
NIT – 3
1.408 (67)
BYU
WCC
23-10
NIT – 2
0.072 (127)
Princeton
Ivy
22-6
NIT – 6
-0.51 (190)
6 Seeds
Mississippi
SEC
20-12
Out
1.052 (80)
Monmouth NJ
MAAC*
27-7
NIT – 1
-0.25 (155)
Akron
MAC*
26-8
Out
-0.24 (153)
UAB
CUSA*
26-6
NIT – 7
-0.97 (246)
7 Seeds
IPFW
SL*
24-9
NIT – 7
-0.43 (172)
New Mexico St
WAC*
23-10
NIT – 7
-1.20 (269)
Belmont
OVC*
20-10
NIT – 6
-0.60 (202)
High Point
BSo*
21-10
NIT – 8
-1.26 (275)
8 Seeds
North Florida
ASC*
22-11
NIT – 7
-1.37 (296)
Bucknell
PL*
17-13
NIT – 8
-1.23 (273)
TX Southern
SWAC*
18-14
NIT – 8
-1.37 (294)
Wagner
NEC*
22-10
NIT – 8
-2.13 (345)