NCAA Tournament Bracket Forecast: Top seeds unchanged

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The most recent males’s NCAA Tournament projections from FOX Sports activities bracket forecaster Mike DeCourcy are right here, and the highest 4 groups from projections earlier this week — UConn, Purdue, Arizona and Kansas — have not been knocked out of their locations. 

The identical is true for projected two-seeds Alabama, Gonzaga, Tennessee and Houston. Elsewhere within the bracket, nonetheless, Virginia moved up from a No. 4 seed to a No. 3 seed, leaping forward of Arkansas after the Razorbacks misplaced to LSU, 60-57, on Wednesday.

The Huge Ten nonetheless leads all conferences with 9 groups projected to punch their ticket to the event, adopted by the Huge 12 (eight), SEC (seven), ACC (six) and Pac-12 (4). The Huge West entered the fray with UC Santa Barbara projected to be a 15-seed. UCSB is 10-2 to start out the season.

DeCourcy initiatives the final 4 groups in might be LSU, Wake Forest, Utah State and the Utah Utes, and first 4 out might be Creighton, UNLV, Texas Tech and Windfall. The following 4 out are USC, Pitt, OSU and NC State.

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