* Note: This is our pre-selection prediction of what the bracket will look like.

Region 1

1
Kansas
16
North Carolina Central / New Orleans NCCU / NEW
8
Oklahoma St.
9
Virginia Tech
4
UCLA
13
Monmouth
5
Saint Mary's (CA)
12
Georgetown / Houston GTWN / HOU
6
Wisconsin
11
Texas Arlington
3
Kentucky
14
Bucknell
7
Iowa St.
10
Middle Tennessee
2
Butler
15
Florida Gulf Coast

Region 2

1
North Carolina
16
Mount St. Mary's
8
Southern California
9
Arkansas
4
Minnesota
13
Vermont
5
Purdue
12
Dayton
6
West Virginia
11
Seton Hall
3
Florida St.
14
Princeton
7
South Carolina
10
Virginia Commonwealth
2
Florida
15
North Dakota St.

Region 3

Villanova
1
Texas Southern / UC Irvine TXSO / UCI
16
Illinois St.
8
Northwestern
9
Cincinnati
4
Belmont
13
Creighton
5
Wichita St. / NC Wilmington WICH / UNCW
12
Notre Dame
6
Vanderbilt
11
Arizona
3
Akron
14
Maryland
7
Michigan
10
Louisville
2
Cal St. Bakersfield
15

Region 4

Gonzaga
1
Eastern Washington
16
Michigan St.
8
Southern Methodist
9
Virginia
5
Marquette
12
Oregon
4
Valparaiso
13
Xavier
6
Wake Forest
11
Duke
3
East Tennessee St.
14
Miami FL
7
Nevada
10
Baylor
2
Winthrop
15