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

Region 1

1
Duke
16
Fairleigh Dickinson / North Carolina Central FDU / NCCU
8
Texas
9
Saint Mary's (CA)
4
Kansas
13
Yale
5
Iowa St.
12
Central Florida / Baylor UCF / BAY
6
Mississippi St.
11
Texas Christian
3
Purdue
14
Old Dominion
7
Wofford
10
Syracuse
2
North Carolina
15
Bradley

Region 2

1
Virginia
16
North Dakota St.
8
Oklahoma
9
Utah St.
4
Wisconsin
13
Northeastern
5
Louisville
12
Penn St.
6
Maryland
11
Virginia Commonwealth
3
Virginia Tech
14
Northern Kentucky
7
Marquette
10
Ohio St.
2
Michigan
15
Colgate

Region 3

Gonzaga
1
Gardner-Webb / Prairie View A&M WEBB / PV
16
North Carolina St.
8
Nebraska
9
Houston
4
Vermont
13
Louisiana St.
5
Liberty / Murray St. LIB / MURR
12
Kansas St.
6
Oregon
11
Texas Tech
3
Georgia St.
14
Villanova
7
Iowa
10
Tennessee
2
Abilene Christian
15

Region 4

Michigan St.
1
Iona
16
Clemson
8
Cincinnati
9
Buffalo
5
New Mexico St.
12
Florida St.
4
UC Irvine
13
Nevada
6
Mississippi
11
Auburn
3
St. Louis
14
Florida
7
Indiana
10
Kentucky
2
Montana
15