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Big Ten, NCAA Bracketology Update (1/20/23) by Schmolik64

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Hello, college basketball/Big Ten fans!

Welcome to the second Schmolik 64 Update for 2023.

Midwest Regional Kansas City
Fri/Sun March 24-26
Birmingham 1 Houston 18-1
Thur/Sat March 16-18 16
8 West Virginia 11-7
9 Clemson 15-4
Albany 5 Auburn 15-3
Fri/Sun March 17-19 12 Kent State 13-3
4 Marquette 15-5
13 Cornell 12-4
Orlando 6 Providence 14-5
Thur/Sat March 16-18 11 Texas A&M 13-5
3 Miami 15-3
14 Colgate 12-7
Des Moines 7 Illinois 13-6
Thur/Sat March 16-18 10 Arizona State 15-4
2 Kansas State 16-2
15 SIU Edwardsville 11-6
South Regional Louisville
Fri/Sun March 24-26
Des Moines 1 Kansas 16-2
Thur/Sat March 16-18 16 Southern 7-9
8 Arkansas 12-6
9 Pittsburgh 13-6
Orlando 5 Rutgers 13-6
Thur/Sat March 16-18 12
4 Xavier 15-4
13 VCU 14-5
Greensboro 6 Baylor 13-5
Fri/Sun March 17-19 11 Boise State 14-4
3 Tennessee 15-3
14 Southern Illinois 14-5
Sacramento 7 St. Mary's 16-4
Thur/Sat March 16-18 10 North Carolina 13-6
2 UCLA 17-2
15 Eastern Washington 12-7
East Regional New York
Thur/Sat March 23-25
Columbus 1 Purdue 18-1
Fri/Sun March 17-19 16
8 San Diego St 13-4
9 Creighton 11-8
Greensboro 5 TCU 14-4
Fri/Sun March 17-19 12 Liberty 12-5
4 Virginia 14-3
13 Marshall 15-4
Albany 6 Michigan State 13-6
Fri/Sun March 17-19 11
3 Connecticut 15-5
14 Youngstown State 13-5
Columbus 7 Florida Atlantic 16-1
Fri/Sun March 17-19 10 Maryland 12-6
2 Iowa State 14-3
15 Samford 10-6
West Regional Las Vegas
Thur/Sat March 23-25
Birmingham 1 Alabama 16-2
Thur/Sat March 16-18 16 UNC Asheville 12-6
8 Indiana 12-6
9 Charleston 19-1
Denver 5 Duke 13-5
Fri/Sun March 17-19 12 Oral Roberts 12-4
4 Gonzaga 15-4
13 UC Santa Barbara 13-3
Sacramento 6 NC State 15-4
Thur/Sat March 16-18 11 Missouri 14-4
3 Arizona 16-3
14 Seattle 13-4
Denver 7 Iowa 12-6
Fri/Sun March 17-19 10 Kentucky 12-6
2 Texas 15-3
15 Siena 12-6
First Four Games
Dayton MW Fairleigh Dickinson 10-8
Tue March 17 16 Binghamton 6-10
Dayton E Texas A&M Corpus Christi 7-8
Wed March 18 16 Morgan State 6-8
Dayton S Nevada 14-5
Tue March 17 12 Central Florida 13-5
Dayton E Ohio State 10-8
Wed March 18 11 New Mexico 16-2

Bids By Conference:

Big 10: 8 (Purdue Boilermakers, Rutgers Scarlet Knights, Michigan State Spartans, Illinois Fighting Illini, Iowa Hawkeyes, Indiana Hoosiers, Maryland Terrapins, Ohio State Buckeyes)

Big 12: 7 (Kan, KSU, ISU, Tex, TCU, Bay, WV)

ACC: 7 (Mia, Va, Duke, NCSt, Clem, Pitt, UNC)

SEC: 7 (Ala, Tenn, Aub, Ark, Ky, A&M, Mo)

Big E: 5 (Conn, Xav, Marq, Prov, Creig)

MWC: 4 (SDSt, BSU, NM, Nev)

Pac 12: 3 (UCLA, Ariz, ASU)

WCC: 2 (Gonz, St. M)

AAC: 2 (Hou, UCF)

One Bid: 23

Highest NET left Out: Utah State (32), Memphis (43), Oklahoma State (45). NET Data courtesy of WarrenNolan.com.

Compare my bracket to other brackets across the internet at the Bracket Matrix.

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