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Schmolik 64 Update (2/9/24)

Hello, college basketball fans!

Welcome to this week's Schmolik 64 update.

Before getting into the update, next Saturday is the annual NCAA "Sweet 16" bracket preview. So in next week's update I will rank my top 16 to prepare for the NCAA's.

Midwest Regional Detroit
Fri/Sun March 29-31
Indianapolis 1 Purdue 21-2
Fri/Sun March 22-24 16
8 Providence 15-8
9 Florida Atlantic 18-5
Spokane 5 San Diego St 16-5
Fri/Sun March 22-24 12 McNeese 16-3
4 Alabama 16-7
13 Akron 16-5
Omaha 6 South Carolina 20-3
Thur/Sat March 21-23 11 Indiana State 20-3
3 Kansas 17-5
14 Vermont 16-6
Indianapolis 7 Texas 15-8
Fri/Sun March 22-24 10 Virginia 18-5
2 Wisconsin 16-7
15 Colgate 15-8
East Regional Boston
Thur/Sat March 28-30
Brooklyn 1 Connecticut 21-2
Fri/Sun March 22-24 16 Green Bay 14-8
8 Northwestern 16-7
9 Boise State 14-7
Spokane 5 Clemson 15-7
Fri/Sun March 22-24 12 UC Irvine 17-6
4 Auburn 19-4
13 South Florida 16-5
Salt Lake City 6 St. Mary's 18-6
Thur/Sat March 21-23 11 Grand Canyon 20-2
3 Baylor 16-5
14 Eastern Washington 13-8
Charlotte 7 Oklahoma 17-6
Thur/Sat March 21-23 10 Seton Hall 15-8
2 North Carolina 18-5
15 High Point 18-5
South Regional Dallas
Fri/Sun March 29-31
Memphis 1 Houston 20-3
Fri/Sun March 22-24 16 South Dakota State 10-11
8 Colorado State 16-5
9 Texas A&M 14-8
Pittsburgh 5 Illinois 17-5
Thur/Sat March 21-23 12 Richmond 16-6
4 Creighton 16-7
13 Yale 13-6
Charlotte 6 TCU 16-6
Thur/Sat March 21-23 11
3 Duke 17-5
14 UNC Wilmington 14-6
Memphis 7 Texas Tech 16-6
Fri/Sun March 22-24 10 Michigan State 14-9
2 Tennessee 17-5
15 Troy 13-8
West Regional Los Angeles
Thur/Sat March 28-30
Salt Lake City 1 Arizona 18-5
Thur/Sat March 21-23 16
8 New Mexico 18-4
9 Nebraska 16-8
Pittsburgh 5 Dayton 19-3
Thur/Sat March 21-23 12 Samford 19-3
4 BYU 16-6
13 Louisiana Tech 13-7
Brooklyn 6 Kentucky 16-6
Fri/Sun March 22-24 11
3 Iowa State 17-5
14 Morehead State 15-5
Omaha 7 Utah State 17-4
Thur/Sat March 21-23 10 Utah 15-8
2 Marquette 17-5
15 Quinnipiac 18-4
First Four Games
Dayton W Merrimack 12-10
Tue March 19 16 Eastern Kentucky 10-10
Dayton MW North Carolina Central 9-9
Wed March 20 16 Grambling State 7-12

Bids By Conference:

Big 12: 10 (Hou, Kan, ISU, Bay, BYU, TCU, T Tech, Okl, Tex, Cin)

Big E: 7 (Conn, Marq, Creig, Prov, SH, Butl, St. J)

SEC: 7 (Tenn, Ala,Aub, Ky, SC, A&M, Miss St)

Big 10: 6 (Pur, Wisc, Ill, NW, MSU, Neb)

MWC: 5 (SDSt, USU, NM, CSU, BSU)

ACC: 4 (UNC, Duke, Clem, Va)

A-10: 2 (Day, Rich)

AAC: 2 (FAU, USF)

One Bid: 23

Highest NET left out: Gonzaga (25), Colorado (31), Wake Forest (33), Florida (39). NET Data courtesy of WarrenNolan.com.

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

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