Selection Sunday is here! The day that the world learns of the brackets for the NCAA Tournament is upon us and with it, I present to you WCBN Sports’ inaugural bracketology. These are our guesses for which seeds the teams in this tournament will be. The seeds ranked 1-4 also have venues in parentheses. So here we go:
1 Seeds: Virginia (Charlotte), Villanova (Pittsburgh), Kansas (Wichita), Xavier (Detroit)
2 Seeds: UNC (Charlotte), Duke (Nashville), Purdue (Detroit), Cincy (Pittsburgh)
3 Seeds: Tennessee (Nashville), Michigan (Wichita), Michigan St. (Dallas), Auburn (Dallas)
4 Seeds: Wichita St. (Boise), West Virginia (Boise), Arizona (San Diego), Texas Tech (San Diego)
5 Seeds: Kentucky, Clemson, Gonzaga, Ohio State
6 Seeds: Houston, Miami (FL), Florida, Texas A&M
7 Seeds: Arkansas, TCU, Nevada, Seton Hall
8 Seeds: Providence, Rhode Island, Missouri, Butler
9 Seeds: Alabama, Creighton, N.C. St., Florida St.
10 Seeds: Virginia Tech, Kansas St., Oklahoma, St. Bonaventure
11 Seeds: Davidson, USC/Texas, UCLA/St. Mary’s, Loyola-Chicago
12 Seeds: Buffalo, San Diego St., New Mexico St., Murray St.
13 Seeds: South Dakota St., UNC Greensboro, Charleston, Marshall
14 Seeds: Montana, Bucknell, Wright St., Stephen F. Austin
15 Seeds: Cal State Fullerton, Lipscomb, Penn, Georgia St.
16 Seeds: UMBC, Iona, Radford/NC Central, LIU Brooklyn/Texas Southern