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

Region 1

1
Duke
16
Grambling / Savannah St. GRAM / SAV
8
Providence
9
Florida St.
4
Ohio St.
13
Louisiana Lafayette
5
Arizona
12
Louisville / Rider LOU / RID
6
Houston
11
Florida
3
Purdue
14
Montana
7
Miami FL
10
Missouri
2
Kansas
15
Wagner

Region 2

1
Xavier
16
Stephen F. Austin
8
Butler
9
Arizona St.
4
Kentucky
13
South Dakota St.
5
Rhode Island
12
Baylor
6
Seton Hall
11
UCLA
3
Tennessee
14
Northeastern
7
Nevada
10
Creighton
2
North Carolina
15
Wright St.

Region 3

Virginia
1
Pennsylvania / Lipscomb PENN / LIP
16
Arkansas
8
Oklahoma
9
Cincinnati
4
East Tennessee St.
13
West Virginia
5
Western Kentucky / New Mexico St. WKU / NMSU
12
Texas A&M
6
Temple
11
Texas Tech
3
Vermont
14
St. Bonaventure
7
Syracuse
10
Clemson
2
Bucknell
15

Region 4

Villanova
1
NC Asheville
16
Alabama
8
Loyola Chicago
9
Texas Christian
5
Saint Mary's (CA)
12
Wichita St.
4
Belmont
13
Michigan
6
Utah
11
Michigan St.
3
Buffalo
14
Gonzaga
7
Virginia Tech
10
Auburn
2
UC Davis
15