Mike DeSimone's 2009 NCAA
Basketball Tournament Page
Last Modified Sunday, March 15th, 2009

2008/2009 NCAA Basketball National Champions
North Carolina Tarheels
Overall Prediction Record
Correct: 40
Incorrect: 24
Percentage: 63% (40/64)

Table Of Contents For My Predictions And Tournament Brackets
| Main | East | South | Midwest | West | The Final 4 |
| 65 Teams: 31 Automatic Bids and 34 At Large Bids |
31 Automatic NCAA Tournament Berths
By Winning Their Regular Season Conference Championship Or Conference Tournament Championship
34 At Large NCAA Tournament Berths
Conference Table Of Contents
| America East | Atlantic 10 | Atlantic Coast | Atlantic Sun | Big 12 | Big East | Big Sky | Big South | Big Ten | Big West |
| Colonial Athletic Conference |
Conference USA | Horizon League | Ivy League | Metro Atlantic Athletic | Mid-American |
| Mid-Eastern Athletic | Missouri Valley | Mountain West | Northeast | Ohio Valley | Pacific 10 | Patriot League | Southeastern |
| Southern | Southland | Southwestern Athletic | Summit League | Sun Belt | West Coast | Western Athletic |
(Conference Alphabetical Order - Pre-NCAA Tournament Win/Loss Records)
65 of 332 (19.6%) Teams Made the NCAA Tournament from 31 Conferences
Conf.
Count
Conf.
Logo
Nbr Team
Team
Pre-NCAA Tournament Win / Loss Results (Blue=Win, Red=Loss)
Key Wins in Bold Blue;
Key Losses Bold Red
1 of 9
11%
1
Binghamton (23-8)
America East Conference Tournament Champion
Mansfield, George Washington, Central Connecticut State, Utah Valley, Quinnipiac, Rutgers, Bucknell, Manhattan, Rider, Tulane, Marist, Maine, Stony Brook, Vermont, Utah Valley, Albany, Boston University, Hartford, New Hampshire, UMBC, Maine, Vermont, Stony Brook, Albany, Boston University, Hartford, New Hampshire, UMBC, Hartford, New Hampshire, UMBC
3 of 14
21%
2
Temple (22-11)
Atlantic 10 Conference
Tournament Champion
East Tennessee State, Charleston, Clemson, Lafayette, Buffalo, Miami-Ohio, Penn State, Tennessee, Kansas, Long Beach State, Villanova, Kent State, Eastern Michigan, LaSalle, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts, Saint Louis, Charlotte, Rhode Island, Richmond, Xavier, Rhode Island, Saint Joseph's, Duquesne, Fordham, St. Bonaventure, LaSalle, Dayton, Saint Joseph's, George Washington, Saint Joseph's, Xavier, Duquesne
3
Dayton (26-7)
Atlantic 10 Conference At Large Bid
Wofford, Delaware State, Bethune-Cookman, Mercer, Auburn, Marquette, Troy, Akron, Creighton, Coppin State, North Carolina-Greensboro, Marshall, George Mason, Toledo, Miami-Ohio, Massachusetts, Fordham, Duquesne, George Washington, St. Bonaventure, Saint Louis, Saint Joseph's, LaSalle, Charlotte, Xavier, Richmond, Saint Louis, Rhode Island, Temple, Xavier, Duquesne, Richmond, Duquesne
4
Xavier (25-7)
Atlantic 10 Conference At Large Bid
IPFW, Toledo, Missouri, Virginia Tech, Memphis, Miami-Ohio, Auburn, Ohio, Cincinnati, Duke, Butler, Robert Morris, Virginia, Saint Louis, Fordham, Rhode Island, LaSalle, St. Bonaventure, Louisiana State, Charlotte, Massachusetts, Temple, Duquesne, Dayton, Fordham, Charlotte, George Washington, Saint Joseph's, Dayton, Richmond, Saint Louis, Temple
7 of 12
58%
5
Duke (28-6)
Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament Champion
Presbyterian, Georgia Southern, Rhode Island, Southern Illinois, Michigan, Montana, Duquesne, Purdue, Michigan, North Carolina-Asheville, Xavier, Loyola-MD, Virginia Tech, Davidson, Florida State, Georgia Tech, Georgetown, North Carolina State, Maryland, Wake Forest, Virginia, Clemson, Miami-FL, North Carolina, Boston College, St. John's, Wake Forest, Maryland, Virginia Tech, Florida State, North Carolina, Boston College, Maryland, Florida State
6
Central Connecticut State, Loyola-MD, St. John's, Saint Louis, Purdue, UAB, Iowa, Massachusetts, Bryant University, USC Upstate, Providence, Maine, San Francisco, Sacred Heart, North Carolina, Harvard, Miami-FL, Wake Forest, Virginia Tech, Georgia Tech, North Carolina State, Maryland, Virginia Tech, Virginia, Wake Forest, Clemson, Duke, Miami-FL, Florida State, North Carolina State, Georgia Tech, Virginia, Duke
7
Hofstra, Texas Christian, Temple, Wofford, Charlotte, Savannah State, Presbyterian, Illinois, Liberty, South Carolina State, North Florida, Miami-FL, South Carolina, East Carolina, Alabama, North Carolina State, Wake Forest, North Carolina, Georgia Tech, Virginia Tech, Duke, Florida State, Boston College, Virginia, Maryland, Georgia Tech, Virginia Tech, Florida State, Virginia, Wake Forest, Georgia Tech
8
Jacksonville, LaSalle, Stetson, Coastal Carolina, Western Illinois, Cincinnati, California, Northwestern, Florida, Georgia State, Tennessee Tech, Charleston Southern, Pittsburgh, Western Kentucky, Texas A&M-CC, Duke, North Carolina State, Maryland, Miami-FL, Virginia, North Carolina, Georgia Tech, Clemson, Virginia, Wake Forest, Miami-FL, Virginia Tech, Boston College, Clemson, Duke, Virginia Tech, Georgia Tech, North Carolina, Duke
9
Maryland (20-13)
Atlantic Coast Conference At Large Bid
Bucknell, Youngstown State, Vermont, Michigan State, Gonzaga, Georgetown, Michigan, George Washington, Delaware State, American University, Bryant University, Elon, Charlotte, Morgan State, Georgia Tech, Miami-FL, Florida State, Virginia, Duke, Boston College, Miami-FL, North Carolina, Georgia Tech, Virginia Tech, Clemson, North Carolina, Duke, North Carolina State, Wake Forest, Virginia, North Carolina State, Wake Forest, Duke
10
Pennsylvania, Kentucky, UC Santa Barbara, Chaminade, Oregon, Notre Dame, North Carolina-Asheville, Michigan State, Oral Roberts, Evansville, Valparaiso, Rutgers, Nevada, Boston College, Charleston, Wake Forest, Virginia, Miami-FL, Clemson, Florida State, North Carolina State, Maryland, Virginia, Duke, Miami-FL, North Carolina State, Maryland, Georgia Tech, Virginia Tech, Duke, Virginia Tech, Florida State
11
North Carolina Central, North Carolina-Wilmington, Winston-Salem, Cal State Fullerton, UTEP, Baylor, Indiana, Bucknell, Wright State, Richmond, East Carolina, Radford, Brigham Young, North Carolina, Boston College, Clemson, Virginia Tech, Duke, Georgia Tech, Miami-FL, Boston College, North Carolina State, Florida State, Georgia Tech, Duke, North Carolina State, Virginia, Maryland, Clemson, Maryland
1 of 11
9%
12
Temple, SIU-Edwardsville, Hofstra, Wingate, Tennessee Tech, Bradley, Marshall, Mercer, Appalachian State, Chattanooga, Kennesaw State, Morehead State, Jacksonville, North Florida, Stetson, Florida Gulf Coast, Lipscomb, Belmont, Campbell, USC Upstate, Jacksonville, North Florida, Florida Gulf Coast, Stetson, Belmont, Lipscomb, USC Upstate, Campbell, Kennesaw State, Mercer, Stetson, Belmont, Jacksonville
7 of 16
44%
13
Louisville (28-5)
Big East Conference
Tournament Champion
Morehead State, South Alabama, Western Kentucky, Indiana State, Ohio, Lamar, Austin Peay, Mississippi, Minnesota, UAB, UNLV, Kentucky, South Florida, Villanova, Notre Dame, Pittsburgh, Rutgers, Syracuse, South Florida, West Virginia, Connecticut, St. John's, Notre Dame, DePaul, Providence, Cincinnati, Georgetown, Marquette, Seton Hall, West Virginia, Providence, Villanova, Syracuse
14
Connecticut (27-4)
Big East Conference At Large Bid
Western Carolina, Hartford, LaSalle, Miami-Florida, Wisconsin, Bryant University, Delaware State, Buffalo, Stony Brook, Gonzaga, Fairfield, Georgetown, Rutgers, West Virginia, Cincinnati, St. John's, Seton Hall, Villanova, Notre Dame, DePaul, Providence, Louisville, Michigan, Syracuse, Seton Hall, Pittsburgh, South Florida, Marquette, Notre Dame, Pittsburgh, Syracuse
15
Marquette (24-9)
Big East Conference At Large Bid
Houston Baptist, Chicago State, Milwaukee, Texas Southern, Northern Iowa, Dayton, Central Michigan, Wisconsin, IPFW, Tennessee, Western Carolina, North Carolina State, Presbyterian, Villanova, Cincinnati, Rutgers, West Virginia, Providence, DePaul, Notre Dame, Georgetown, DePaul, South Florida, Villanova, St. John's, Seton Hall, Georgetown, Connecticut, Louisville, Pittsburgh, Syracuse, St. John's, Villanova
16
Pittsburgh (28-4)
Big East Conference At Large Bid
Fairleigh Dickinson, Miami-Ohio, Akron, Indiana-PA, Belmont, Texas Tech, Washington State, Duquesne, Vermont, UMBC, Siena, Florida State, Rutgers, Georgetown, St. John's, South Florida, Louisville, Syracuse, West Virginia, Villanova, Notre Dame, Robert Morris, DePaul, West Virginia, Cincinnati, Connecticut, DePaul, Providence, Seton Hall, Marquette, Connecticut, West Virginia
17
Syracuse (26-9)
Big East Conference At Large Bid
Le Moyne, Richmond, Oakland, Florida, Kansas, Virginia, Colgate, Cornell, Long Beach State, Cleveland State, Canisius, Memphis, Coppin State, Seton Hall, South Florida, DePaul, Rutgers, Georgetown, Notre Dame, Pittsburgh, Louisville, Providence, West Virginia, Villanova, Connecticut, Georgetown, Villanova, St. John's, Cincinnati, Rutgers, Marquette, Seton Hall, Connecticut, West Virginia, Louisville
18
Villanova (26-7)
Big East Conference At Large Bid
Albany, Fordham, Niagara, Monmouth, Towson, Rhode Island, Pennsylvania, Houston Baptist, Texas, Saint Joseph's, LaSalle, Navy, Temple, Marquette, Seton Hall, Louisville, St. John's, Connecticut, South Florida, Pittsburgh, Cincinnati, Providence, Syracuse, Marquette, West Virginia, Rutgers, Syracuse, DePaul, Georgetown, Notre Dame, Providence, Marquette, Louisville
19
West Virginia (23-11)
Big East Conference At Large Bid
Elon, Longwood, Delaware State, Iowa, Kentucky, Mississippi, Cleveland State, Davidson, Duquesne, Miami-Ohio, Radford, Ohio State, Seton Hall, Connecticut, Marquette, Marshall, South Florida, Georgetown, Pittsburgh, St. John's, Louisville, Syracuse, Providence, Pittsburgh, Villanova, Notre Dame, Rutgers, Cincinnati, South Florida, DePaul, Louisville, Notre Dame, Pittsburgh, Syracuse
1 of 9
11%
20
Portland State (23-9)
Big Sky Conference Tournament Champion
Rice, Portland, Cal State Fullerton, Northern Illinois, Hampton, Seattle, Seattle, Lewis & Clark, Washington, Cal Poly, Montana, Gonzaga, Texas Southern, Baylor, Sacramento State, Northern Arizona, Weber State, Idaho State, Northern Colorado, Eastern Washington, Montana, Montana State, Northern Arizona, Sacramento State, Idaho State, Weber State, Northern Colorado, Boise State, Montana State, Eastern Washington, Idaho State, Montana State
1 of 10
10%
21
Radford (21-11)
Big South Conference Tournament Champion
Brevard College, Bridgewater, Virginia, William & Mary, Navy, Gardner-Webb, Winthrop, Duquesne, James Madison, George Mason, West Virginia, Shenandoah, Wake Forest, Presbyterian, Coastal Carolina, North Carolina-Asheville, Charleston Southern, High Point, Virginia Military, Liberty, Gardner-Webb, Winthrop, Presbyterian, Coastal Carolina, North Carolina-Asheville, Charleston Southern, Virginia Military, High Point, Liberty, High Point, North Carolina-Asheville, Virginia Military
7 of 11
64%
22
Purdue (25-9)
Big Ten Conference At Large Bid
Detroit, Eastern Michigan, Loyola-IL, Coppin State, Boston College, Oklahoma, Duke, Arkansas-Pine Bluff, Ball State, Indiana State, Davidson, IPFW, Valparaiso, Illinois, Penn State, Wisconsin, Northwestern, Iowa, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan, Ohio State, Illinois, Penn State, Iowa, Michigan State, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio State, Northwestern, Michigan State, Penn State, Illinois, Ohio State
23
Illinois (24-9)
Big Ten Conference At Large Bid
Eastern Washington, Texas A&M-CC, Vanderbilt, Jackson State, Kent State, Tulsa, Clemson, Georgia, Hawaii, Chicago State, Detroit, Missouri, Eastern Michigan, Purdue, Michigan, Indiana, Michigan, Michigan State, Ohio State, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, Wisconsin, Purdue, Northwestern, Indiana, Penn State, Ohio State, Minnesota, Michigan State, Penn State, Michigan, Purdue
24
Michigan (20-13)
Big Ten Conference At Large Bid
Michigan Tech, Northeastern, UCLA, Duke, Norfolk State, Savannah State, Maryland, Duke, Eastern Michigan, Oakland, Florida Gulf Coast, North Carolina Central, Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Illinois, Ohio State, Penn State, Northwestern, Ohio State, Purdue, Penn State, Connecticut, Michigan State, Northwestern, Minnesota, Iowa, Purdue, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, Illinois
25
Idaho, IPFW, Maryland, Oklahoma State, Wichita State, North Carolina, Bradley, Alcorn State, The Citadel, Texas, Oakland, Minnesota, Northwestern, Ohio State, Kansas, Penn State, Illinois, Northwestern, Ohio State, Iowa, Penn State, Minnesota, Indiana, Michigan, Purdue, Wisconsin, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Purdue, Minnesota, Ohio State
26
Minnesota (22-10)
Big Ten Conference At Large Bid
Concordia University-St. Paul, Bowling Green, Georgia State, Colorado State, Eastern Washington, North Dakota State, Virginia, Cornell, South Dakota State, Louisville, Southeastern Louisiana, High Point, Michigan State, Ohio State, Iowa, Penn State, Wisconsin, Northwestern, Purdue, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan State, Ohio State, Indiana, Penn State, Michigan, Northwestern, Illinois, Wisconsin, Michigan, Northwestern, Michigan State
27
Ohio State (22-10)
Big Ten Conference Tournament Champion
Delaware State, Bowling Green, Samford, Miami-FL, Notre Dame, Butler, Jacksonville, Iona, North Carolina-Asheville, West Virginia, Iowa, Minnesota, Michigan State, Houston Baptist, Indiana, Michigan, Illinois, Michigan State, Michigan, Indiana, Purdue, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Northwestern, Illinois, Penn State, Purdue, Iowa, Northwestern, Wisconsin, Michigan State, Purdue
28
Wisconsin (19-12)
Big Ten Conference At Large Bid
Long Beach State, SIU Edwardsville, Iona, San Diego, Connecticut, Milwaukee, Virginia Tech, Marquette, Idaho State, Green Bay, Coppin State, Texas, Michigan, Penn State, Northwestern, Purdue, Minnesota, Iowa, Illinois, Purdue, Northwestern, Illinois, Penn State, Iowa, Ohio State, Indiana, Michigan State, Michigan, Minnesota, Indiana, Ohio State
6 of 12
50%
29
Missouri (28-6)
Big Twelve Conference Tournament Champion
Prairie View A&M, Chattanooga, Xavier, Fairfield, Southern California, Oral Roberts, Arkansas-Pine Bluff, California, Murray State, Stetson, Illinois, SIU Edwardsville, Centenary, Georgia, Coppin State, Nebraska, Colorado, Iowa State, Oklahoma State, Texas Tech, Kansas State, Baylor, Texas, Iowa State, Kansas, Nebraska, Colorado, Kansas State, Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas A&M, Texas Tech, Oklahoma State, Baylor
30
Kansas (25-7)
Big Twelve Conference At Large Bid
UMKC, Florida Gulf Coast, Washington, Syracuse, Coppin State, Kent State, New Mexico State, Jackson State, Massachusetts, Temple, Arizona, Albany, Tennessee, Siena, Michigan State, Kansas State, Colorado, Texas A&M, Iowa State, Nebraska, Colorado, Baylor, Oklahoma State, Missouri, Kansas State, Iowa State, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Missouri, Texas Tech, Texas, Baylor
31
Oklahoma (27-5)
Big Twelve Conference At Large Bid
American University, Mississippi Valley State, Davidson, Gardner-Webb, UAB, Purdue, Southern California, Tulsa, Maine, Utah, Virginia Commonwealth, Rice, Arkansas, Coppin State, Maryland-Eastern Shore, Kansas State, Texas, Texas A&M, Nebraska, Baylor, Oklahoma State, Iowa State, Texas A&M, Colorado, Baylor, Texas Tech, Texas, Kansas, Texas Tech, Missouri, Oklahoma State, Oklahoma State
32
Oklahoma State (22-11)
Big Twelve Conference At Large Bid
Texas-San Antonio, North Texas, Tulsa, Grambling State, Gonzaga, Michigan State, Siena, Washington, Texas A&M-CC, Mercer, Rhode Island, Arkansas State, Northwestern State, Savannah State, Texas A&M, Baylor, Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Texas A&M, Texas Tech, Kansas, Texas, Iowa State, Texas Tech, Baylor, Colorado, Texas, Kansas State, Oklahoma, Iowa State, Oklahoma, Missouri
33
Texas (22-11)
Big Twelve Conference At Large Bid
Stetson, Tulane, Saint Joseph's, Notre Dame, Oregon, Rice, UCLA, Villanova, Texas State, Texas Southern, Michigan State, Wisconsin, Appalachian State, Arkansas, Iowa State, Oklahoma, Texas Tech, Texas A&M, Baylor, Kansas State, Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma State, Colorado, Texas A&M, Oklahoma, Texas Tech, Oklahoma State, Baylor, Kansas, Colorado, Kansas State, Baylor
34
Texas A&M (23-9)
Big Twelve Conference At Large Bid
Arkansas-Pine Bluff, Stephen F. Austin, Jackson State, North Carolina-Wilmington, Tulsa, Kent State, Arizona, Alabama, Florida A&M, Southern Methodist, Louisiana State, Sam Houston State, Rice, McNeese State, North Dakota, Oklahoma State, Baylor, Oklahoma, Kansas, Texas, Texas Tech, Oklahoma State, Oklahoma, Kansas State, Baylor, Texas, Texas Tech, Nebraska, Iowa State, Colorado, Missouri, Texas Tech
1 of 9
11%
35
Cal Lutheran, Stanford, Cal State Bakersfield, New Mexico, Rider, Drexel, UCLA, Denver, Pepperdine, San Diego State, Cal State Fullerton, Pacific, UC Davis, UC Riverside, Long Beach State, Cal State Fullerton, UC Irvine, UC Santa Barbara, Cal Poly, Cal State Bakersfield, Cal Poly, UC Riverside, UC Irvine, Idaho, UC Santa Barbara, Long Beach State, UC Davis, Pacific, UC Santa Barbara, Pacific
1 of 12
8%
36
The Citadel, South Dakota State, Rhode Island, East Carolina, New Mexico, Vanderbilt, Western Michigan, William & Mary, Richmond, Akron, Oklahoma, Hampton, Delaware, North Carolina-Wilmington, Drexel, Hofstra, Towson, Old Dominion, Georgia State, George Mason, Northeastern, Hofstra, North Carolina-Wilmington, William & Mary, James Madison, Old Dominion, Delaware, Nevada, James Madison, Georgia State, Georgia State, Old Dominion, George Mason
1 of 12
8%
37
Memphis (31-3)
Conference USA
Tournament Champion
Fairfield, Massachusetts, Chattanooga, Seton Hall, Xavier, Marist, Georgetown, Arkansas-Little Rock, Syracuse, Drexel, Cincinnati, Northeastern, Lamar, Marshall, Central Florida, Tulsa, UAB, Rice, Tennessee, East Carolina, Houston, Southern Methodist, Gonzaga, Tulsa, Southern Mississippi, Southern Methodist, UTEP, UAB, Southern Mississippi, Houston, Tulane, Tulane, Houston, Tulsa
2of 10
20%
38
Cleveland State (25-10)
Horizon League Tournament Champion
Oakland, Washington, Kansas State, St. Leo, Toledo, Florida International, Valparaiso, Butler, West Virginia, Marist, Syracuse, Laroche, Kent State, Notre Dame College, Wright State, Detroit, Loyola-Illinois, Illinois-Chicago, Green Bay, Milwaukee, Youngstown State, Detroit, Wright State, Illinois-Chicago, Loyola-Illinois, Milwaukee, Green Bay, Youngstown State, Wichita State, Valparaiso, Butler, Detroit, Illinois-Chicago, Green Bay, Butler
39
Butler (26-5)
Horizon League
At Large Bid
Drake, Ball State, Indiana-South Bend, Northwestern, Evansville, Cleveland State, Youngstown State, Bradley, Ohio State, Florida Gulf Coast, Xavier, UAB, Valparaiso, Green Bay, Detroit, Wright State, Loyola-Illinois, Illinois-Chicago, Green Bay, Milwaukee, Valparaiso, Green Bay, Detroit, Illinois-Chicago, Loyola-Illinois, Milwaukee, Davidson, Youngstown State, Cleveland State, Wright State, Cleveland State
1 of 8
13%
40
Cornell (21-9)
Ivy League Regular Season Champion
South Dakota, St. John's, Loyola-Maryland, Siena, Loyola-Illinois, Eastern Michigan, Indiana, Syracuse, Minnesota, LaSalle, Saint Joseph's, Boston University, Quinnipiac, Ursinus, Bucknell, Bryant University, Columbia, Columbia, Brown, Yale, Princeton, Pennsylvania, Harvard, Dartmouth, Yale, Brown, Dartmouth, Harvard, Pennsylvania, Princeton
1 of 10
10%
41
Siena (26-7)
Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference
Tournament Champion
Boise State, Cornell, Tennessee, Wichita State, Oklahoma State, Loyola-Maryland, Albany, Marist, Pittsburgh, Buffalo, Saint Joseph's, Holy Cross, Fairfield, St. Peter's, Kansas, Rider, Manhattan, Marist, Fairfield, Niagara, Iona, Canisius, St. Peter's, Rider, Loyola-Maryland, Manhattan, Iona, Northern Iowa, Niagara, Canisius, Canisius, Fairfield, Niagara
1 of 12
8%
42
Akron (23-12)
Mid-American Conference
Tournament Champion
Canisius, Winthrop, Pittsburgh, Urbana, Eastern Kentucky, Fairleigh Dickinson, Niagara, Dayton, North Carolina A&T, Virginia Commonwealth, St. Francis-NY, North Carolina-Greensboro, Rhode Island, Miami-Ohio, Buffalo, Bowling Green, Ohio, Kent State, Youngstown State, Toledo, Central Michigan, Eastern Michigan, Western Michigan, Ball State, Northern Illinois, Miami-Ohio, Valparaiso, Buffalo, Bowling Green, Ohio, Kent State, Toledo, Miami-Ohio, Bowling Green, Buffalo
1 of 11
9%
43
LaSalle, UMBC, Manhattan, Marshall, Utah, Green Bay, Mississippi, St. Francis-PA, Coppin State, DePaul, William Jessup, Saint Mary's, Washington, Maryland, North Carolina A&T, Norfolk State, Florida A&M, Bethune-Cookman, Howard, Hampton, Maryland-Eastern Shore, Delaware State, Winston-Salem, South Carolina State, Florida A&M, Bethune-Cookman, Howard, Towson, Hampton, Delaware State, Coppin State, Florida A&M, Coppin State, Norfolk State
1 of 10
10%
44
Northern Iowa (23-10)
Missouri Valley Conference Tournament Champion
Denver, Illinois-Chicago, Texas Southern, Chicago State, Marquette, Auburn, Iowa State, North Dakota, Iowa, Wyoming, South Dakota State, Indiana State, Southern Illinois, Wichita State, Creighton, Missouri State, Evansville, Drake, Bradley, Missouri State, Illinois State, Indiana State, Bradley, Creighton, Southern Illinois, Wichita State, Drake, Siena, Illinois State, Evansville, Indiana State, Bradley, Illinois State
2 of 9
22%
45
Utah (24-9)
Mountain West Conference
Tournament Champion
Southwest Baptist, Green Bay, Mississippi, Morgan State, Missouri State, Oregon, Idaho State, California, Oklahoma, Weber State, Utah State, UC Irvine, Gonzaga, Wyoming, Louisiana State, San Diego State, Air Force, Colorado State, UNLV, Brigham Young, New Mexico, Texas Christian, Wyoming, San Diego State, Air Force, Colorado State, UNLV, Brigham Young, New Mexico, Texas Christian, Texas Christian, Wyoming, San Diego State
46
Long Beach State, Pepperdine, North Florida, Rice, Cal Poly, Idaho State, Weber State, Utah State, Boise State, Portland, Arizona State, Tulsa, Wake Forest, Western Oregon, Colorado State, Texas Christian, New Mexico, UNLV, San Diego State, Utah, Wyoming, Air Force, Colorado State, Texas Christian, New Mexico, UNLV, San Diego State, Utah, Wyoming, Air Force, Air Force, San Diego State
1 of 11
9%
47
Robert Morris (24-10)
Northeast Conference Tournament Champion
St. Bonaventure, Delaware, Rutgers, Marist, Youngstown State, Iona, St. Francis-New York, Long Island, Miami-Florida, Lafayette, Central Michigan, Duquesne, Xavier, St. Francis-Pennsylvania, Mount St. Mary's, Quinnipiac, Sacred Heart, Central Connecticut State, Wagner, Fairleigh Dickinson, Bryant University, Monmouth, Pittsburgh, St. Francis-New York, Central Connecticut State, Sacred Heart, Quinnipiac, Monmouth, Wagner, St. Francis-Pennsylvania, Mount St. Mary's, St. Francis-New York,, Quinnipiac, Mount St. Mary's
1 of 10
10%
48
Morehead State (19-15)
Ohio Valley Conference Tournament Champion
Louisiana-Monroe, Vanderbilt, Drake, Louisville, Florida A&M, Grambling State, Central Florida, Tennessee-Martin, Murray State, Illinois State, James Madison, Kentucky Christian, East Tennessee State, Austin Peay, Tennessee State, Tennessee Tech, Jacksonville State, Southeast Missouri State, Eastern Illinois, Concord College, Eastern Kentucky, Tennessee State, Austin Peay, Jacksonville State, Tennessee Tech, Eastern Illinois, Southeast Missouri State, Eastern Kentucky, Kent State, Murray State, Tennessee-Martin, Eastern Kentucky, Tennessee-Martin, Austin Peay
6 of 10
60%
49
Southern California (21-12)
Pacific Ten Conference Tournament Champion
UC Irvine, New Mexico State, Seton Hall, Chattanooga, Missouri, Tennessee-Martin, San Francisco, Oklahoma, Pepperdine, North Dakota State, Georgia Tech, Oral Roberts, Oregon, Oregon State, UCLA, Arizona State, Arizona, Washington, Washington State, Stanford, California, UCLA, Arizona, Arizona State, Washington State, Washington, California, Stanford, Oregon, Oregon State, California, UCLA, Arizona State
50
Arizona (19-13)
Pacific Ten Conference At Large Bid
Florida Atlantic, UAB, Mississippi Valley State, Santa Clara, Northern Arizona, Loyola Marymount, Texas A&M, San Diego State, Gonzaga, UNLV, Kansas, Weber State, California, Stanford, Oregon, Oregon State, UCLA, Southern California, Arizona State, Houston, Washington, Washington State, Oregon State, Oregon, Southern California, UCLA, Arizona State, Washington State, Washington, California, Stanford, Arizona State
51
Mississippi Valley State, San Diego State, Pepperdine, Charlotte, Baylor, UTEP, Jackson State, Nebraska, IUPUI, Brigham Young, Idaho State, Central Connecticut State, Stanford, California, Oregon State, Oregon, Southern California, UCLA, Arizona, Washington State, Washington, Oregon, Oregon State, UCLA, Southern California, Arizona, Washington, Washington State, Stanford, California, Arizona, Washington, Southern California
52
California (22-10)
Pacific Ten Conference At Large Bid
Pacific, San Francisco, Texas-Pan American, North Carolina A&T, UNLV, Florida State, DePaul, Missouri, Utah, Nevada, Colgate, Dartmouth, Portland, Arizona, Arizona State, Washington State, Washington, Stanford, Oregon State, Oregon, UCLA, Southern California, Washington, Washington State, Stanford, Oregon, Oregon State, Southern California, UCLA, Arizona, Arizona State, Southern California
53
UCLA (25-8)
Pacific Ten Conference At Large Bid
Prairie View A&M, Miami-Ohio, Michigan, Southern Illinois, Florida International, Texas, Cal State Northridge, DePaul, Loyola Marymount, Mercer, Wyoming, Louisiana Tech, Oregon State, Oregon, Southern California, Arizona, Arizona State, Washington State, Washington, California, Stanford, Southern California, Notre Dame, Arizona State, Arizona, Washington, Washington State, Stanford, California, Oregon State, Oregon, Washington State, Southern California
54
Portland, Cleveland State, Florida International, Kansas, Florida, Pacific, Oklahoma State, Texas Southern, Portland State, Eastern Washington, Montana, Morgan State, Washington State, Stanford, California, Oregon, Oregon State, Southern California, UCLA, Arizona, Arizona State, California, Stanford, Oregon State, Oregon, UCLA, Southern California, Arizona State, Arizona, Seattle, Washington State, Stanford, Arizona State
1 of 8
13%
55
American (24-7)
Patriot League Tournament Champion
Oklahoma, St. Francis-PA, Howard, Jacksonville, Stony Brook, Fairfield, Mount St. Mary's, Georgetown, George Washington, UMBC, Maryland, Manhattan, Brown, Columbia, Lehigh, Bucknell, Colgate, Holy Cross, Navy, Lafayette, Army, Lehigh, Bucknell, Colgate, Army, Holy Cross, Navy, Lafayette, Lafayette, Army, Holy Cross
3 of 12
25%
56
Centenary, Louisiana-Monroe, North Alabama, Fairleigh Dickinson, St. Bonaventure, Washington State, Texas Tech, Alabama State, Charlotte, South Alabama, Cincinnati, Nicholls State, San Diego, Houston, Western Kentucky, Arkansas, Alabama, Vanderbilt, Louisiana State, Georgia, Mississippi, Kentucky, Arkansas, Louisiana State, Auburn, South Carolina, Alabama, Tennessee, Auburn, Florida, Mississippi, Georgia, South Carolina, Louisiana State, Tennessee
57
Jackson State, Alcorn State, Northwestern State, Centenary, Troy, Cal State Fullerton, Grambling State, Nicholls State, Texas A&M, McNeese State, Washington State, Louisiana-Lafayette, Southeastern Louisiana, Utah, Alabama, South Carolina, Mississippi, Mississippi State, Xavier, Tennessee, Arkansas, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi State, Mississippi, Arkansas, Auburn, Florida, Kentucky, Vanderbilt, Auburn, Kentucky, Mississippi State
58
Tennessee (21-12)
Southeastern Conference Tournament Champion
Chattanooga, Tennessee-Martin, Middle Tennessee State, Siena, Georgetown, Gonzaga, North Carolina-Asheville, Temple, Marquette, Belmont, Louisiana-Lafayette, Kansas, Gonzaga, Georgia, Kentucky, South Carolina, Vanderbilt, Memphis, Louisiana State, Florida, Arkansas, Auburn, Georgia, Vanderbilt, Mississippi, Kentucky, Mississippi State, Florida, South Carolina, Alabama, Alabama, Auburn, Mississippi State
1 of 12
8%
59
Chattanooga (18-16)
Southern Conference Tournament Champion
Tennessee, Missouri, Memphis, Southern California, Fairfield, Tennessee-Temple, Davidson, East Tennessee State, Mississippi Valley State, Alabama, Tennessee-Wesleyan, Niagara, Georgia Southern, Wofford, Furman, The Citadel, Appalachian State, Western Carolina, North Carolina-Greensboro, Elon, Davidson, Georgia Southern, Wofford, Furman, Samford, Elon, North Carolina-Greensboro, Samford, Charleston, Appalachian State, Western Carolina, Elon, Samford, Charleston
1 of 12
8%
60
Stephen F. Austin (24-7)
Southland Conference Tournament Champion
Howard Payne, Texas A&M, Louisiana-Monroe, Texas College, Jackson State, Texas Wesleyan, North Dakota State, Drake, Austin Peay, Arkansas, Texas Tech, Jarvis Christian, Sam Houston State, Central Arkansas, Nicholls State, Texas-Arlington, Southeastern Louisiana, Northwestern State, McNeese State, Nicholls State, Lamar, Northwestern State, McNeese State, Southeastern Louisiana, Texas State, Texas A&M-CC, Central Arkansas, Texas-San Antonio, Southeastern Louisiana, Texas A&M-CC, Texas-San Antonio
1 of 10
10%
61
Southern Mississippi, Illinois State, Southern Methodist, Houston Baptist, Nebraska, Mississippi State, Mississippi, AUB-Montgomery, Auburn, West Alabama, Jackson State, Grambling State, Arkansas-Pine Bluff, Mississippi Valley State, Alabama A&M, Southern University, Alcorn State, Prairie View A&M, Texas Southern, Arkansas-Pine Bluff, Mississippi Valley State, Alabama A&M, Southern University, Alcorn State, Prairie View A&M, Texas Southern, Jackson State, Grambling State, Alabama A&M, Arkansas-Pine Bluff, Jackson State
1 of 10
10%
62
North Dakota State (26-6)
Summit League
Tournament Champion
Mayville State, Idaho, Northern Arizona, Minnesota, Oral Roberts, Centenary, Stephen F. Austin, Georgia Southern, Valley City State, Southern California, Northern Arizona, IPFW, Oakland, IUPUI, Western Illinois, Southern Utah, UMKC, Utah Valley, South Dakota State, Oakland, IPFW, Western Illinois, IUPUI, UMKC, Southern Utah, South Dakota State, Milwaukee, Centenary, Oral Roberts, Centenary, Southern Utah, Oakland
1 of 13
8%
63
Western Kentucky (24-8)
Sun Belt Conference
Tournament Champion
Houston, Campbellsville, Murray State, Southern Illinois, Louisville, Georgia, Tulane, Evansville, South Alabama, Alabama A&M, Florida State, Troy, Arkansas-Little Rock, Mississippi State, Florida International, Florida Atlantic, Middle Tennessee State, New Orleans, Louisiana-Lafayette, Denver, North Texas, Arkansas State, Louisiana-Monroe, South Alabama, Troy, Arkansas-Little Rock, Florida International, Florida Atlantic, Middle Tennessee State, Florida International, North Texas, South Alabama
1 of 8
13%
64
Gonzaga (26-5)
West Coast Conference
Tournament Champion
Montana State-Billings, Idaho, Oklahoma State, Maryland, Tennessee, Indiana, Washington State, Arizona, Texas Southern, Connecticut, Portland State, Utah, Tennessee, Portland, Santa Clara, San Francisco, Pepperdine, Loyola Marymount, Saint Mary's, San Diego, Portland, Memphis, Saint Mary's, San Francisco, Loyola Marymount, Pepperdine, Santa Clara, San Diego, USC Upstate, Santa Clara, Saint Mary's
1 of 9
11%
65
Utah State (30-4)
Western Athletic Conference
Tournament Champion
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