Mike DeSimone's 2016 NCAA
Basketball Tournament Page (Full Field)
Predictions Last Modified: March 14, 2016
Prediction Results
Region Correct Incorrect Total Games Percent Correct
East 9 8 17 52.3%
Midwest 5 10 15 33.3%
South 12 4 16 75.0%
West 11 5 16 68.8%
Final Four 0 3 3 0.0%
Overall 37 30 67 55.2%

2015/2016 NCAA Basketball National Champions
Villanova Wildcats

Table Of Contents For My Predictions And Tournament Brackets
| Main | East | South | Midwest | West | The Final 4 |

The 68 Team Field: 32 Automatic Bids and 36 At Large Bids
32 Automatic NCAA Tournament Berths
32 Automatic Bids to (i) Winners of Conference Tournament Championships, and (ii) Ivy League Regular Season Champion
36 At Large NCAA Tournament Berths
Extended by NCAA Selection Committee

Conference Table Of Contents
| America East | American | 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 12 | Patriot League | Southeastern |
| Southern | Southland | Southwestern Athletic | Summit League | Sun Belt | West Coast | Western Athletic |
(Conference Alphabetical Order - Pre-NCAA Tournament Win/Loss Records)

68 of 351 (19.4%) Teams Made the NCAA Tournament from 32 Conferences
Count
Conference Nbr Team
1. America East Conference
1 of 9
11%
1
Stony Brook (26-6)
Tournament Champion
2. American Conference
4 of 11
36%
2
Connecticut (24-10)
Tournament Champion
3
Cincinnati (22-10)
At Large Bid
4
Temple (21-11)
At Large Bid
5
Tulsa (20-11)
At Large Bid
3. Atlantic 10 Conference
3 of 14
21%
6
St. Joseph's (27-7)
Tournament Champion
7
Dayton (25-7)
At Large Bid
8
Virginia Commonwealth (24-10)
At Large Bid
4. Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC)
7 of 15
47%
9
North Carolina (28-6)
Tournament Champion
10
Duke (23-10)
At Large Bid
11
Miami-Florida (25-7)
At Large Bid
12
Notre Dame (21-11)
At Large Bid
13
Pittsburgh (21-11)
At Large Bid
14
Syracuse (19-13)
At Large Bid
15
Virginia (26-7)
At Large Bid
5. Atlantic Sun Conference
1 of 8
13%
16
Florida Gulf Coast (20-13)
Tournament Champion
6. Big 12 Conference
7 of 10
70%
17
Kansas (30-4)
Tournament Champion
18
Baylor (22-11)
At Large Bid
19
Iowa State (21-11)
At Large Bid
20
Oklahoma (25-7)
At Large Bid
21
Texas (20-12)
At Large Bid
22
Texas Tech (19-12)
At Large Bid
23
West Virginia (26-8)
At Large Bid
7. Big East Conference
5 of 10
50%
24
Seton Hall (25-8)
Tournament Champion
25
Butler (21-10)
At Large Bid
26
Providence (23-10)
At Large Bid
27
Villanova (29-5)
At Large Bid
28
Xavier (27-5)
At Large Bid
8. Big Sky Conference
1 of 12
8%
29
Weber State (26-8)
Tournament Champion
9. Big South Conference
1 of 11
9%
30
North Carolina - Asheville (22-11)
Tournament Champion
10. Big Ten Conference
7 of 14
50%
31
Michigan State (29-5)
Tournament Champion
32
Indiana (25-7)
At Large Bid
33
(21-10)
At Large Bid
34
Maryland (25-8)
At Large Bid
35
Michigan(22-12)
At Large Bid
36
Purdue (26-8)
At Large Bid
37
Wisconsin (20-12)
At Large Bid
11. Big West Conference
1 of 9
11%
38
Hawaii (27-5)
Tournament Champion
12. Colonial Athletic Association
1 of 10
10%
39
North Carolina - Wilmington (25-7)
Tournament Champion
13. Conference USA
1 of 14
7%
40
Middle Tennessee State (24-9)
Tournament Champion
14. Horizon League
1 of 10
10%
41
Green Bay (23-12)
Tournament Champion
15. Ivy League
1 of 8
13%
42
Yale (22-6)
Regular Season Champion
16. Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC)
1 of 11
9%
43
Iona (22-10)
Tournament Champion
17. Mid-American Conference (MAC)
1 of 12
8%
44
Buffalo (20-14)
Tournament Champion
18. Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC)
1 of 13
8%
45
Hampton (21-10)
Tournament Champion
19. Missouri Valley Conference
2 of 10
20%
46
Northern Iowa (22-12)
Tournament Champion
47
ita State (24-8)
At Large Bid
20. Mountain West Conference
1 of 11
9%
48
Fresno State (25-9)
Tournament Champion
21. Northeast Conference
1 of 10
10%
49
Fairleigh Dickinson (18-14)
Tournament Champion
22. Ohio Valley Conference
1 of 12
8%
50
Austin Peay (18-17)
Tournament Champion
23. Pacific 12 Conference
7 of 12
58%
51
Oregon (28-6)
Tournament Champion
52
Arizona (25-8)
At Large Bid
53
California (23-10)
At Large Bid
54
Colorado (22-11)
At Large Bid
55
Oregon State (19-12)
At Large Bid
56
Southern California (21-12)
At Large Bid
57
Utah (26-8)
At Large Bid
24. Patriot League
1 of 10
10%
58
Holy Cross (14-19)
Tournament Champion
25. Southeastern Conference (SEC)
3 of 14
21%
59
Kentucky (26-8)
Tournament Champion
60
Texas A&M (26-8)
At Large Bid
61
Vanderbilt (19-13)
At Large Bid
26. Southern Conference (SOCON)
1 of 10
10%
62
Chatanooga (28-6)
Tournament Champion
27. Southland Conference
1 of 13
8%
63
Stephen F. Austin (27-5)
Tournament Champion
28. Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC)
1 of 10
10%
64
Southern (22-12)
Tournament Champion
29. Summit League
1 of 9
11%
65
South Dakota State (26-7)
Tournament Champion
30. Sun Belt Conference
1 of 11
9%
66
Arkansas - Little Rock (29-4)
Tournament Champion
31. West Coast Conference
1 of 10
10%
67
Gonzaga (26-7)
Tournament Champion
32. Western Athletic Conference (WAC)
1 of 8
13%
68
California State - Bakersfield (24-8)
Tournament Champion