Mike DeSimone's 2018 NCAA
Basketball Tournament Page (West)
Predictions Last Modified: March 14, 2017
Prediction Results
Region Correct Incorrect Total Games Percent Correct
East 12 5 17 70.6%
Midwest 10 6 16 62.5%
South 3 12 15 20.0%
West 11 5 16 68.8%
Final Four 1 2 3 33/3%
Overall 37 30 67 55.2%

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

First Round for 16th Seed
Predicted Results
Actual Results
North Carolina Central (19-15)
Tournament Champion

PREDICTED: North Carolina Central

ACTUAL: Texas Southern

Texas Southern (15-19)
Tournament Champion
Second Round 64 Third Round 32
Predicted Results
Actual Results
Sweet 16
Predicted Results
Actual Results
Elite 8
Predicted Results
Actual Results

Final 4
Predicted Results
Actual Results

1

Xavier (28-5)
At Large Bid

PREDICTED: Xavier

ACTUAL: Xavier

PREDICTED: Xavier

ACTUAL: Florida State

PREDICTED: Xavier

ACTUAL: Florida State

PREDICTED: Michigan

ACTUAL: Michigan

16

Texas Southern (15-19)
Tournament Champion

8
Missouri (20-12)
At Large Bid

PREDICTED: Florida State

ACTUAL: Florida State

9
Florida State (20-11)
At Large Bid
5
Ohio State (24-8)
At Large Bid

PREDICTED: Ohio State

ACTUAL: Ohio State

PREDICTED: Gonzaga

ACTUAL: Gonzaga

12
South Dakota State (28-6)
Tournament Champion
4
Gonzaga (30-4)
Tournament Champion

PREDICTED: Gonzaga

ACTUAL: Gonzaga

13
UNC-Greensboro (27-7)
Tournament Champion
6
Houston (26-7)
At Large Bid

PREDICTED: Houston

ACTUAL: Houston

PREDICTED: Michigan

ACTUAL: Michigan

PREDICTED: Michigan

ACTUAL: Michigan

11
San Diego State (22-10)
Tournament Champion
3
Michigan (28-7)
Tournament Champion

PREDICTED: Michigan

ACTUAL: Michigan

14
Montana (26-7)
Tournament Champion
7
Texas A&M (20-12)
At Large Bid

PREDICTED: Providence

ACTUAL: Texas A&M

PREDICTED: North Carolina

ACTUAL: Texas A&M

10
Providence (21-13)
At Large Bid
2
North Carolina (25-10)
At Large Bid

PREDICTED: North Carolina

ACTUAL: North Carolina

15
Lipscomp (23-9)
Tournament Champion