Posted: Tue January 8, 2013 1:13PM; Updated: Tue January 8, 2013 1:13PM
Andy Glockner
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2013 NCAA Tournament Projection
 
 
EAST - Washington, D.C.
 
Philadelphia
 
1 Duke* (ACC)
16 NC Central* (MEAC)
 
 
8 Oklahoma State
9 Colorado State
 
 
Dayton
 
5 Kansas State
12 Belmont* (Ohio Valley)
 
 
4 Notre Dame
13 Louisiana Tech* (WAC)
 
 
Austin
 
6 UCLA
11 Bucknell* (Patriot)
 
 
3 Creighton* (Missouri Valley)
14 Western Michigan* (MAC)
 
 
Lexington
 
7 Wyoming
10 Saint Louis
 
 
2 Indiana
15 Detroit* (Horizon)
 
MIDWEST - Indianapolis
 
Auburn Hills
 
1 Michigan* (Big Ten)
16 USC Upstate* (Atlantic Sun)/Northeastern* (CAA)
 
 
8 Colorado
9 VCU
 
 
Kansas City
 
5 Wichita State
12 Iowa State/Tennessee
 
 
4 Missouri
13 North Dakota State* (Summit)
 
 
Dayton
 
6 UNLV
11 Arizona State
 
 
3 Illinois
14 Charleston* (SoCon)
 
 
Philadelphia
 
7 Miami (Fla.)
10 Kentucky
 
 
2 Syracuse
15 Stony Brook* (America East)
 
 
 
 
 
SOUTH - Arlington, Texas
 
Kansas City
 
1 Kansas* (Big 12)
16 Cal Poly* (Big West)/UNC Asheville* (Big South)
 
 
8 Marquette
9 Maryland
 
 
Salt Lake City
 
5 Georgetown
12 Memphis/Indiana State
 
 
4 Butler* (Atlantic 10)
13 Stephen F. Austin* (Southland)
 
 
Austin
 
6 San Diego State
11 North Carolina
 
 
3 Florida* (SEC)
14 Harvard* (Ivy)
 
 
Auburn Hills
 
7 Oregon
10 Baylor
 
 
2 Minnesota
15 Canisius* (MAAC)
 
WEST - Los Angeles
 
Salt Lake City
 
1 Arizona* (Pac-12)
16 Southern* (SWAC)
 
 
8 Ohio State
9 Cincinnati
 
 
San Jose
 
5 New Mexico* (Mountain West)
12 Southern Miss* (Conference USA)
 
 
4 North Carolina State
13 Middle Tennessee State* (Sun Belt)
 
 
San Jose
 
6 Temple
11 Boise State
 
 
3 Gonzaga* (West Coast)
14 Montana* (Big Sky)
 
 
Lexington
 
7 Michigan State
10 Oklahoma
 
 
2 Louisville* (Big East)
15 Wagner* (Northeast)
 
 

* Designated auto-bid winners from each conference

Last four in: Memphis, Tennessee, Indiana State, Iowa State

Last four out: BYU, St. John's, Saint Joseph's, Wisconsin

Bids by conference: Big Ten, Mountain West, Big 12 and Big East (6); Pac-12 and ACC (5); SEC and Atlantic 10 (4); Missouri Valley (3); Conference USA (2)

For more in-depth analysis, check out the Bubble Watch.

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