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By CBS College Hoops expert Jerry Palm on NCAA March Madness Bracket Projections

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Last 4 In

Team Net
Colorado(19-9) 29
Gonzaga(22-6) 21
Utah(17-11) 53
Seton Hall(18-10) 64

First 4 Out

Team Net
Providence(18-10) 56
Oregon(19-9) 63
Villanova(16-12) 32
Wake Forest(18-10) 27
Team Bracket Index UpdatedFeb 29, 7:57am

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Seed Team Conf Net* Quad 1* Quad 2* Quad 3* Quad 4* Sos* Nc Sos* Next Game
1 E UConn(25-3) Big East 4 9-3 5-0 2-0 9-0 44 76 Mar 03, 12:00pm ET
M Purdue(25-3) Big Ten 2 9-3 7-0 6-0 3-0 9 8 Mar 02, 8:00pm ET
S Houston(25-3) Big 12 1 7-3 7-0 4-0 7-0 28 205 Mar 02, 8:00pm ET
W N. Carolina(22-6) ACC 9 7-4 5-1 5-1 5-0 20 27 Mar 02, 4:00pm ET
2 E Kansas(21-7) Big 12 17 6-6 6-0 4-1 4-0 6 40 Mar 02, 1:00pm ET
M Tennessee(22-6) SEC 5 5-5 6-1 6-0 5-0 16 16 Mar 02, 8:00pm ET
S Marquette(22-6) Big East 11 6-5 6-1 3-0 7-0 18 18 Mar 02, 2:30pm ET
W Arizona(22-6) Pac-12 3 8-3 4-2 7-1 3-0 32 12 Mar 02, 2:00pm ET
3 E San Diego St.(22-7) Mountain West 18 4-7 4-0 7-0 5-0 27 14 Mar 05, 11:00pm ET
M Iowa St.(22-6) Big 12 8 5-4 6-2 2-0 9-0 39 331 Mar 02, 4:00pm ET
S Alabama(20-8) SEC 6 3-7 8-1 6-0 3-0 3 17 Mar 02, 8:00pm ET
W Baylor(20-8) Big 12 14 6-7 5-1 3-0 5-0 2 75 Mar 02, 1:00pm ET
4 E Auburn(21-7) SEC 7 1-7 7-0 8-0 5-0 57 170 Mar 02, 4:00pm ET
M Duke(22-6) ACC 13 6-3 3-2 7-1 6-0 73 114 Mar 02, 6:00pm ET
S Illinois(21-7) Big Ten 16 4-5 6-2 6-0 5-0 62 141 Mar 02, 1:00pm ET
W Creighton(21-8) Big East 12 6-5 7-3 1-0 7-0 23 48 Mar 02, 2:30pm ET
5 E Wisconsin(18-10) Big Ten 22 7-6 5-4 2-0 4-0 8 20 Mar 02, 1:00pm ET
M Kentucky(20-8) SEC 19 5-5 2-2 7-1 6-0 52 176 Mar 02, 1:30pm ET
S Utah St.(23-5) Mountain West 35 4-4 4-1 5-0 8-0 80 193 Mar 01, 11:00pm ET
W Clemson(20-8) ACC 23 5-3 4-3 6-2 5-0 45 62 Mar 02, 7:45pm ET
6 E BYU(20-8) Big 12 10 5-6 4-2 2-0 9-0 47 302 Mar 02, 9:00pm ET
M Dayton(22-5) Atlantic 10 20 3-4 5-1 7-0 7-0 89 32 Mar 01, 9:00pm ET
S Colo. St.(20-9) Mountain West 30 5-6 3-2 6-1 4-0 33 85 Mar 02, 4:00pm ET
W South Carolina(23-5) SEC 47 3-3 6-0 5-2 9-0 83 282 Mar 02, 12:00pm ET
7 E Washington St.(21-7) Pac-12 36 6-3 3-3 5-1 7-0 78 294 Mar 02, 7:00pm ET
M TCU(19-9) Big 12 38 3-8 4-1 4-0 8-0 35 323 Mar 02, 9:00pm ET
S Nevada(23-6) Mountain West 39 6-5 1-0 6-1 9-0 88 262 Mar 01, 10:30pm ET
W Texas Tech(19-9) Big 12 43 4-7 3-2 3-0 9-0 38 313 Mar 02, 6:00pm ET
8 E Boise St.(20-8) Mountain West 26 5-4 2-3 4-1 7-0 63 30 Mar 02, 8:00pm ET
M Saint Mary's(23-6) West Coast 15 4-2 3-2 4-2 11-0 114 79 Mar 02, 10:00pm ET
S Florida(20-8) SEC 33 3-7 3-1 8-0 6-0 46 99 Mar 02, 12:00pm ET
W Oklahoma(19-9) Big 12 42 4-7 3-2 4-0 8-0 37 281 Mar 02, 8:00pm ET
9 E Michigan St.(17-11) Big Ten 24 4-8 5-3 4-0 4-0 21 43 Mar 02, 8:00pm ET
M Miss. St.(19-9) SEC 31 4-6 3-1 7-1 5-1 54 233 Mar 02, 4:00pm ET
S Northwestern(20-8) Big Ten 48 5-6 5-1 4-0 6-1 49 329 Mar 02, 5:30pm ET
W FAU(21-7) American Athletic 37 1-1 6-4