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Bracketology 2023: Plenty of Contenders—Both Familiar and Not So—for the Top Line

Selection Sunday is now just six weeks away. Before I turn my attention to the bubble next Friday, I wanted to look at the crowded race for the four No. 1 seeds in the 2023 bracket.

Bracketology 2023: Guess Who’s Back?

Kentucky returns to the field today, albeit as one of the four teams ticketed for Dayton. (Can you imagine that atmosphere?) We also have a new No. 1 seed today—a topic I will happen to touch more upon when Friday arrives.

Bracketology 2023: Text-Only Bracket and Seed List for January 24, 2023

The 1-68 seed list and, for those using screen readers, a text-only version of this Tuesday’s bracket.

Bracketology 2023: A Quick Tuesday Bracket Post

Thanks to migraines on both Friday and Monday, I’m a bit behind on posting!

Bracketology 2023: Text-Only Bracket and Seed List for January 17, 2023

The 1-68 seed list and, for those using screen readers, a text-only version of this Tuesday’s bracket .

Bracketology 2023: New Bracket, Who’s This?

Seriously, the first real bracket of the 2022-23 season features a whopping 32 new entries when compared to my always hilarious preseason projection.

Bracketology 2023: Text-Only Bracket and Seed List for January 10, 2023

The 1-68 seed list and, for those using screen readers, a text-only bracket for the first real bracket of the 2022-23 men’s college basketball season.

Bracketology 2023: Happy 2022-23 College Basketball Season!

New season, new bracket format (for this site anyway)

Bracketology 2023: Preseason Text-Only Bracket and Seed List

The 1-68 seed list and, for those using screen readers, a text-only bracket for Opening Day of the 2022-23 men’s college basketball season.

Bracketology 2022: Checking Our Work with College Basketball Coast to Coast

I’m not sure if this was my best season ever, but it’s close.

Bracketology 2022: One Final Look at the Bubble for 2022

Richmond’s win in the Atlantic 10 final relegated someone to the NIT. But who it will end up being is anybody’s guess. I’ve made mine for better or worse.

Bracketology 2022: The Season’s Final Projection

The Selection Show starts in a short time. I’ll be back tonight with a quick recap of how well I did this season.

Bracketology 2022: The Big Day Arrives

Outside of the last couple of spots, most variables seem to have already sorted themselves out.

Bracketology 2022: (High) Quality Wins or Metrics?

Which will the Selection Committee value the most this season? We’ll find out tonight, but I’m leaning toward the former.

Bracketology 2022: So Much Still Up in the Air with Two Days Left

Beyond the bubble, you could see some changes among the top four seeds after Saturday. The fourth No. 1 seed and fourth No. 4 seed both seem to be up for grabs heading into the final day and a half before the Selection Show.

Bracketology 2022: Major Changes Around the Cut Line Heading Into Selection Saturday

Indiana and Virginia Tech now safe? Oklahoma still in? Rutgers out? What about Texas A&M and Dayton?

Bracketology 2022: Friday Afternoon’s Action Tightened the Bubble Significantly

Davidson did what it needed to to solidify an at-large. Indiana might have done the same. And then Texas A&M shook up both the bubble picture and the race for the final No. 1 seed.

Bracketology 2022: A Loaded Friday Is Underway

There are 17 bubble games on today’s schedule, so get comfortable.

Bracketology 2022: The Friday Morning Bubble Picture

Yesterday’s action saw significant shuffling around the cut line. Expect to see even more with today’s busy schedule.

Bracketology 2022: Your Thursday Night Bubble Picture

A quick rundown of who has locked up 2022 NCAA Men’s Tournament bids, along with capsules on the teams on either side of the cut line. Updated after Thursday’s afternoon games.

Bracketology 2022: We’ve Hit Peak Championship Fortnight

There are 61 games on tap today. Amazingly, none of them will offer up an automatic bid, but there are 12 contests with bubble implications scattered about.

Bracketology 2022: The Cut Line Picture Heading Into Thursday’s Play

A quick rundown of who has locked up 2022 NCAA Men’s Tournament bids, along with capsules on the teams on either side of the cut line.

Bracketology 2022: A Few Games of Bubble Interest for Your Wednesday

Today’s action is a mere appetizer for what’s to come on Thursday and Friday.

Bracketology 2022: Chalk in the WCC Semifinals Leads to Few Changes

There was some shifting on the bottom four seed lines; however, thanks to the night’s conference tournament results.

Bracketology 2022: Loyola Chicago Was a Bubble Team’s Best Friend on Sunday

The Ramblers edged Drake in the Arch Madness final, 64-58, to claim one last Missouri Valley title and ensure the conference would place just one team in the 2022 NCAA Tournament. Rutgers was the immediate beneficiary of Loyola’s victory, but the door is now a bit more open for a slew of other teams set to take the floor later this week.

Bracketology 2022: One Week

In just seven days, we will have an actual bracket for the 2021 NCAA Men’s Division I Basketball Championship. What twists and turns await us in those intervening hours? Saturday might have given us a sneak preview.

Bracketology 2022: Entering the Homestretch

For some, the regular season comes to a close this weekend. For others, the dreams of an NCAA bid might just end today or tomorrow. Here’s a look at where things stand on this Saturday, as I move to daily (at a minimum) projections from now until Selection Sunday.

Bracketology 2022: Welcome to the Month of Madness!

On February’s final Saturday, the top six teams in the AP poll all lost on the same day for the first time ever. If that’s a preview of what’s to come between now and April 4th, college basketball fans will experience a great month.

Bracketology 2022: February Draws to Close ...

With so much to still be decided, including the sorting of the crowded bubble picture.

Bracketology 2022: Building Off the Committee’s Sneak Peek

The top four lines of Friday’s bracket largely resembled the Selection Committee’s top 16, revealed one day later. The differences (and similarities, for that matter) will guide this exercise over the remaining three weeks of the season.

Bracketology 2022: A Lock and Bubble Update Before Saturday’s Sneak Peek

The Selection Committee will reveal who it has placed on the top four seed lines on Saturday at 12:30 p.m. ET on CBS. What they reveal will guide my projections the rest of the way.

Bracketology 2022: The Bubble Is Not a Place for the Claustrophobic

Things have started to get crowded near the cut line after a very busy four days.