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Projecting the men's NCAA Tournament field

Selection Sunday is one day away. Here are Times staff writer Brian Landman's best guesses at who will make the field of 65.

Automatic berths (31)

Binghamton America East

TempleAtlantic 10

North Carolina ACC

East Tenn. St. * Atlantic Sun

Missouri Big 12

Louisville Big East

Portland St. * Big Sky

Radford * Big South

Michigan St.Big Ten

Cal St. Northridge Big West

VCU * Colonial

Memphis C-USA

Cleveland St. * Horizon

Cornell * Ivy

Siena * Metro Atlantic

Buffalo Mid-American

Morgan St.MEAC

Northern Iowa * Mo. Valley

Utah Mountain West

Robert Morris * Northeast

Morehead St. * Ohio Valley

Arizona St.Pac-10

American * Patriot


Chattanooga * Southern

Stephen F. Austin Southland

Alabama St.SWAC

North Dakota St. * Summit

Western Ky. * Sun Belt

Gonzaga * West Coast

Utah St.WAC

* Already earned berth

At-large berths (34)

Atlantic 10 (2): Dayton, Xavier

ACC (6): Boston College, Clemson, Duke, Florida State, Maryland, Wake Forest

Big 12 (5): Kansas, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, Texas, Texas A&M

Big East (6): Connecticut, Marquette, Pittsburgh, Syracuse, Villanova, West Virginia

Big Ten (7): Illinois, Michigan, Minnesota, Penn State, Purdue, Ohio State, Wisconsin

Horizon (1): Butler

Mountain West (2): BYU, San Diego State

Pac-10 (3): California, UCLA, Washington

SEC (1): Tennessee

West Coast (1): Saint Mary's

Last four in


Ohio State

Saint Mary's

San Diego State

Last four out





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Projecting the men's NCAA Tournament field 03/06/09 [Last modified: Saturday, March 14, 2009 8:40pm]
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