Stanford, out. Dayton, in. While the rest of the bracket had some small jockeying between the rankings, the biggest change was the Flyers tagging in and the Cardinal diving out. Stanford lost by 3 at home to Colorado, while Dayton knocked off the suddenly slipping Saint Louis on the Billikens home floor.
1: Arizona, Florida, Villanova, Wisconsin
2: Wichita St., Syracuse, Kansas, Virginia
3: Michigan, San Diego St., Creighton, Duke
4: Iowa St., Cincinnati, Massachusetts, Michigan St.
5: Louisville, Saint Louis, North Carolina, Connecticut
6: New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas, UCLA
7: Ohio St., George Washington, VCU, Gonzaga
8: Memphis, Kentucky, Pittsburgh, Iowa
9: Arizona St., SMU, Colorado, Harvard
10: Oregon, Green Bay, Stephen F. Austin, Saint Joseph’s
11: Southern Miss, Xavier, Providence, Kansas St.
12: Baylor, Oklahoma St., (Florida St./Dayton), Toledo
13: (Arkansas/Missouri), North Dakota St., Louisiana Tech, North Carolina Central
14: Belmont, Delaware, Boston University, Georgia St.
15: Iona, New Mexico St., Mercer, UC Irvine
16: Vermont, Davidson, (Robert Morris/Weber St.), (Coastal Carolina/Texas Southern)
Last Four In: Florida St., Dayton, Arkansas, Missouri
First Four Out: Stanford, Nebraska, BYU, Clemson
Next Four Out: Utah, Tennessee, California, St. John’s