* Note: This is our pre-selection prediction of what the bracket will look like.

Region 1

1
Villanova
16
Texas Southern / North Carolina Central TXSO / NCCU
8
St. Bonaventure
9
UCLA
4
Arizona
13
College of Charleston
5
Loyola Chicago
12
South Dakota St. / San Diego St. SDST / SDSU
6
Texas Tech
11
Middle Tennessee
3
Kentucky
14
Lipscomb
7
Rhode Island
10
Butler
2
Cincinnati
15
Pennsylvania

Region 2

1
North Carolina
16
Cal St. Fullerton
8
Providence
9
Alabama
4
Michigan St.
13
Buffalo
5
Ohio St.
12
Saint Mary's (CA)
6
Arkansas
11
Louisville
3
Clemson
14
Stephen F. Austin
7
Gonzaga
10
Oklahoma
2
Tennessee
15
Iona

Region 3

Virginia
1
Georgia St. / Long Island GAST / LIU
16
Seton Hall
8
Missouri
9
Michigan
4
Montana
13
Houston
5
Murray St. / Temple MURR / TEM
12
Nevada
6
Syracuse
11
Auburn
3
Marshall
14
Miami FL
7
Creighton
10
Duke
2
MD Baltimore County
15

Region 4

Xavier
1
Radford
16
Florida
8
Southern California
9
Texas A&M
5
Davidson
12
Wichita St.
4
NC Greensboro
13
West Virginia
6
New Mexico St.
11
Purdue
3
Bucknell
14
Texas Christian
7
Western Kentucky
10
Kansas
2
Wright St.
15