*Designated auto-bid winners from each conference. Auto bids are determined by team with the best RPI of those with the fewest league losses. Head to head tiebreaker will come into play later in the season. Right now, it's more important to keep the quality integrity at the bottom of the bracket.
Last four in: Saint Mary's, Boise State, Illinois, Temple
Last four out: Baylor, Indiana State, Arizona State, Villanova
Bids by conference: Big East (8); Big Ten (7); Big 12, Mountain West, and Atlantic 10 (5); Pac-12, SEC and ACC (4), Missouri Valley, West Coast and Conference USA (2)
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