|2012 NCAA Tournament Projection|
|* Designated auto-bid winners from each conference, based on best RPI for conference leader (fewest league losses)|
Last four in: Marshall, NC State, Saint Louis, BYU.
Last four out: Oregon, New Mexico, Northwestern, Arizona.
Bids by conference: Big Ten and Big East (8); Big 12, ACC and SEC (5); Atlantic 10 (4); Conference USA, West Coast and Mountain West (3); Missouri Valley and Pac 12 (2).
Note: Cincinnati and Stanford swapped seeds to help avoid bracket conflicts.
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