BYU men's basketball wrapped up the regular season with two wins over San Francisco and Saint Mary's last week. The Cougars head into the WCC tournament as the #2 seed, with an opportunity to play #3 Pacific in the Semifinals should the Tigers advance. Below are the updated NCAA tournament projections for BYU.
Lunardi has BYU penciled in as a #7 seed in his latest bracketology. In Lunardi's projections, the Cougars would face #10 North Carolina for an opportunity to play either #2 Alabama or #15 Cleveland State in the second round.
According to Lunardi, BYU has at least 80% chance to make the NCAA tournament. The Cougars dropped below the 80% threshold a few weeks ago when they lost to Pepperdine.
Jerry Palm put BYU as a #7 seed in his latest projections - up from a #8 seed last week. He has BYU facing #10 LSU in the first round for an opportunity to play ( most likely) #2 Ohio State.
Fox College Hoops
Fox College Hoops has BYU as a #7 seed, up from a #9 seed last week. The Cougars would face #10 North Carolina for an opportunity to play the winner of #2 West Virginia and #15 South Dakota State.
Andy Katz put BYU as an #8 seed. He has BYU facing #9 Loyola Chicago in the first round.
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