Tuesday, March 10, 2009

Pomeroy Bracketology

Conference Champions (*-Projected, Pomeroy Ranking in Perentheses)-

ACC- North Carolina (2)*
America East- Binghamton (160)*
Atlantic Sun- East Tennessee State (161)
Atlantic 10- Xavier (25)*
Big XII- Kansas (10)*
Big East- Louisvile (8)*
Big Sky- Weber St. (101)*
Big South- Radford (172)
Big Ten- Michigan St. (11)*
Big West- CSU Northridge (107)*
Colonial- Virginia Commonwealth (52)
Conference USA- Memphis (1)*
Horizon- Butler (40)*
Ivy- Cornell (100)
MAAC- Siena (65)
MAC- Bowling Green (151)*
MEAC- Morgan St. (153)*
Missouri Valley- Northern Iowa (84)
Mountain West- BYU (13)
Northeast- Robert Morris (124)*
Ohio Valley- Morehead State (166)
Pac 10- Washington (14)*
Patriot- American (115)*
SEC- LSU (43)*
Southern- Chattanooga (213)
Southland- Stephen F. Austin (96)*
Summit- North Dakota St. (68)*
Sunbelt- Western Kentucky (103)*
SWAC- Alabama St. (203)*
WAC- Utah St. (56)*
West Coast- Gonzaga (5)

Top 34 At-Large Teams (Based on Pomeroy Rankings)-

UCONN (3)
Pitt (4)
Duke (6)
UCLA (7)
West Virginia (9)
Missouri (12)
Arizona St. (15)
Wake Forest (16)
Oklahoma (17)
Clemson (18)
Purdue (19)
Villanova (20)
Syracuse (21)
Illinois (22)
Marquette (23)
Georgetown (24)
Utah (26)
Texas (27)
Wisconsin (28)
California (29)
Miami, Florida (30)
Oklahoma St. (31)
New Mexico (32)
USC (33)
Arizona (34)
Washington St. (35)
Notre Dame (36)
Florida St. (37)
Tennessee (38)
UAB (39)
Kansas St. (41)
San Diego St. (42)
Florida (44)
Texas A&M (45)

Looking at it this way, the Irish are deserving of a bid (and so is a 7-11 Georgetown team).

Major Conference Teams In:
ACC- 6
Big East- 9
Big Ten- 4
Big XII- 7
Pac 10- 7
SEC- 3

Mountain West- 4

3 comments:

the iNDefatigable mjenks said...

How can North Carolina be the ACC conference champion and an at-large?

BlackandGreen said...

Ouch. Good catch, let me know if there are any other mistakes.

A&M gets in and gives the Big XII a seventh bid.

Anonymous said...

That's easy, UNC will get two seeds. (Just pray they don't meet in the tournament, or the whole space time continuum will cave in on itself.)