Bubble Watch: New Mexico & Marshall Crack Field

    
December 20th, 2011

Based on CollegeHoops.net's most recent Bracketology projection, here is how the NCAA Tournament Bubble currently stands. CHN will publish Bubble Watch on Tuesday's following the Bracketology update.

 

As always, the field below is a prediction of what the committee would do as things stand today, not what they should do. Teams are listed in order of likelihood of making the tournament.

 

Only includes records against D1 teams.

 

 

 

   Team Conf. Record RPI KenPom AP Coaches
Purdue B10 9-3 77 25 38  
  Wichita St MVC 8-2 42 24 33  
  Seton Hall BE 9-1 7 62   41
  West Virginia BE 8-2 43 32    
  Minnesota B10 11-1 16 42    
  Arizona P12 7-4 35 45    
New Mexico MWC 7-2 72 35    
Marshall CUSA 8-2 47 48    
Memphis CUSA 6-4 76 30   34
  Temple A10 7-3 34 41    
Bubble              
  Oklahoma B12 8-1 31 60   40
Ole Miss SEC 9-2 41 78    
  Virginia Tech ACC 9-3 45 40    
  BYU WCC 7-3 79 20    
  St. Joseph's A10 8-3 13 64   37
Vanderbilt SEC 7-4 29 51 37 36
Oregon St P12 8-2 121 63    
Cincinnati BE 7-3 165 54    
Southern Miss CUSA 8-2 4 73    

 

Dropped Out of Bubble Watch: Miami, Oregon, Washington

 

 

Projected Conference Champs that would be on the Bubble if they lost title:

 

   Team Conf. Record RPI KenPom.com AP Coaches
  Saint Mary's WCC 7-1 46 26   35
  Cleveland St HOR 9-2 37 90 35  
Bubble              
  Kent St MAC 7-1 70 59    
  Iona MAAC 9-2 9 44    

 

Projected Conference Leaders Out of Bubble Watch: Belmont

 


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