Games to Watch (1/13/2019)

Starting this season, I’ve decided to catalog the most tournament-relevant games to watch (if there are any) each night, along with the tip-off time, TV channel, and projected score of the game when input into my own personal game-scoring model. I will also revisit the projections from the day before to archive their accuracy.

YESTERDAY’S GAMES

Virginia (14-0) @ Clemson (10-5)

Projected Score: Virginia – 66, Clemson – 59
Actual Score: Virginia – 63, Clemson – 43

Louisville (10-5) @ North Carolina (12-3)

Projected Score: North Carolina – 84, Louisville – 73
Actual Score: Louisville – 83, North Carolina – 62

Kansas State (11-4) @ Iowa State (12-3)

Projected Score: Iowa State – 71, Kansas State – 62
Actual Score: Kasnas State – 58, Iowa State – 57

Ole Miss (12-2) @ Mississippi State (12-2)

Projected Score: Mississippi State – 78, Ole Miss – 71
Actual Score: Ole Miss – 81, Mississippi State – 77

Duke (13-1) @ Florida State (13-2)

Projected Score: Duke – 81, Florida State – 74
Actual Score: Duke – 80, Florida State – 78

Texas Tech (14-1) @ Texas (10-5)

Projected Score: Texas Tech – 64, Texas – 62
Actual Score: Texas Tech – 68, Texas – 62

Seton Hall (12-4) @ Marquette (13-3)

Projected Score: Marquette – 79, Seton Hall – 72
Actual Score: Marquette – 70, Seton Hall – 66

TCU (12-2) @ Oklahoma (12-3)

Projected Score: Oklahoma – 77, TCU – 72
Actual Score: Oklahoma – 76, TCU – 74

VCU (11-4) @ Davidson (11-4)

Projected Score: Davidson – 68, VCU – 67
Actual Score: Davidson – 64, VCU – 57

Ohio State (12-3) @ Iowa (13-3)

Projected Score: Iowa – 74, Ohio State – 73
Actual Score: Iowa – 72, Ohio State – 62

Montana (10-6) @ Northern Colorado (10-5)

Projected Score: Montana – 74, Northern Colorado – 73
Actual Score: Montana – 88, Northern Colorado – 64

Tennessee (13-1) @ Florida (9-5)

Projected Score: Tennessee – 71, Florida – 66
Actual Score: Tennessee – 78, Florida – 67

Nevada (15-1) @ Fresno State (12-3)

Projected Score: Nevada – 75, Fresno State – 71
Actual Score: Nevada – 74, Fresno State – 64

Vanderbilt (9-5) @ Kentucky (11-3)

Projected Score: Kentucky – 82, Vanderbilt – 68
Actual Score: Kentucky – 56, Vanderbilt – 47

Gonzaga (15-2) @ San Francisco (14-2)

Projected Score: Gonzaga – 78, San Francisco – 70
Actual Score: Gonzaga – 96, San Francisco – 83

2019 Model Pick Record: 37-14

TODAY’S GAMES

Villanova (12-4) @ Creighton (10-6)

Tip Time: 12 PM EST
TV Channel: Fox
Projected Score: Villanova – 76, Creighton – 75

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1-3-1 Sports Field of 68 – January 13th

Welcome back to 1-3-1 Sports! My goal is to update my bracketology projections daily for the entirety of the season, so that my audience can have the most accurate, up-to-date picture of the college basketball landscape. As always, I’m open to feedback and ideas from readers regarding potential topics, discussions, etc. Furthermore, if any individual team websites are interested in working in conjunction on team-specific bracketology Q&A pieces, I’d love to contribute. Let the fun begin!

THE BRACKET
Bracket 011319
PROJECTED SEEDING

The 1 Seeds

Duke, Michigan, Virginia, Tennessee

The 2 Seeds

Michigan State, Gonzaga, Kansas, Texas Tech

The 3 Seeds

Nevada, Virginia Tech, Oklahoma, North Carolina

The 4 Seeds

Kentucky, Auburn, Houston, Florida State

The 5 Seeds

Marquette, NC State, Buffalo, Indiana

The 6 Seeds

Maryland, Mississippi State, Iowa State, Wisconsin

The 7 Seeds

Villanova, Nebraska, LSU, Ohio State

The 8 Seeds

Louisville, Purdue, TCU, Ole Miss

The 9 Seeds

Iowa, Cincinnati, Seton Hall, UCF

The 10 Seeds

St. John’s, Kansas State, Minnesota, Texas

The 11 Seeds

Arizona, Temple, Syracuse, Washington, Florida, Butler

The 12 Seeds

Wofford, Murray State, Lipscomb, Davidson

The 13 Seeds

Hofstra, North Texas, Yale, New Mexico State

The 14 Seeds

Georgia State, Loyola-Chicago, UC Irvine, Vermont

The 15 Seeds

Radford, Montana, Northern Kentucky, Lehigh

The 16 Seeds

Abilene Christian, Rider, Purdue-Fort Wayne, Texas Southern, Wagner, Norfolk State

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BUBBLE ACTION

Last Four In

Syracuse, Washington, Florida, Butler

First Four Out

Arizona State, Creighton, San Francisco, Alabama

Next Four Out

Saint Louis, Utah State, Fresno State, Clemson

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CONFERENCE BREAKDOWN

Big Ten (10), ACC (8), Big 12 (7), SEC (7), Big East (5), American (4), Pac-12 (2)

ACC – Duke, Virginia, North Carolina, Virginia Tech, Florida State, NC State, Louisville,  Syracuse

America East – Vermont

American – Houston, Cincinnati, UCF, Temple

Atlantic 10 – Davidson

Atlantic Sun – Lipscomb

Big 12 – Kansas, Texas Tech, Oklahoma, Iowa State, TCU, Texas, Kansas State

Big East – Marquette, Villanova, St. John’s, Seton Hall, Butler

Big Sky – Montana

Big South – Radford

Big Ten – Michigan, Michigan State, Indiana, Maryland, Wisconsin, Nebraska, Ohio State, Purdue, Iowa, Minnesota

Big West – UC Irvine

Colonial – Hofstra

Conference USA – North Texas

Horizon – Northern Kentucky

Ivy – Yale

MAAC – Rider

MAC – Buffalo

MEAC – Norfolk State

Missouri Valley – Loyola-Chicago

Mountain West – Nevada

Northeast – Wagner

Ohio Valley – Murray State

Pac-12 – Arizona, Washington

Patriot – Lehigh

SEC – Tennessee, Auburn, Kentucky, Mississippi State, LSU, Ole Miss, Florida

Southern – Wofford

Southland – Abilene Christian

Summit – Purdue-Fort Wayne

Sun Belt – Georgia State

SWAC – Texas Southern

WAC – New Mexico State

WCC – Gonzaga

Games to Watch (1/12/2019)

Starting this season, I’ve decided to catalog the most tournament-relevant games to watch (if there are any) each night, along with the tip-off time, TV channel, and projected score of the game when input into my own personal game-scoring model. I will also revisit the projections from the day before to archive their accuracy.

YESTERDAY’S GAMES

Indiana (12-3) @ Maryland (13-3)

Projected Score: Maryland – 74, Indiana – 69
Actual Score: Maryland – 78, Indiana – 75

Purdue (9-6) @ Wisconsin (11-4)

Projected Score: Wisconsin – 69, Purdue – 66
Actual Score: Purdue – 84, Wisconsin – 80

2019 Model Pick Record: 25-11

TODAY’S GAMES

Virginia (14-0) @ Clemson (10-5)

Tip Time: 12 PM EST
TV Channel: ACC Network
Projected Score: Virginia – 66, Clemson – 59

Louisville (10-5) @ North Carolina (12-3)

Tip Time: 12 PM EST
TV Channel: ESPN
Projected Score: North Carolina – 84, Louisville – 73

Kansas State (11-4) @ Iowa State (12-3)

Tip Time: 12 PM EST
TV Channel: ESPN2
Projected Score: Iowa State – 71, Kansas State – 62

Ole Miss (12-2) @ Mississippi State (12-2)

Tip Time: 1 PM EST
TV Channel: CBS
Projected Score: Mississippi State – 78, Ole Miss – 71

Duke (13-1) @ Florida State (13-2)

Tip Time: 2 PM EST
TV Channel: ESPN
Projected Score: Duke – 81, Florida State – 74

Texas Tech (14-1) @ Texas (10-5)

Tip Time: 2 PM EST
TV Channel: Longhorn Network
Projected Score: Texas Tech – 64, Texas – 62

Seton Hall (12-4) @ Marquette (13-3)

Tip Time: 2 PM EST
TV Channel: Fox Sports 1
Projected Score: Marquette – 79, Seton Hall – 72

TCU (12-2) @ Oklahoma (12-3)

Tip Time: 2 PM EST
TV Channel: Fox Sports Southwest
Projected Score: Oklahoma – 77, TCU – 72

VCU (11-4) @ Davidson (11-4)

Tip Time: 2 PM EST
TV Channel: CBS Sports Network
Projected Score: Davidson – 68, VCU – 67

Ohio State (12-3) @ Iowa (13-3)

Tip Time: 2:30 PM EST
TV Channel: Big Ten Network
Projected Score: Iowa – 74, Ohio State – 73

Montana (10-6) @ Northern Colorado (10-5)

Tip Time: 4 PM EST
TV Channel: Pluto TV
Projected Score: Montana – 74, Northern Colorado – 73

Tennessee (13-1) @ Florida (9-5)

Tip Time: 6 PM EST
TV Channel: ESPN
Projected Score: Tennessee – 71, Florida – 66

Nevada (15-1) @ Fresno State (12-3)

Tip Time: 8 PM EST
TV Channel: ESPNU
Projected Score: Nevada – 75, Fresno State – 71

Vanderbilt (9-5) @ Kentucky (11-3)

Tip Time: 8:30 PM EST
TV Channel: SEC Network
Projected Score: Kentucky – 82, Vanderbilt – 68

Gonzaga (15-2) @ San Francisco (14-2)

Tip Time: 10 PM EST
TV Channel: ESPN2
Projected Score: Gonzaga – 78, San Francisco – 70

1-3-1 Sports Field of 68 – January 12th

Welcome back to 1-3-1 Sports! My goal is to update my bracketology projections daily for the entirety of the season, so that my audience can have the most accurate, up-to-date picture of the college basketball landscape. As always, I’m open to feedback and ideas from readers regarding potential topics, discussions, etc. Furthermore, if any individual team websites are interested in working in conjunction on team-specific bracketology Q&A pieces, I’d love to contribute. Let the fun begin!

THE BRACKET
Bracket 011219
PROJECTED SEEDING

The 1 Seeds

Duke, Michigan, Virginia, Tennessee

The 2 Seeds

Michigan State, Gonzaga, Kansas, Texas Tech

The 3 Seeds

North Carolina, Nevada, Virginia Tech, Oklahoma

The 4 Seeds

Florida State, Kentucky, Auburn, Houston

The 5 Seeds

Mississippi State, Marquette, NC State, Buffalo

The 6 Seeds

Iowa State, Indiana, Ohio State, Maryland

The 7 Seeds

Wisconsin, Villanova, Nebraska, TCU

The 8 Seeds

St. John’s, LSU, Purdue, Cincinnati

The 9 Seeds

Iowa, Seton Hall, Louisville, Texas

The 10 Seeds

UCF, Syracuse, Minnesota, Arizona State

The 11 Seeds

Ole Miss, Kansas State, Arizona, San Francisco, Florida, Temple

The 12 Seeds

VCU, Wofford, Lipscomb, Murray State

The 13 Seeds

North Texas, Yale, New Mexico State, Hofstra

The 14 Seeds

Loyola-Chicago, Georgia State, UC Irvine, Vermont

The 15 Seeds

Radford, Montana, Northern Kentucky, Lehigh

The 16 Seeds

Abilene Christian, Rider, Purdue-Fort Wayne, Texas Southern, Wagner, Norfolk State

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BUBBLE ACTION

Last Four In

Arizona, San Francisco, Florida, Temple

First Four Out

Alabama, Fresno State, Washington, Butler

Next Four Out

Creighton, Clemson, Saint Louis, Vanderbilt

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CONFERENCE BREAKDOWN

Big Ten (10), ACC (8), Big 12 (7), SEC (7), Big East (4), American (4), Pac-12 (2), WCC (2)

ACC – Duke, Virginia, North Carolina, Virginia Tech, Florida State, NC State, Louisville,  Syracuse

America East – Vermont

American – Houston, Cincinnati, UCF, Temple

Atlantic 10 – VCU

Atlantic Sun – Lipscomb

Big 12 – Kansas, Texas Tech, Oklahoma, Iowa State, TCU, Texas, Kansas State

Big East – Marquette, Villanova, St. John’s, Seton Hall

Big Sky – Montana

Big South – Radford

Big Ten – Michigan, Michigan State, Indiana, Ohio State, Maryland, Wisconsin, Nebraska, Purdue, Iowa, Minnesota

Big West – UC Irvine

Colonial – Hofstra

Conference USA – North Texas

Horizon – Northern Kentucky

Ivy – Yale

MAAC – Rider

MAC – Buffalo

MEAC – Norfolk State

Missouri Valley – Loyola-Chicago

Mountain West – Nevada

Northeast – Wagner

Ohio Valley – Murray State

Pac-12 – Arizona State, Arizona

Patriot – Lehigh

SEC – Tennessee, Auburn, Kentucky, Mississippi State, LSU, Ole Miss, Florida

Southern – Wofford

Southland – Abilene Christian

Summit – Purdue-Fort Wayne

Sun Belt – Georgia State

SWAC – Texas Southern

WAC – New Mexico State

WCC – Gonzaga, San Francisco

Games to Watch (1/11/2019)

Starting this season, I’ve decided to catalog the most tournament-relevant games to watch (if there are any) each night, along with the tip-off time, TV channel, and projected score of the game when input into my own personal game-scoring model. I will also revisit the projections from the day before to archive their accuracy.

YESTERDAY’S GAMES

Wofford (12-4) @ UNC-Greensboro (14-2)

Projected Score: Wofford – 72, UNC-Greensboro – 71
Actual Score: Wofford – 72, UNC-Greensboro – 43

2019 Model Pick Record: 24-10

TODAY’S GAMES

Indiana (12-3) @ Maryland (13-3)

Tip Time: 7 PM EST
TV Channel: Fox Sports 1
Projected Score:  Maryland – 74, Indiana – 69

Purdue (9-6) @ Wisconsin (11-4)

Tip Time: 9 PM EST
TV Channel: Fox Sports 1
Projected Score:  Wisconsin – 69, Purdue – 66

 

1-3-1 Sports Field of 68 – January 11th

Welcome back to 1-3-1 Sports! My goal is to update my bracketology projections daily for the entirety of the season, so that my audience can have the most accurate, up-to-date picture of the college basketball landscape. As always, I’m open to feedback and ideas from readers regarding potential topics, discussions, etc. Furthermore, if any individual team websites are interested in working in conjunction on team-specific bracketology Q&A pieces, I’d love to contribute. Let the fun begin!

THE BRACKET
Bracket 011119
PROJECTED SEEDING

The 1 Seeds

Duke, Michigan, Virginia, Tennessee

The 2 Seeds

Michigan State, Gonzaga, Kansas, Texas Tech

The 3 Seeds

North Carolina, Nevada, Virginia Tech, Oklahoma

The 4 Seeds

Florida State, Kentucky, Auburn, Houston

The 5 Seeds

Indiana, Mississippi State, Marquette, Wisconsin

The 6 Seeds

Ohio State, NC State, Buffalo, Iowa State

The 7 Seeds

Villanova, Nebraska, TCU, St. John’s

The 8 Seeds

Cincinnati, LSU, Maryland, Iowa

The 9 Seeds

Seton Hall, Louisville, Purdue, Texas

The 10 Seeds

UCF, Syracuse, Minnesota, Arizona State

The 11 Seeds

Ole Miss, Kansas State, Arizona, San Francisco, Florida, Temple

The 12 Seeds

VCU, Wofford, Lipscomb, Murray State

The 13 Seeds

North Texas, Yale, New Mexico State, Hofstra

The 14 Seeds

Loyola-Chicago, Georgia State, UC Irvine, Vermont

The 15 Seeds

Radford, Montana, Northern Kentucky, Lehigh

The 16 Seeds

Abilene Christian, Rider, Purdue-Fort Wayne, Texas Southern, Wagner, Norfolk State

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BUBBLE ACTION

Last Four In

Arizona, San Francisco, Florida, Temple

First Four Out

Alabama, Fresno State, Washington, Butler

Next Four Out

Creighton, Clemson, Saint Louis, Vanderbilt

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CONFERENCE BREAKDOWN

Big Ten (10), ACC (8), Big 12 (7), SEC (7), Big East (4), American (4), Pac-12 (2), WCC (2)

ACC – Duke, Virginia, North Carolina, Virginia Tech, Florida State, NC State, Louisville,  Syracuse

America East – Vermont

American – Houston, Cincinnati, UCF, Temple

Atlantic 10 – VCU

Atlantic Sun – Lipscomb

Big 12 – Kansas, Texas Tech, Oklahoma, Iowa State, TCU, Texas, Kansas State

Big East – Marquette, Villanova, St. John’s, Seton Hall

Big Sky – Montana

Big South – Radford

Big Ten – Michigan, Michigan State, Indiana, Wisconsin, Ohio State, Nebraska, Maryland, Iowa, Purdue, Minnesota

Big West – UC Irvine

Colonial – Hofstra

Conference USA – North Texas

Horizon – Northern Kentucky

Ivy – Yale

MAAC – Rider

MAC – Buffalo

MEAC – Norfolk State

Missouri Valley – Loyola-Chicago

Mountain West – Nevada

Northeast – Wagner

Ohio Valley – Murray State

Pac-12 – Arizona State, Arizona

Patriot – Lehigh

SEC – Tennessee, Auburn, Kentucky, Mississippi State, LSU, Ole Miss, Florida

Southern – Wofford

Southland – Abilene Christian

Summit – Purdue-Fort Wayne

Sun Belt – Georgia State

SWAC – Texas Southern

WAC – New Mexico State

WCC – Gonzaga, San Francisco

Games to Watch (1/10/2019)

Starting this season, I’ve decided to catalog the most tournament-relevant games to watch (if there are any) each night, along with the tip-off time, TV channel, and projected score of the game when input into my own personal game-scoring model. I will also revisit the projections from the day before to archive their accuracy.

YESTERDAY’S GAMES

Auburn (11-2) @ Ole Miss (11-2)

Projected Score: Auburn – 77, Ole Miss – 75
Actual Score: Ole Miss – 82, Auburn – 67

Houston (15-0) @ Temple (11-3)

Projected Score: Houston – 70, Temple – 67
Actual Score: Temple – 73, Houston – 69

Marquette (12-3) @ Creighton (10-5)

Projected Score: Creighton – 79, Marquette – 78
Actual Score: Marquette – 106, Creighton – 104

Clemson (10-4) @ Syracuse (10-4)

Projected Score: Syracuse – 67, Clemson – 65
Actual Score: Syracuse – 61, Clemson – 53

Florida (8-5) @ Arkansas (10-3)

Projected Score: Florida – 71, Arkansas – 70
Actual Score: Florida – 57, Arkansas – 51

Butler (10-5) @ Seton Hall (11-4)

Projected Score: Seton Hall – 74, Butler – 70
Actual Score: Seton Hall – 76, Butler – 75

TCU (12-1) @ Kansas (12-2)

Projected Score: Kansas – 78, TCU – 71
Actual Score: Kansas – 77, TCU – 68

2019 Model Pick Record: 23-10

TODAY’S GAMES

Wofford (12-4) @ UNC-Greensboro (14-2)

Tip Time: 7 PM EST
TV Channel: ESPN3
Projected Score:  Wofford – 72, UNC-Greensboro – 71

 

1-3-1 Sports Field of 68 – January 10th

Welcome back to 1-3-1 Sports! My goal is to update my bracketology projections daily for the entirety of the season, so that my audience can have the most accurate, up-to-date picture of the college basketball landscape. As always, I’m open to feedback and ideas from readers regarding potential topics, discussions, etc. Furthermore, if any individual team websites are interested in working in conjunction on team-specific bracketology Q&A pieces, I’d love to contribute. Let the fun begin!

THE BRACKET
Bracket 011019
PROJECTED SEEDING

The 1 Seeds

Duke, Michigan, Virginia, Tennessee

The 2 Seeds

Michigan State, Gonzaga, Kansas, Texas Tech

The 3 Seeds

North Carolina, Nevada, Virginia Tech, Oklahoma

The 4 Seeds

Florida State, Kentucky, Auburn, Houston

The 5 Seeds

Indiana, Mississippi State, Marquette, Wisconsin

The 6 Seeds

Ohio State, NC State, Buffalo, Iowa State

The 7 Seeds

Villanova, Nebraska, TCU, St. John’s

The 8 Seeds

Cincinnati, LSU, Maryland, Iowa

The 9 Seeds

Seton Hall, Louisville, Purdue, Texas

The 10 Seeds

UCF, Syracuse, Minnesota, Arizona State

The 11 Seeds

Ole Miss, Kansas State, Arizona, San Francisco, Florida, Temple

The 12 Seeds

Lipscomb, VCU, Murray State, North Texas

The 13 Seeds

UNC-Greensboro, Yale, New Mexico State, Hofstra

The 14 Seeds

Loyola-Chicago, Georgia State, UC Irvine, Vermont

The 15 Seeds

Radford, Montana, Northern Kentucky, Lehigh

The 16 Seeds

Abilene Christian, Rider, Purdue-Fort Wayne, Texas Southern, Wagner, Norfolk State

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BUBBLE ACTION

Last Four In

Arizona, San Francisco, Florida, Temple

First Four Out

Alabama, Fresno State, Washington, Butler

Next Four Out

Creighton, Clemson, Saint Louis, Vanderbilt

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CONFERENCE BREAKDOWN

Big Ten (10), ACC (8), Big 12 (7), SEC (7), Big East (4), American (4), Pac-12 (2), WCC (2)

ACC – Duke, Virginia, North Carolina, Virginia Tech, Florida State, NC State, Louisville,  Syracuse

America East – Vermont

American – Houston, Cincinnati, UCF, Temple

Atlantic 10 – VCU

Atlantic Sun – Lipscomb

Big 12 – Kansas, Texas Tech, Oklahoma, Iowa State, TCU, Texas, Kansas State

Big East – Marquette, Villanova, St. John’s, Seton Hall

Big Sky – Montana

Big South – Radford

Big Ten – Michigan, Michigan State, Indiana, Wisconsin, Ohio State, Nebraska, Maryland, Iowa, Purdue, Minnesota

Big West – UC Irvine

Colonial – Hofstra

Conference USA – North Texas

Horizon – Northern Kentucky

Ivy – Yale

MAAC – Rider

MAC – Buffalo

MEAC – Norfolk State

Missouri Valley – Loyola-Chicago

Mountain West – Nevada

Northeast – Wagner

Ohio Valley – Murray State

Pac-12 – Arizona State, Arizona

Patriot – Lehigh

SEC – Tennessee, Auburn, Kentucky, Mississippi State, LSU, Ole Miss, Florida

Southern – UNC-Greensboro

Southland – Abilene Christian

Summit – Purdue-Fort Wayne

Sun Belt – Georgia State

SWAC – Texas Southern

WAC – New Mexico State

WCC – Gonzaga, San Francisco

Games to Watch (1/9/2019)

Starting this season, I’ve decided to catalog the most tournament-relevant games to watch (if there are any) each night, along with the tip-off time, TV channel, and projected score of the game when input into my own personal game-scoring model. I will also revisit the projections from the day before to archive their accuracy.

YESTERDAY’S GAMES

Toledo (12-2) @ Buffalo (13-1)

Projected Score: Buffalo – 82, Toledo – 73
Actual Score: Buffalo – 110, Toledo – 80

Maryland (12-3) @ Minnesota (12-2)

Projected Score: Minnesota – 71, Maryland – 70
Actual Score: Maryland – 82, Minnesota – 67

St. John’s (14-1) @ Villanova (11-4)

Projected Score: Villanova – 77, St. John’s – 71
Actual Score: Villanova – 76, St. John’s – 71

Purdue (9-5) @ Michigan State (13-2)

Projected Score: Michigan State – 80, Purdue – 70
Actual Score: Michigan State – 77, Purdue – 59

Oklahoma (12-2) @ Texas Tech (13-1)

Projected Score: Texas Tech – 71, Oklahoma – 64
Actual Score: Texas Tech – 66, Oklahoma – 59

North Carolina (11-3) @ NC State (13-1)

Projected Score: North Carolina – 83, NC State – 82
Actual Score: North Carolina – 90, NC State – 82

Alabama (10-3) @ LSU (10-3)

Projected Score: LSU – 79, Alabama – 72
Actual Score: LSU – 88, Alabama – 79

2019 Model Pick Record: 19-7

TODAY’S GAMES

Auburn (11-2) @ Ole Miss (11-2)

Tip Time: 7 PM EST
TV Channel: ESPN2
Projected Score: Auburn – 77, Ole Miss – 75

Houston (15-0) @ Temple (11-3)

Tip Time: 7 PM EST
TV Channel: ESPN News
Projected Score: Houston – 70, Temple – 67

Marquette (12-3) @ Creighton (10-5)

Tip Time: 7 PM EST
TV Channel: CBS Sports Network
Projected Score: Creighton – 79, Marquette – 78

Clemson (10-4) @ Syracuse (10-4)

Tip Time: 8 PM EST
TV Channel: ACC Network
Projected Score: Syracuse – 67, Clemson – 65

Florida (8-5) @ Arkansas (10-3)

Tip Time: 8:30 PM EST
TV Channel: SEC Network
Projected Score: Florida – 71, Arkansas – 70

Butler (10-5) @ Seton Hall (11-4)

Tip Time: 8:30 PM EST
TV Channel: Fox Sports 1
Projected Score: Seton Hall – 74, Butler – 70

TCU (12-1) @ Kansas (12-2)

Tip Time: 9 PM EST
TV Channel: ESPN2
Projected Score: Kansas – 78, TCU – 71

1-3-1 Sports Field of 68 – January 9th

Welcome back to 1-3-1 Sports! My goal is to update my bracketology projections daily for the entirety of the season, so that my audience can have the most accurate, up-to-date picture of the college basketball landscape. As always, I’m open to feedback and ideas from readers regarding potential topics, discussions, etc. Furthermore, if any individual team websites are interested in working in conjunction on team-specific bracketology Q&A pieces, I’d love to contribute. Let the fun begin!

THE BRACKET
Bracket 010919
PROJECTED SEEDING

The 1 Seeds

Duke, Michigan, Virginia, Tennessee

The 2 Seeds

Michigan State, Gonzaga, Texas Tech, Kansas

The 3 Seeds

North Carolina, Nevada, Virginia Tech, Auburn

The 4 Seeds

Oklahoma, Florida State, Houston, Kentucky

The 5 Seeds

Indiana, Ohio State, Mississippi State, Wisconsin

The 6 Seeds

Marquette, NC State, Buffalo, Iowa State

The 7 Seeds

Villanova, TCU, Nebraska, Louisville

The 8 Seeds

St. John’s, Cincinnati, LSU, Maryland

The 9 Seeds

Iowa, Purdue, Seton Hall, Texas

The 10 Seeds

Minnesota, UCF, Arizona State, Syracuse

The 11 Seeds

Kansas State, San Francisco, Arizona, Ole Miss, Butler, Creighton

The 12 Seeds

Lipscomb, VCU, Murray State, North Texas

The 13 Seeds

UNC-Greensboro, Yale, New Mexico State, Hofstra

The 14 Seeds

Loyola-Chicago, Georgia State, UC Irvine, Vermont

The 15 Seeds

Radford, Montana, Northern Kentucky, Lehigh

The 16 Seeds

Abilene Christian, Rider, Purdue-Fort Wayne, Texas Southern, Wagner, Norfolk State

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BUBBLE ACTION

Last Four In

Arizona, Ole Miss, Butler, Creighton

First Four Out

Alabama, Florida, Washington, Clemson

Next Four Out

Arkansas, Temple, Fresno State, Vanderbilt

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CONFERENCE BREAKDOWN

Big Ten (10), ACC (8), Big 12 (7), SEC (6), Big East (6), American (3), Pac-12 (2), WCC (2)

ACC – Duke, Virginia, North Carolina, Virginia Tech, Florida State, NC State, Louisville,  Syracuse

America East – Vermont

American – Houston, Cincinnati, UCF

Atlantic 10 – VCU

Atlantic Sun – Lipscomb

Big 12 – Kansas, Texas Tech, Oklahoma, Iowa State, TCU, Texas, Kansas State

Big East – Marquette, Villanova, St. John’s, Seton Hall, Butler, Creighton

Big Sky – Montana

Big South – Radford

Big Ten – Michigan, Michigan State, Indiana, Ohio State, Wisconsin, Nebraska, Maryland, Iowa, Purdue, Minnesota

Big West – UC Irvine

Colonial – Hofstra

Conference USA – North Texas

Horizon – Northern Kentucky

Ivy – Yale

MAAC – Rider

MAC – Buffalo

MEAC – Norfolk State

Missouri Valley – Loyola-Chicago

Mountain West – Nevada

Northeast – Wagner

Ohio Valley – Murray State

Pac-12 – Arizona State, Arizona

Patriot – Lehigh

SEC – Tennessee, Auburn, Kentucky, Mississippi State, LSU, Ole Miss, Alabama

Southern – UNC-Greensboro

Southland – Abilene Christian

Summit – Purdue-Fort Wayne

Sun Belt – Georgia State

SWAC – Texas Southern

WAC – New Mexico State

WCC – Gonzaga, San Francisco