Way-too-early 2020-21 bracketology: Big Ten leads with nine bids

Eli Boettger | @boettger_eli | 04/24/2020

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Bids by conference:
Big Ten — 9
Big 12 — 7
Big East — 6
Pac-12 — 6
ACC — 6
SEC — 6
American — 2
Atlantic 10 — 2

Last four in:
SMU, Seton Hall, Syracuse, Butler

First four out:
Miami FL, Georgia Tech, South Carolina, Colorado

Next four out:
Penn State, Utah, Clemson, St. John’s

Under consideration (alphabetical):
Cincinnati, Dayton, Marquette, Maryland, Memphis, Missouri, NC State, Northern Iowa, Xavier


Eli Boettger is a college basketball writer and founder of HeatCheckCBB.com. He has previously worked for Sporting News, DAZN and USA TODAY SMG.

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