The 2018 NCAA Tournament is almost here. Thankfully.
We're less than two weeks away from Selection Sunday. It's set for Sunday, March 11. The tournament will start a couple of days after that.
Who's going to make it to the Final Four this year? There's no obvious national title favorite this season, but there does seem to be a class of upper-echelon teams.
ESPN's Basketball Power Index has updated its rankings.
The BPI is a "measure of team strength that is meant to be the best predictor of performance going forward. BPI represents how many points above or below average a team is."
According to the BPI, here are the four Final Four favorites:
This isn't anything too surprising. The only one that might somewhat qualify is Purdue, since Michigan State was the team that won the Big Ten and is in contention for a No. 1 seed.
Who are you picking to make it this year?
You can view all of the projections here.