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ESPN Releases New NCAA Tournament Projection – Feb. 26

Joe Lunardi points at the NCAA Tournament bracket.

We are less than two weeks away from Selection Sunday. Two weeks from tomorrow will be the first NCAA Tournament play-in games.

Oh yeah, did we mention conference tournaments start this week? The best time of the year is beginning.

With the Big Dance around the corner, ESPN’s resident bracketologist, Joe Lunardi, has since updated his NCAA Tournament projection.

Here are his projections for the top seeds:

No. 1 seeds: Virginia, Villanova, Xavier, Kansas

No. 2 seeds: Michigan State, UNC, Duke, Purdue

No. 3 seeds: Tennessee, Cincinnati, Wichita State, Auburn

No. 4 seeds: Texas Tech, Ohio State, Arizona, WVU

No. 5 seeds: Rhode Island, Kentucky, Gonzaga, Clemson

No. 6 seeds: Michigan, Florida, TCU, Nevada

No. 7 seeds: Creighton, Texas A&M, Florida State, Houston

No. 8 seeds: Seton Hall, Oklahoma, Butler, Arkansas

You can view ESPN’s full projection here.

Selection Sunday is set for March 11.