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ESPN's Joe Lunardi Releases Unveils 2019 NCAA Tournament Bracket

The opening tip for Kansas and Duke in the Elite Eight.

OMAHA, NE - MARCH 25: Udoka Azubuike #35 of the Kansas Jayhawks tips off against Marvin Bagley III #35 of the Duke Blue Devils to start the first half in the 2018 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament Midwest Regional at CenturyLink Center on March 25, 2018 in Omaha, Nebraska. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

The college basketball non-conference schedule is almost done, and conference play will be here before you know it. The season is going faster than you think.

As we get closer to March, you will see more and more NCAA Tournament predictions popping up. ESPN's new one is out now.

As the season rolls on, ESPN bracketologist Joe Lunardi will continuously update his NCAA Tournament projections. He dropped his new set today.

As of right now, these are the top seeds in the latest “Bracketology” from Lunardi:

  • No. 1 seeds: Duke, Michigan, Kansas, Virginia
  • No. 2 seeds: Nevada, Gonzaga, Tennessee, Michigan State
  • No. 3 seeds: Buffalo, North Carolina, Wisconsin, Auburn
  • No. 4 seeds: Texas Tech, Virginia Tech, Oklahoma, Nebraska

The Big Ten leads the way in Lunardi’s new bracket, getting 10 teams into the fold. The ACC and Big 12 are next with seven.

You can view Lunardi’s full tournament projection here.