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Rundown for 96-team field

Which teams are on the bubble for a 96-team tournament? Here's the rundown:

REGION PAIRINGS

East vs. West (1 vs. 4)

Southeast vs. Southwest (2 vs. 3)

CONFERENCE BREAKDOWN

Big East (13)

ACC (12)

Big 12 (9)

Big Ten (8)

SEC (8)

Atlantic 10 (6)

Conference USA (4)

Mountain West (4)

Pac-10 (4)

Missouri Valley (3)

Colonial (2)

Horizon League (2)

Mid-American (2)

West Coast (2)

LAST FOUR IN

Northwestern

Providence

Arizona

Kent State

FIRST FOUR OUT

South Carolina

Southern California

Portland

South Florida

NEXT FOUR OUT

Morehead State

Penn State

Southern Miss

Nevada


Joe Lunardi is the resident Bracketologist for ESPN, ESPN.com and ESPN Radio. He also teaches Fundamentals of Bracketology online at Saint Joseph's University. Comments may be sent to bracketology@comcast.net.