StatSeed is StatSheet's postseason projections for all of Division I, including the NCAA Tournament, National Invitation Tournament (NIT), College Basketball Invitational (CBI), and the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament (CIT). Read more about how StatSeed is calculated.
StatSheet projects Baylor as an NCAA Tournament bubble team with a possible nine seed. The Bears are unranked in the AP Poll and sit at #40 in the StatSheet StatRank with a 14-5 overall record and a 5-1 record in the Big 12.
Over the last four games, Baylor registered a quality win against RPI #43 Oklahoma State and wins against TCU and Hardin-Simmons but also dropped one against AP #2 Kansas.
Baylor is below average against top competition, with a 5-4 record against the RPI Top 100 but a 2-3 record against the RPI Top 50 and an 0-2 record against AP ranked teams. The Bears have three quality wins including RPI #43 Oklahoma State, RPI #40 Brigham Young, and RPI #48 St. John's. Their single bad loss came against RPI #148 College of Charleston.
The last four teams into the NCAA Tournament with at-large bids are Memphis (16-3, 5-0 C-USA, StatRank #50), Virginia Commonwealth (16-5, 4-2 A-10, StatRank #38), Maryland (15-5, 3-4 ACC, StatRank #65), and Rutgers (12-7, 3-5 Big East, StatRank #54).
The first four teams out are Alabama (12-7, 4-2 SEC, StatRank #69), Brigham Young (16-6, 6-2 West Coast, StatRank #48), Bucknell (17-4, 4-1 Patriot, StatRank #43), and Kentucky (13-6, 4-2 SEC, StatRank #70).
The next four out are Florida State (11-8, 3-3 ACC, StatRank #69), Iowa (13-7, 2-5 Big Ten, StatRank #81), Charlotte (16-4, 4-2 A-10, StatRank #51), and Wyoming (15-4, 2-4 Mountain West, StatRank #55).
|Regional 1||Regional 2||Regional 3||Regional 4|
NCAA Tourney Projections by Conference