Countdown to March

01/13/2023 Countdown to March

By: Jeff Yoder

Analyzing Who’s Who in the NCAA Race for the 1-Lines


As another week comes to a close, the NCAA Tournament is drawing near. Selection Sunday is just two months away, and we now have a clear picture of who’s who in college hoops. Here’s a look at the top four lines if the tournament brackets were revealed today, plus highlights from last night’s action.


NCAA Men’s Bracketology

1-Line: Houston, Kansas, Purdue, Alabama

2-Line: Tennessee, UConn, UCLA, Gonzaga

3-Line: Arizona, Texas, Kansas State, Xavier

4-Line: Virginia, Iowa State, Arkansas, Miami


NCAA Women’s Bracketology

1-Line: South Carolina, Stanford, Ohio State, UConn

2-Line: LSU, Indiana, Notre Dame, UCLA

3-Line: Maryland, Utah, NC State, Iowa

4-Line: Virginia Tech, Arizona, Iowa State, Duke


NCAA Men’s Highlights

#7 UCLA def. Utah (68-49)

#8 Gonzaga def. BYU (75-74)

#9 Arizona def. Oregon State (86-74)


NCAA Women’s Highlights

#1 S. Carolina def. Kentucky (95-66)

#5 LSU def. Missouri (77-57)

#6 Indiana def. #9 Maryland (68-61)

#7 Notre Dame def. Wake Forest (86-47)

Florida State def. #11 NC State (91-72)