The Washington Times - February 5, 2009, 11:50AM

Not much to offer as a prelude, except that if you’re looking for Baylor and Notre Dame, you’ve come to the wrong place.

Both teams have played their way out of the 65-team to this point. That’s what long losing streaks in league play will do.

SEE RELATED:


Onto the full field projection through last night’s games:

EAST REGION

Philadelphia

(1) Connecticut vs. (16) AMERICA EAST/Boston U.
(8) Dayton vs. (9) Brigham Young

Portland, Ore.

(4) UCLA vs. (13) CAA/Northeastern
(5) HORIZON/Butler vs. (12) Miami

Minneapolis

(3) BIG TEN/Michigan State vs. (14) SUMMIT/North Dakota State
(6) Syracuse vs. (11) South Carolina

Miami

(2) Clemson vs. (15) BIG SOUTH/VMI
(7) SOUTHERN/Davidson vs. (10) MAAC/Siena

SOUTH REGION

Greensboro, N.C.

(1) North Carolina vs. (16) MEAC/Morgan State
(8) Arizona State vs. (9) SEC/Louisiana State

Portland, Ore.

(4) Villanova vs. (13) SUN BELT/Western Kentucky
(5) Purdue vs. (12) UNLV

Kansas City, Mo.

(3) ATLANTIC 10/Xavier vs. (14) IVY/Cornell
(6) Missouri vs. (11) MOUNTAIN WEST/Utah

Minneapolis

(2) BIG EAST/Marquette vs. (15) BIG WEST/Long Beach State
(7) Ohio State vs. (10) Virginia Tech

MIDWEST REGION

Kansas City, Mo.

(1) BIG 12/Oklahoma vs. (16) OVC/Morehead State
(8) West Virginia vs. (9) Florida State

Miami

(4) CONFERENCE USA/Miami vs. (13) MAC/Buffalo
(5) PAC-10/Washington vs. (12) Penn State

Philadelphia

(3) Wake Forest vs. (14) PATRIOT/American
(6) Illinois vs. (11) Arizona

Dayton, Ohio

(2) Louisville vs. (15) NEC/Robert Morris
(7) Tennessee vs. (10) WAC/Utah State

WEST REGION

Dayton, Ohio

(1) Pittsburgh vs. (16) SWAC/Alabama State-SOUTHLAND/Texas A&M-Corpus Christi
(8) California vs. (9) Boston College

Boise, Idaho

(4) WCC/Gonzaga vs. (13) MVC/Northern Iowa
(5) Texas vs. (12) Kentucky

Boise, Idaho

(3) Kansas vs. (14) BIG SKY/Weber State
(6) Florida vs. (11) San Diego State

Greensboro, N.C.

(2) ACC/Duke vs. (15) ATLANTIC SUN/East Tennessee State
(7) Minnesota vs. (10) Georgetown

Last four in: UNLV, Kentucky, San Diego State, Penn State
Last four out:  Southern California, Oklahoma State, Baylor, Texas A&M
Next four out: Michigan, Providence, Saint Mary’s, Northwestern

Multi-bid leagues: Big East (8), ACC (8), Big Ten (6), Pac-10 (5), SEC (5), Big 12 (4), Mountain West (4), A-10 (2)

Moving in: Arizona, Boston College, Boston U., Brigham Young, Louisiana State, Morehead State, Penn State, San Diego State, Weber State
Moving out:
Austin Peay, Baylor, Michigan, Notre Dame, Oklahoma State, Portland State, Providence, Saint Mary’s, Vermont

Patrick Stevens