clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

Bracketology: Pitt, West Virginia In The Bracket

ESPN's latest version of "Bracketology" with Joe Lunardi is out and both Pitt and West Virginia are slotted in the bracket.

↵

Lunardi picks Pitt to play Florida State as a No. 5 seed in the Atlanta region. The Panthers' region is viscous, with Ohio State slotted as the No. 1 seed and North Carolina picked as the No. 2 seed. Defending national champion Connecticut (No. 3 seed) and Florida (No. 4 seed) are also in Pitt's end of the bracket.

↵

West Virginia is expected to face No. 5 seed UNLV as a No. 12 seed in the St. Louis region. Kentucky earns the top seed in that regions while Louisville, Kansas and Michigan State round out the top four seeds.

↵

Pitt faces South Carolina State at the Petersen Events Center on Saturday. West Virginia is next in action on Saturday, too, facing Texas A&M-CC in Morgantown.

↵

Penn State, at 6-5, does not appear in Lunardi's current field of 68.

↵

Photographs by dizfunk used in background montage under Creative Commons. Thank you.