It was confusing enough when Kentucky improved from a 4-seed to a 3-seed in Joe Lunardi’s Bracketology after losing to Vanderbilt, but this morning, after beating Florida, Kentucky is back down to a 4-seed, this time in the West Region:
(To be fair, college basketball is totally whack this season and I like that bracket slightly more than the Bracket of Doom Lunardi had us in on Monday.)
Florida’s loss pushed them out of Lunardi’s field, which only includes four SEC teams: Kentucky (4), Texas A&M (5), South Carolina (9), and Vanderbilt (9). Alabama and Florida are in the First Four Out, with LSU looking in from the outside in the Next Four Out.
Based on this Bracketology, Kentucky has a 42% chance of making the Sweet 16, a 12.5% chance of making the Final Four, and a 3.2% chance of winning the whole thing: