2021 NCAA Tournament: The Most Overseeded & Underseeded Teams Based on Our Power Ratings
Bryan Lynn/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images. Pictured: Derek Culver (left) and Bob Huggins (right).
There are plenty of ways to attack the NCAA Tournament from both a betting and bracket standpoint. One way to find (or fade) a team is to compare the seeds to our college basketball power ratings.
This method isn’t an exact science and is not a blind recommendation for any specific team, but brackets aren’t necessarily seeded in order of best team. The selection committee considers overall resumes, which may differ from how our ratings look at each team.
We’ve identified four teams undervalued by seed and six teams overvalued on the bracket.