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Kentucky Has a Difficult Path to Final Four in Updated NCAA Tournament Bracket

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Kentucky has a very difficult path to the Final Four in the updated NCAA Tournament bracket.

Of the 16 remaining teams, Kentucky is probably in the toughest region semifinal. The Wildcats will have to knock off UCLA, then almost certainly (but not a given) North Carolina to get to Phoenix.

Here’s a look at the updated bracket:




updated bracket

Remaining teams by region (one team from each group will make the Final Four):

East

3) Baylor
4) Florida
7) South Carolina
8) Wisconsin

Average of Remaining Seeds: 5.5

South

1) North Carolina
2) Kentucky
3) UCLA
4) Butler

Average: 2.5

Midwest

1) Kansas
3) Oregon
4) Purdue
7) Michigan

Average: 3.75

West

1) Gonzaga
2) Arizona
4) West Virginia
11) Xavier

Average: 4.5

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