Greg Rosenstein, ESPN Staff Writer 247d

Tournament Challenge: Villanova loss wreaks havoc on brackets

With No. 1 seed Villanova eliminated by Wisconsin, there are only nine perfect brackets remaining. You can see the full list here.

Villanova’s loss was major …

  • 86 percent of brackets had it making the Sweet 16.

  • 74 percent of brackets had it making the Elite Eight.

  • 41 percent of brackets had it making the Final Four.

  • 26 percent of brackets had it making the national title game.

  • 13 percent of brackets had it winning the national title (second-most picked behind UNC).

Wisconsin was picked to make the Sweet 16 in only 9 percent of brackets.

  • 5 percent have Badgers in the Elite 8.

The Badgers will play either No. 5 Virginia or No. 4 Florida.

  • Only 3.4 percent of brackets had Wisconsin facing UVA in the Sweet 16.

  • Of those with that matchup, 52.7 percent see the Badgers advancing.

  • Only 4.1 percent of brackets had Wisconsin facing Florida in the Sweet 16.

  • Of those with that matchup, 51.7 percent see the Badgers advancing.

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