Picking a winner in all 32 conference tournaments

WCC tourney is still Gonzaga's to lose (0:46)

Gonzaga may have lost its bid for an undefeated season, but the Zags are still the overwhelming favorite entering the WCC tournament. That puts the pressure on Saint Mary's to shore up its résumé. (0:46)

Keeping track of all 32 conference basketball tournaments (welcome to the fun, Ivy League!) can be a challenge, so here's a helpful forecast of the winner in every bracket.

First, a helpful reminder. These tournaments are weird, particularly at the major-conference level.

When you're speaking of multibid conferences, the participants in these events exhibit wildly varying forms of motivation -- everything from "just trying not to get injured" to "playing for our lives." Add to that the fact that teams are playing games on consecutive days, and you have a basketball setting unlike any other. Strange things are the norm.

Now, let us revel in the abundance of high-stakes March hoops (conference tournaments are listed in chronological order) ...