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StatSheet projects Northeastern as a 16 seed in the NCAA Tournament. The Huskies are currently on track for an automatic bid and will need it to retain the invite as they're sitting at #121 in the StatSheet StatRank. They have a 17-9 overall record and a 12-2 record in the CAA.
Over the last four games, Northeastern was solid in wins against William & Mary, Old Dominion, and Hofstra but also suffered some damage with a bad loss to RPI #141 Delaware.
Northeastern has little experience against top competition, with a 1-3 record against the RPI Top 100 that includes a 1-2 record against the RPI Top 50 and no record against AP ranked teams. While the Huskies have a single quality win against RPI #25 Belmont, they're also hampered by six bad losses including RPI #141 Delaware, RPI #230 Georgia State, RPI #161 UAB, RPI #157 North Carolina-Asheville, and RPI #271 Maine.
The last four teams into the NCAA Tournament with at-large bids are Stanford (15-9, 6-5 Pac 12, StatRank #55), Virginia (18-6, 8-3 ACC, StatRank #81), California (14-9, 6-5 Pac 12, StatRank #59), and Creighton (20-6, 9-5 Missouri Valley, StatRank #50).
The first four teams out are Arizona State (18-7, 7-5 Pac 12, StatRank #80), Charlotte (18-6, 6-4 A-10, StatRank #47), Southern Miss (18-6, 7-2 C-USA, StatRank #45), and Villanova (15-10, 6-6 Big East, StatRank #71).
The next four out are Boise State (16-7, 4-5 Mountain West, StatRank #41), Saint Mary's (21-4, 10-1 West Coast, StatRank #49), Temple (16-7, 5-4 A-10, StatRank #39), and Texas A&M (15-9, 5-6 SEC, StatRank #68).
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