NCAA Tournament 2016: Percentage chance for every team to win

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The 2016 NCAA Tournament bracket is set and the next few days will be spent by basketball fans across the nation spending countless hours going through their bracket.

In order to help you with your selections, the fine folks at FiveThiryEight.com crunched the numbers to find out who the favorites would be. As you would expect, the top two overall seeds in the tournament, Kansas and North Carolina, hold the highest odds.

Oregon is the No. 1 seed with the lowest chance of winning at just 2.6 percent.

So what are the chances for each team in the 2016 NCAA Tournament field? Check it out below, via FiveThirtyEight.com:

Kansas – 19.1 percent
North Carolina – 15.0 percent
Virginia – 9.8 percent
Michigan State – 8.9 percent
Oklahoma – 6.8 percent
Villanova – 6.4 percent
Kentucky – 4.4 percent
West Virginia – 3.4 percent
Purdue – 2.7 percent
Oregon – 2.6 percent
Texas A&M – 2.4 percent
Xavier – 1.8 percent
Arizona – 1.8 percent
Duke – 1.7 percent
Maryland – 1.3 percent
Indiana – 1.1 percent
Miami (Fla.) – 1.0 percent
Iowa State – 1.0 percent
Baylor – 1.0 percent
Texas – 0.9 percent
Utah – 0.8 percent
Wichita State – 0.7 percent
California – 0.7 percent
Iowa – 0.6 percent
Vanderbilt – 0.5 percent
Gonzaga – 0.5 percent
Wisconsin – 0.4 percent
Notre Dame – 0.3 percent
Connecticut – 0.3 percent
Cincinnati – 0.3 percent
Butler – 0.3 percent
Seton Hall – 0.2 percent
VCU – 0.2 percent
Dayton – 0.1 percent
Syracuse – 0.1 percent
Pittsburgh – 0.1 percent
Saint Joseph’s – 0.1 percent
Providence – < 0.1 percent
Northern Iowa – <0.1 percent
Stephen F. Austin – < 0.1 percent
Colorado – < 0.1 percent
Yale – < 0.1 percent
Texas Tech – < 0.1 percent
Tulsa – < 0.1 percent
Michigan – < 0.1 percent
Southern California – < 0.1 percent
Arkansas-Little Rock – < 0.1 percent
South Dakota State – < 0.1 percent
Temple – < 0.1 percent
UNC Wilmington – < 0.1 percent
Oregon State – < 0.1 percent
Iona – < 0.1 percent
Green Bay – < 0.1 percent
Stony Brook – < 0.1 percent
Chattanooga – < 0.1 percent
Hawaii – < 0.1 percent
Fresno State – < 0.1 percent
Buffalo – < 0.1 percent
Cal State Bakersfield – < 0.1 percent
Middle Tennessee – < 0.1 percent
UNC Asheville – < 0.1 percent
Weber State – < 0.1 percent
Florida Gulf Coast – < 0.1 percent
Southern – < 0.1 percent
Austin Peay – < 0.1 percent
Hampton – < 0.1 percent
Holy Cross – < 0.1 percent
Fairleigh Dickinson – < 0.1 percent

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