Bracket projection: San Diego State

After 18 seasons as Steve Fisher's top assistant with San Diego State, Brian Dutcher became the Aztecs' head coach this season, and he has them back in the NCAA tournament after a two-year absence. The Aztecs got to the NCAA tourney with an improbable nine-game winning streak that culminated with a Mountain West tournament championship. Can the red-hot Aztecs continue their late-season surge in the Big Dance?

ESPN Insider has your answers, as Joe Lunardi has enlisted a team of bracketologists to compile advanced metrics, key scouting intel and best- and worst-case tournament scenarios for all 68 teams to help you make smart picks in your bracket.