Mountaineers climbing in latest Bracketology projections

West Virginia isn’t just rising in the polls. The Mountaineers are climbing the ladder in the Bracketology forecasts as well.

ESPN’s Joe Lunardi has WVU as a six seed in the East Region of his latest Bracketology outlook Last week Lunardi had the Mountaineers as a No. 9 seed. ESPN has WVU matched up against 11th seeded Georgetown in the Cleveland pod.

T-Ranketology is most bullish on the Mountaineers, putting WVU as a third seed, projected with a matchup with 14th-seeded Wright State

The Bracket Matrix, a conglomeration of various forecasts, also has the Mountaineers as a six seed