After a long week of sweating as Kansas State plummeted from an expected two-seed to completely out of the bracket in most NIT projections, you can all relax. K-State didn't get in.
The field involves a staggering 15 regular-season conference champions which didn't make the NCAA tournament, which I'm sure will become the mythical 17th excuse.
The whole bracket follows. Note that Florida will visit North Florida in the first round, due to unavailability of their home court.
|NATIONAL INVITATION TOURNAMENT|
|MONMOUTH BRACKET||BONNIES BRACKET||USCe BRACKET||VALPO BRACKET|
|(1) Monmouth (NJ)||(1) Saint Bonaventure||(1) South Carolina||(1) Valparaiso|
|(8) Bucknell||(8) Wagner||(8) High Point||(8) Texas Southern|
|(4) George Washington||(4) Creighton||(4) Georgia Tech||(4) Florida State|
|(5) Hofstra||(5) Alabama||(5) Houston||(5) Davidson|
|(2) Florida||(2) Brigham Young||(2) San Diego State||(2) Saint Mary's (CA)|
|(7) North Florida||(7) Alabama-Birmingham||(7) IUPU-Fort Wayne||(7) New Mexico State||(3) Washington||(3) Georgia||(3) Ohio State||(3) Virginia Tech|
|(6) Long Beach State||(6) Belmont||(6) Akron||(6) Princeton|