March Madness is here which means it’s time for another Social Media Bracket! As we’ve done in prior years, we selected winners for each matchup based on the team that has generated the most amount of positive social media mentions across Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, blogs and forums during the regular season.

This year, there aren’t a ton of surprises, but some interesting upsets in the mix including a play-in team advancing to the round of 32 (Syracuse over TCU). Highlights include:

Championship Pick: Virginia (1)

Championship Matchup: Virginia (1) vs. Villanova (1)

Final 4: Virginia (1), Michigan (3), Villanova (1), Michigan State (3)

Biggest Projected Upsets: 

  • Round of 64:
    • Marshall (13) over Wichita State (4)

  • Round of 32:

    • Texas (10) over Cincinnati (2)