Over the weekend, following BYU's huge 80-67 victory over San Diego State, ESPN bracketologist Joe Lunardi proclaimed the Cougars would be a No. 1 seed in the West Regional of the NCAA Tournament.

Monday, Lunardi revealed his weekly bracket and, sure enough, there's BYU, a No. 1 seed in the West in Denver, playing No. 16 seed Florida Atlantic, with the winner playing the winner of Washington/Kansas State.

Lunardi's other No. 1 seeds are Ohio State, Pittsburgh, and Kansas.

San Diego State is projected as a No. 3 seed while Utah State is a No. 8 seed.

See the full bracket here.

In general, BYU is receiving a lot of love from the national media. Some other links to national stories about BYU and it's big win over the weekend:

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