2019 NCAA tournament bracket projection for North Carolina Central Eagles

For the third straight season, the North Carolina Central Eagles are going dancing after winning the MEAC tournament title. LeVelle Moton's team was not the best team in the league all year, nor did they pick up any eye-popping regular-season victories, yet they came through in the clutch, when wins mattered the most. The Eagles upset the top two seeds in the MEAC to steal the automatic bid and reach the NCAA tournament once again. Is this the year North Carolina Central makes its mark on March Madness?

ESPN+ 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.