Maryland's 69-64 loss to Georgia Tech in the ACC tournament quarterfinals in Greensboro hasn't caused a whole lot of movement in the mock brackets.

ESPN's Joe Lunardi, who had the Terps a No. 6 seed even after Maryland beat Duke and shared the ACC regular-season title with the Blue Devils, still has the Terps in that slot facing Siena in Providence, R.I., with the winner playing either No. 3 Georgetown or No. 14 Akron (prior to the MAC championship game) in the East (Syracuse) Region.

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I spoke this afternoon on the drive back from North Carolina with Jerry Palm, whose CollegeRPI.com website had the Terps as a No. 4 seed playing No. 13 seed Siena in San Jose, with the winner facing either No. 5 Tennessee or No. 12 San Diego State in the Midwest (St. Louis) Region.

But Palm's latest post was Monday, meaning about 100 different scenarios have changed his bracket. Asked where the Terps are now after losing to the Yellow Jackets, Palm said, "Probably a 4 or 5 [seed]."

A lesser-known Web site called the Bracket Project also had Maryland as a No. 4 -- even after losing to Georgia Tech -- and playing in Spokane against Rhode Island. The Terps were also matched up with a No. 5 seed in Tennessee, with the Vols playing No. 12 Cornell also in the Midwest.

I know Maryland fans -- and school officials -- are hoping for a trip to Providence or possibly Syracuse, rather than going west to either San Jose or Spokane. I'm not sure anyone in College Park is hoping for a matchup with Georgetown in the second round, given the way the Hoyas and Greg Monroe have played in the Big East tournament.

I think the Terps will wind up no lower than a No. 5, and depending on how things continue to shake out in the conference tournament, possibly remain a No. 4 seed. Given that regular-season co-champion (and recent Maryland victim) Duke will be a No. 1 seed if the Blue Devils win the ACC tournament, I'm not sure how the Terps can be four spots lower in the brackets.

Where would you like to see Maryland play, what do you think the Terps should be seeded, and which team is your dream matchup (or nightmare matchup) should they survive the opening round?

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