The Musketeers could be poised to break through this season.
"The tournament is so unique", coach Chris Mack said Sunday.
Villanova (30-4) will play Thursday the victor of the play-in game against LUI Brooklyn and Radford.
Sumner went on to the National Basketball Association and athletic guard Trevon Blueitt considered leaving before deciding to stay in Cincinnati for another season. The Blue Devils have won 12 of 14 matchups against Michigan State, including an 88-81 victory early this season in a meeting of the top two teams in The Associated Press poll. Although the seeds go one through 16 in each region, the committee also releases a true seed list, which ranks every team in the tournament.
"I think our team has had a really good year, especially considering our youth", Wojo said. He might be a high-volume shooter, but his scoring prowess would play well on teams in the ACC. The quadrant's bottom half features second-seeded Duke, a perennial championship contender, and third-seeded Michigan State (29-4), among college basketball's most balanced teams. "Those are heartbreakers. Certainly, Louisville is a capable, NCAA-caliber team, as is Notre Dame". No. 2 Cincinnati and No. 3 Tennessee are in the other half of the Southbracket.
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