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Seed in NCAA Tournament; Will Play Missouri First Round

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Ben Pena | 12 March, 2018, 03:44

The NCAA revealed the entire field of 68 teams during TBS' NCAA March Madness Selection Show on Sunday to the delight of head coach Bobby Hurley. Miami also earned an at-large bid. "I'm happy for our team to have this opportunity, and we obviously have two really good potential opponents to start preparing for".

Arizona was already a lock since it won the Pac-12 Tournament.

USC (23-11) did not make the tournament. The victor here gets the No. 11 seed in the East Region and a first-round matchup with the Florida Gators. Jaylen Adams leads St. Bonaventure with an average of 19.8 points and 5.4 assists per game while LaDarien Griffin is the Bonnies' top rebounder with 6.5 rebounds per game this season.

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The Orange is making its first appearance in the NCAA Tournament since 2016, when its improbable Final Four run ended in an 83-66 loss to North Carolina. Unlike the Gators, the Hurricanes are in the South Region.

Seven teams from the Big 12 Conference earned bids, including Kansas, Texas Tech, West Virginia, Kansas State, Texas and Oklahoma.

The Pac-12 has two teams playing in the First Four with both the UCLA Bruins and Arizona State Sun Devils fighting for separate No. 11 seeds in the East and Midwest Regions, respectively. But as Rawle Alkins returned to the lineup and Deandre Ayton emerged as a National Player of the Year contender, the Wildcats lost four more games all year.

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