ASU women to face Nebraska in first round of NCAA Tournament


The NCAA nearly got it flawless.

Chuck didn't say it, but Twitter knew why Young - I mean, the Sooners - made it in over better teams. Miami went 11-7 in the ACC and was a top-25 team, so they couldn't be left out either.

However, some of those 68 teams are undeserving of their spot in the "Big Dance", wrongly taking the place of more deserving schools. This past weekend, the Sooner offense was cranked up again, producing 35 runs in five wins over in, and twice each over SC and Illinois State. Either they would be one of the last four teams in, or they would be one of the first four out.

"If you look at their wins, and again we look at the teams in the tournament, we look at the caliber of wins that a team has and they had a couple of outstanding wins early", NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Committee Chair Bruce Rasmussen said. "Our team worked so hard just to get an opportunity to have a chance to do this".

And I'm sorry Syracuse fans, but I just don't get the argument for this one.

In the semifinal game against top-seeded Xavier, the Friars trailed by as much as 17 points before rallying to edge the Musketeers in overtime and advance to the championship game.

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Pinson made a crossover and finished high off the glass to put North Carolina ahead 66-58 with a little over six minutes to play. Allen was 4 for 4 from outside the arc at that point, hitting three straight before Notre Dame coach Mike Brey called a timeout.

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I feel like I have settled into England as well and I hope I can keep going like this and keep scoring goals. We went in at half-time having not played well but still very much in the game".

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Stating that she was not for power, nor any chair, Mamata said, "I will be helping everyone". He also thanked state Congress leaders, including state party chief Adhir Chowdhury.

Unless, of course, you're the selection committee and you value things like the RPI and SOS.

With a win, SU would most likely get a rematch with one-seed Mississippi State, who the Orange fell to 76-65 in December. Their SOS is 16th.

Not having Middle Tennessee in the NCAA Tournament is wrong for a lot of wrongs. That's where the logic has to lie. Saint Mary's didn't stand out on a spreadsheet, but they were undeniable on the court.

Arizona State head coach Charli Turner Thorne directs her team against Oregon State during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the quarterfinals of the Pac-12 Conference women's tournament, Friday, March 2, 2018, in Seattle. Randy Bennett did this to himself again.

There were some pretty controversial snubs in this year's NCAA Tournament bracket, and now there's speculation that schools like the University of Southern California and Oklahoma State were left out of the tournament due to their links to a major FBI investigation into corruption in college basketball. It is what it is.