Sunday, 18 November, 2018

NCAA Tournament: Biggest snubs from Selection Sunday

Quandrant system a new wrinkle to NCAA Selection Sunday Committee releases final 8 teams under consideration for last 4 spots in bracket
Johnnie Parks | 13 March, 2018, 02:07

Boynton wants a solid showing from students and fans in Stillwater as Oklahoma State begins NIT play with Florida Gulf Coast, who fell one win short of a third-consecutive NCAA Tournament bid.

The Sooners will be facing Rhode Island in Pittsburgh for the first round of the tournament Thursday.

"Obviously we've had all the extremes kind of bunched into one season. but given the criteria, given the ground rules, this group had three really, really good months, and one not so good", said OU coach Lon Kruger before the selections were announced. Obviously, great respect for Rhode Island and the year they've had. So the Lady Sooners have had to wait nine days to learn their NCAA Tournament fate.

Not having Middle Tennessee in the NCAA Tournament is wrong for a lot of wrongs.

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The Rams had their late-season slide, but they're still a worthy candidate for second-weekend sleeper.

Prediction: Oklahoma has been a train wreck the past two months, and if it doesn't get a virtuoso performance from Young, it'll be the first team out of the tournament.

A 6-2 guard from Norman, Young averages 27.4 points and 8.8 assists, helping him earn the 2018 Wayman Tisdale Freshman of the Year Award by the U.S. Basketball Writers Association. All three times, the Sooners lost in the first round. Rhode Island boasts a 25-7 record and won the Atlantic 10's regular-season crown.

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