Oklahoma State 'egregious' omission from NCAA Tournament — CBS Sports

Oklahoma State 'egregious' omission from NCAA Tournament — CBS Sports

Oklahoma State 'egregious' omission from NCAA Tournament — CBS Sports

The field is officially set, and 68 teams are ready to give it their all to become the 2018 NCAA Champions. "Now that we get to play in it, it's going to be so much fun".

Jensen and Coleman will each be making their third NCAA appearances as Cowgirls.

The Jayhawks are the No. 1 seed in the Midwest Region.

Though they earned the right to play in the NCAA Tournament, they will have a tough time getting through the tournament. Rhode Island boasts a 25-7 record and won the Atlantic 10's regular-season crown. The Bruins made a run in the Pac-12 Tournament, but fell to Arizona in overtime in the semifinals. Syracuse returns to the tournament after missing the cut last season.

If the Sooners win their tournament opener, they will play Saturday against the victor of Thursday's contest between No. 2 seed Duke and No. 15 seed Iona.

He wasn't as emotional as his senior leaders, Mitchell Solomon and Jeffrey Carroll, but he pondered why his team won't play in the NCAA Tournament. "But the perseverance that they've showed this year and especially over the last 48, 72 hours. we've played ourselves hopefully (into) the tournament". USC had the second-best conference record in the Pac-12, but were skipped over in favor of Arizona State and UCLA.

"I understood how their minds and hearts may be hurt, how they probably are disappointed". In this space, we'll explore a few teams that had legitimate arguments (at least to some degree) to be a part of the biggest spectacle in college basketball.

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The Sooners finished 18-13 overall and just 8-10 in the brutal Big 12, putting themselves on the bubble heading into Sunday. Whether or not the Sooners deserved to make the tournament is a topic worthy of debate. It's happened four times since 1980, most recently in 2014 when SMU was snubbed despite being one of the best teams in the country.

He's averaging 27.4 points and 8.7 assists over 31 games.

The Wildcats are the No. 4 seed in the South Region.

Oklahoma started the season strong, winning 14 of its first 16 games.

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