Five days ago, the Wright State Raiders punched their ticket to the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2007. Eleven years between tournament appearances and we are less than twelve hours away from finding out the Raiders seeding and their opponent. Tonight’s tournament selection show begins at 6pm.
ESPN’s Joe Lunardi released his latest bracketology report earlier today and he has the Raiders as a 14-seed playing Auburn in Dallas.
Quick summary of Lunardi’s latest projections:
Virginia, Villanova, Xavier, Kansas
Cincinnati, Duke, Purdue, North Carolina
Tennessee, Michigan St, Michigan, Auburn
The Buckeye State well represented:
- 1-seed Xavier in Detroit taking vs Harvard
- 2-seed Cincinnati in Pittsburgh vs Iona
- 5-seed Ohio State in San Diego vs Buffalo
- 14-seed Wright State in Dallas vs Auburn
NCAA First Four at UD Arena:
#16 LIU Brooklyn vs #16 Texas Southern
#16 UMBC vs #16 North Carolina Central
#11 Texas vs #11 Saint Mary’s
#11 Arizona State vs #11 Oklahoma