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Dayton has a Sweet 16 feel

Updated: March 20, 2009, 11:39 AM ET
By Brian Bennett

DAYTON, Ohio -- It's only a first- and second-round site, but this pod seems to have a Sweet 16 atmosphere.

That's because Dayton is the only site in the bracket with two No. 1 seeds: Pittsburgh (East) and Louisville (Midwest). The pod also includes Ohio State, which will bring many of its fans from nearby Columbus, and big-name schools Tennessee and Oklahoma State.

"Last year, we had to beat American University and Butler to advance," Tennessee coach Bruce Pearl said. "There wasn't ...

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