Breaking down NCAA bracket
For the third straight season, the NCAA selection committee produced a solid tournament field with few surprises.
The best eight teams over the course of the season took home the national seeds. The selection of Coral Gables (Miami) over Lexington (Kentucky) for a home regional was not a reflection of the committee's overall opinion of the SEC, so South Carolina was awarded the final national seed over a Purdue team with a better RPI but a weaker overall résumé.
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