Atlantic 10 Earns Six NCAA Tournament Bids
NEWPORT NEWS, Va.--The Atlantic 10 Conference earned a record six bids to the NCAA Tournament Sunday following a record season.
A-10 Champion Saint Joseph's, Saint Louis, VCU, George Washington, Dayton and Massachusetts all advanced to the field of 68.
Saint Louis and VCU both earned No. 5 seeds, Massachusetts is a No. 6 seed and George Washington is No. 9. Saint Joseph's is one of the No. 10 seeds and Dayton earned a No. 11.
VCU, the first team revealed in the bracket will play Friday in San Diego again No. 12 Stephen F. Austin.
Dayton plays in Buffalo against No. 6 Ohio State Thursday. Saint Joseph's will also play in Buffalo Thursday against No. 7 UConn.
UMass and GW will play in Raleigh on Friday. The Minutemen play the winner between No. 11 seeds Iowa and Tennessee and George Washington plays No. 8 Memphis.
Saint Louis plays with winner between No. 12 seeds NC State and Xavier Thursday in Orlando.
Game times will be posted when available.