The 11point7 podcast wrote a regional preview for every regional. Only a paragraph on each team, here’s the link if anyone is interested in reading it over the next couple days: https://11point7.com/regional-preview
It gives bubble teams a big chance to improve their resume to help an extra team or two sneak in the ncaa tourney. Also if every other conference has a tournament and you don’t its held against the teams in that conference just look at the big 12 and football.
They have succeeded this year. I think that is what a majority of people are saying and getting frustrated about. They can go 0-2 in the regional and still would have had a successful season. Anytime you break a 15 year tournament drought it’s a successful season. The bashing of the team...
One silver lining in today is that the vols will be in the 8/9 game if I’m not mistaken which means the game will be the latest one Tuesday so most, but unfortunately I’m sure not all, wont miss it due to work.