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NCAA Tournament: Where the Big Ten teams are headed
BY LAMOND POPE
A Big Ten team did not snatch a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament. But the conference might have one of the most dangerous squads in the field in Michigan State.
The Spartans are getting healthy after being hampered by injuries for much of the regular season. Michigan State rolled to the Big Ten tournament title by blasting Michigan in the championship game.
Here’s where the Big Ten teams are headed for the Big Dance:
Michigan: No. 2 seed, Midwest Region. Opponent: Wofford, Thursday at Milwaukee
Wisconsin: No. 2 seed, West Region. Opponent: American, at Milwaukee
Michigan State: No. 4 seed, East Region. Opponent: Delaware, Thursday at Spokane, Wash.
Ohio State: No. 6 seed, South Region. Opponent: Dayton, Thursday at Buffalo
Nebraska: No. 11 seed, West Region. Opponent: Baylor at San Antonio
Iowa: No. 11 seed, Midwest Region. Opponent: Tennessee (opening round), Wednesday at Dayton