A big showing by the Big Ten
 
The Gophers are one of eight Big Ten teams selected to the 64-team NCAA tournament field. The list (seeded team host first-round matches):
 
• Nebraska (No. 1 seed)
• Minnesota (No. 2 seed)
• Wisconsin (No. 3 seed)
• Michigan State (No. 9 seed)
• Michigan (No. 12 seed)
• Penn State (No. 16 seed)
• Ohio State
• Purdue