Wednesday, November 26, 2014


SEC Remains Unbeaten In NCAA Tournament
By Alabama News Network
By Kirk Nawrotzky


It's hard to mock Southeastern Conference basketball right now.
   
Panned for early season losses and relatively weak non-conference schedules, the league has three teams still playing in the NCAA tournament. Florida, Kentucky and Tennessee - the only SEC squads to make the 68-team field - all advanced to the Sweet 16 over the weekend, giving the SEC a perfect 7-0 mark in college basketball's premier event.
   
The Gators, the tournament's overall top seed, will play fourth-seeded UCLA in the South Region on Thursday in Memphis, Tenn. No. 8 seed Kentucky, which handed Wichita State its only loss Sunday, advanced to face fourth-seeded Louisville on Friday in the Midwest Region. No. 11 Tennessee will join the Wildcats in Indianapolis and play Michigan.

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