It’s the Monday after selection Sunday and Louisville drew the No. 1 overall seed in the 68-team NCAA tournament and the Big East champion will stay in its home state for the first two games.
Elsewhere in the Midwest Region, Duke is No. 2. Michigan St. is No. 3 and Saint Louis No. 4.
The Duke Blue Devils play the UAlbany Great Danes in the second round in Philadelphia this Friday. Albany is No. 15.
In the West Region, Gonzaga is the top seed and will open the tournament on Thursday in Salt Lake City against No. 16 seed Southern in the second round.