SFA rewarded by NCAA selection committee
Fort Worth — Stephen F. Austin, the team with the state’s best record (31-2), earned a No. 12 seed, unusually high for a Southland Conference champion.
But the Lumberjacks, who own the nation’s second-longest winning streak at 28 games, deserved the bump and project to be a handful for VCU in the teams’ opening matchup in the South Regional.
“I like Stephen F. Austin. I think they’re going to be the surprise of this tournament and get to the Sweet 16,” said Seth Davis, basketball reporter for CBSSports.com and Sports Illustrated.
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