The St. Louis University Billikens won the Atlantic-10 Conference Tournament Sunday in Brooklyn, NY.  The Billikens defeated St. Bonaventure, 55-53 in the title game.  SLU (23-12) now advances to the NCAA men's basketball tournament. 

 

SLU was given a #13-seed in the East Region and will face 4th-seed Virginia Tech -- Friday at 9 pm in San Jose, CA. 

 

The NCAA bracket was released on Sunday announcing the 68 teams for the tourney.  The Big Ten Conference led the way with 8 teams -- Michigan, Michigan State, Iowa, Minnesota, Purdue, Wisconsin, Maryland, Ohio State.  

 

#1 seeds - Duke (East), North Carolina (Midwest), Gonzaga (West), Virginia (South).

 

#2 seeds - Kentucky, Tennessee, Michigan, Michigan State.