Wichita State Shockers (30-4) as the No. 10 seed in the South Region will go against No. 7 seed Dayton (24-7) in the first round of the 2017 NCAA Tournament.
The game tip off Friday night at 7:10 PM EST in Indianapolis at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
The game will be televised on CBS with Jim Nantz, Grant Hill, Bill Raftery and Tracy Wolfson calling the action.
The winner of game faces either No. 2 Kentucky or No. 15 Northern Kentucky in Sunday’s Second Round.
Date and Time: March 17th, 2017 7:10 PM EST
Venue: Bankers Life Fieldhouse
TV: CBS (US)
Dayton Flyers has won five NCAA Tournament games in the past three seasons. The Flyers lost a 73-67 game to Davidson in the Atlantic 10 tournament quarterfinals.
Senior guard Charles Cooke leads the team with 16.1 points per game while senior forward Kendall Pollard scores second with 14.1 PPG.
The Shockers reached the 30-win mark for the fourth time in five seasons and enter the NCAA tournament on a 15-game winning streak.
Three players are scoring in double figures led by Markis McDuffie (11.8 PPG) followed by Landry Shamet (11.1 PPG) and Darral Willis Jr. (10.2 PPG).