Badgers get 8-seed, Marquette a 10-seed

The NCAA released the 2017 March Madness bracket Sunday. The Wisconsin Badgers (25-9) got an 8-seed and will play 9-seed Virginia Tech (22-10) on Thursday, March 16 in Buffalo, NY. The winner of Wisconsin/Virginia Tech will play the winner of 1-seed Villanova (31-3) vs. Mount St. Mary's/New Orleans.

While the Marquette Golden Eagles (19-12) received a 10-seed and will play 7-seed South Carolina (22-10) on Friday in Greenville, South Carolina.

East Region - 1st Round
(Buffalo, NY)
1 Villanova (31-3) vs. 16 Mount St. Marys/ New Orleans - Thursday
8 Wisconsin (25-9) vs. 9 Virginia Tech (22-10) - Thursday

(Orlando, FL)
5 Virginia (22-10) vs. 12 UNC Wilmington (29-5) - Thursday
4 Florida (24-8) vs. 13 East Tennessee State (27-7) - Thursday

(Tulsa, OK)
6 SMU (29-4) vs. 11 Providence/USC - Friday
3 Baylor (25-7) vs. New Mexico State (28-5) - Friday

(Greenville, SC)
7 South Carolina (22-10) vs. 10 Marquette (19-12) - Friday
2 Duke (27-8) vs. 15 Troy (22-14) - Friday