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Nickname: Roadrunners. Coach: Brooks Thompson.

Conference: Southland. Bid: Southland champion.

Region: East. Seed: No. 16.

Tournament Record: 0-3, 3 years. Last NCAA Appearance: 2004.

Scoring: Team (70.9); Devin Gibson 17.0; Melvin Johnson 14.8; Jeromie Hill 13.6.

Rebounds: Team (35.0); Jeromie Hill 6.6; Devin Gibson 5.4; Stephen Franklin 4.1.

Assists/Turnovers: Team (12.8/13.6); Devin Gibson 5.6/3.2; Sei Paye 1.7/0.9.

3-pointers: Team (.356); Melvin Johnson 77; Jeromie Hill 42; Sei Paye 30.

Last Ten: 7-3.

The Skinny: Hill is only a freshman, but he scored 25 points for the Roadrunners in their 75-72 win over top-seeded McNeese State in the Southland title game. He takes his queue from Gibson, the senior guard from Houston who leads the team in scoring at 17 points per game.

Alabama State

Montgomery, 17-17.

Nickname: Hornets. Coach: Lewis Jackson.

Conference: Southwestern Athletic. Bid: SWAC champion.

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