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Region: Southwest. Seed: No. 8.

Tournament Record: 33-16, 17 years. Last appearance: 2010.

Scoring: Team (71.9); Tre’Von Willis 13.5; Chace Stanback 13.0; Oscar Bellfield 11.1; Anthony Marshall 9.6.

Rebounds: Team (35.2); Chace Stanback 6.0; Quintrell Thomas 5.2; Derrick Jasper 4.3; Anthony Marshall 4.0.

Assists/Turnovers: Team (15.5/12.7); Oscar Bellfield 3.8/2.3; Tre’Von Willis 3.6/2.1; Anthony Marshall 3.1/1.7.

3-pointers: Team (.331); Oscar Bellfield 45; Chace Stanback 32; Tre’Von Willis 40.

Last Ten: 7-3.

The Skinny: Five of the Runnin’ Rebels’ eight losses came to BYU and San Diego State, including a third loss to the Aztecs in the Mountain West tournament. But this is also the team that beat Wisconsin, Virginia Tech and Kansas State out of conference. Tough schedule.

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Illinois

Champaign, 19-13.

Nickname: Fighting Illini. Coach: Bruce Weber.

Conference: Bid: At Large.

Region: Southwest. Seed: No. 9.

Tournament Record: 38-29, 28 years. Last NCAA Appearance: 2009.

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