STILLWATER, Okla. - Oklahoma State's men's basketball team earned a #9 seed and will play 8th seeded Oregon in the first round of the NCAA Tournament in Omaha, Nebraska, on Friday 5:50 central time.
If the Cowboys win, they would play the winner of the game between top seeded Wisconsin and #16 seed Coastal Carolina.
OSU in the West Region and is making their third straight NCAA Tournament appearance and 27th in school history.
Oregon is 25-9 on the season, and finished tied for second place in the Pac-12 Conference this year, losing to Arizona in the conference tournament championship game.
Oregon beat OSU in the first round of the NCAA Tournament two years ago, 68-55, in San Jose, California.
Quotes follow from the OSU head coach and players:
— Big 12 Conference (@Big12Conference) March 15, 2015
— Oklahoma State Athletics (@OSUAthletics) March 15, 2015