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LSU Men's Basketball makes NCAA Tournament for first time in six years

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

The LSU Men's Basketball Team is doing something it hasn't done in six years - going dancing in the NCAA Tournament. The Tigers were announced as the East Regional No. 9 seed, Sunday evening.

Johnny Jones' squad will face No. 8 North Carolina State Thursday in Pittsburgh. The Wolfpack is coached by former Alabama Head Coach Mark Gottfried.

The winner of the game between the Tigers and the Wolfpack will face the winner of No. 16 Lafayette and No. 1 Villanova.

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