March Madness finally is here. Well, kind of.
The 2017 NCAA Tournament “officially” begins Tuesday with two First Four play-in games, the first of which will be a battle for the East Region’s No. 16 seed.
Southland Conference winner New Orleans faces off against Northeast Conference champion Mount St. Mary’s for the right to play No. 1 overall seed and defending champion Villanova.
A No. 16 seed never has beaten a No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament, but the Privateers and...