Bracket projection: Northern Colorado
Devon Beitzel and perimeter game will carry the Bears
The Bears figured to draw either BYU or San Diego State as a No. 15 seed, and here they are. The Big Sky champions are in the NCAA Tournament for the first time in school history and should enjoy the experience while it lasts.
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