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Unlike their two prior NCAA appearances, the Bulldogs avoid Dayton this time -- and with it, the chance to win an NCAA game. UNCA won overtime games in both 2003 and 2011 to advance to the main bracket, but isn't getting close to overtime against Syracuse.
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Take a look inside the data used by the selection committee in seeding the bracket: