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March 15, 2016: The Thinking Fan’s Guide to the NCAA and NIT Tournament

Sports and Entertainment Nashville’s Chris Lee (@chrislee70) and Blake Lovell (@theblakelovell) dive deep into the matchups involving SEC teams in both the NCAA and NIT tournaments.

Here’s what you can expect from this week’s show:

  • A brief wrap-up of the Southeastern Conference Tournament
  • Why Vanderbilt got an NCAA bid and South Carolina did not
  • Why Kentucky got a four-seed and Texas A&M, a three, despite UK’s win in the tournament title game
  • Where is the future of LSU basketball heading?
  • Three key factors in each of the Vanderbilt-Wichita State, Kentucky-Stony Brook and Texas A&M-Green Bay NCAA Tournament games
  • Our picks on each game
  • A pair of Texas A&M freshmen whom we believe don’t get enough credit for the Aggies success
  • A brief look at the SEC’s four teams in the NIT

Ways you can listen (streaming media player below may not show up on certain mobile browsers):


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