Missouri Tigers return to NCAA Tournament for first time since 2013

Mizzou Tigers wait anxiously for their name to be called for the NCAA tournament

Barnett's suspension means Missouri will have just seven scholarship players available for Friday's contest, per Forde. They will play the aforementioned Seminoles from Florida State, the 9th seed, in Nashville, with an approximate tip off time of 8:50 PM Central time on Friday, March 16. "You'll be the team that turned it around", said Martin.

Prediction: Missouri is one of the hardest teams to project. Since the Seminoles were ranked No. 23 in the AP Top 25 on January 8, they have gone 8-8.

The Seminoles enter the 2018 NCAA Tournament with four wins over nationally ranked teams - No. 5 Florida (Dec. 4, 83-66), No. 10 North Carolina (Jan. 3, 81-80), No. 11 Clemson (Feb. 14, 81-80 in overtime) and No. 24 Miami (Jan. 27, 103-94 in overtime).

"I was praying to God we didn't end up in Wichita", he said. They aren't afraid to use their bench either as 10 guys average over 10 minutes a game. On paper this looks like a bad matchup for the Tigers as FSU has the offense to shoot the lights out and the size to shut us down on the defensive side.

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The Tigers lost their first-round game in each of their last three tournament appearances in 2011-13 and last won a game in the 2010 tournament.

The Tigers have been shredded by the three-point shot in recent weeks, so they'll need to make sure they get a hand up in Cofer's face when he launches it from long range.

There is nothing more risky than a team playing with house money and nothing to lose.

Missouri will find out their NCAA seed on Selection Sunday, and the Tigers will be playing their next game either next Thursday or Friday. This is going to be fun!

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