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BYU men’s basketball will sit out the dance, but not the NIT

Mar 13, 2022, 8:51 PM
BYU players talk on the court as the Brigham Young Cougars play the San Francisco Dons in the 2022 ...
BYU players talk on the court as the Brigham Young Cougars play the San Francisco Dons in the 2022 West Coast Conference men’s basketball quarterfinals at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas on Saturday, March 5, 2022. BYU lost 63-75. Kristin Murphy, Deseret News

Provo, Utah – The 2022 BYU men’s basketball team was left out of the 2022 Men’s NCAA Tournament field on Sunday, despite being ranked as high as 12th in the nation during their regular season.

It will be the first year that the BYU men miss the annual NCAA tournament since 2019. 

However, as KSL.com reported, the Cougars are the number 2 seed in the NIT with play beginning Wednesday night.


Please find much more information in this story from BYU Insider, Mitch Harper, host of the Cougar Tracks Podcast.

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BYU men’s basketball will sit out the dance, but not the NIT