After a tremendous week plus of conference tournament basketball across the country, the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament is finally here. On Sunday night, the tournament selection committee unveiled this year's bracket. Louisville, the champions of the final Big East Tournament championship, are the #1 overall seed. Joining them on the one line are Indiana, Kansas, and Gonzaga.
The Big Ten are represented by seven teams this season: Indiana, Ohio State, Michigan State, Michigan, Wisconsin, Illinois, and Minnesota. The Buckeyes were the champions of the 2013 Big Ten Tournament while the Hoosiers won the league's regular season title outright.
Here's a quick breakdown of the bracket. You can get your official NCAA Tournament bracket right here.
2013 First Four (Dayton, OH)
On Tuesday (3/19): North Carolina A&T vs. Liberty, Middle Tennesee State vs. Saint Mary's.
On Wednesday (3/20): Boise State vs. La Salle and LIU Brooklyn squares off with James Madison.
2013 NCAA Tournament teams (by seed)
1 seeds: Louisville, Kansas, Indiana, Gonzaga
2 seeds: Duke, Georgetown, Miami (FL), Ohio State
3 seeds: Michigan State, Florida, Marquette, New Mexico
4 seeds: Saint Louis, Michigan, Syracuse, Kansas State
5 seeds: Oklahoma State, VCU, UNLV, Wisconsin
6 seeds: Memphis, UCLA, Butler, Arizona
7 seeds: Creighton, San Diego State, Illinois, Notre Dame
8 seeds: Colorado State, North Carolina, NC State, Pittsburgh
9 seeds: Missouri, Villanova, Temple, Wichita State
10 seeds: Cincinnati, Oklahoma, Colorado, Iowa State
11 seeds: Middle Tennessee State/Saint Mary's, Minnesota, Bucknell, Belmont
12 seeds: Oregon, Akron, California, Ole Miss
13 seeds: New Mexico State, South Dakota State, Montana, Boise State/La Salle
14 seeds: Valparaiso, Northwestern State, Davidson, Harvard
15 seeds: Albany, Florida Gulf Coast, Pacific, Iona
16 seeds: North Carolina A&T/Liberty, Western Kentucky, LIU Brooklyn/James Madison, Southern
Get your hands on a blank bracket or grab one that's already been filled out, courtesy of SB Nation.
NCAA seeds by conference
Official NCAA rankings for all 68 tournament teams
5. Miami (FL)
8. Ohio St.
9. New Mexico
11. Michigan St.
14. Kansas St.
15. Saint Louis
17. Oklahoma St.
26. San Diego St.
27. Notre Dame
29. North Carolina
30. Colorado St.
32. North Carolina St.
35. Wichita St.
39. Iowa St.
45. Boise St.
46. St. Mary's (CA)
47. Ole Miss
49. La Salle
50. Middle Tenn.
52. New Mexico St.
53. South Dakota St.
57. Northwestern St.
62. Albany (NY)
63. Western Ky.
64. Southern U.
65. LIU Brooklyn
66. James Madison
67. N.C. A&T