OU, OSU And Oral Roberts' Matchups Announced For 2021 NCAA Tournament


Sunday, March 14th 2021, 5:42 pm
By: Nate Kotisso


OKLAHOMA CITY -

The reveal of the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament's 68 teams will feature three teams from the state of Oklahoma.

Oklahoma State, the state's highest-rated seed, is the fourth seed representing the Midwest Region. The Cowboys will face the 13th-seeded Liberty Flames on Friday. The Flames won the Atlantic Sun conference tournament.

An old school Big Eight-Big 12 reunion is in order as the eighth-seeded Oklahoma Sooners will meet the ninth-seeded Missouri Tigers on Saturday. The Sooners and Tigers are in the West Region of this year's bracket.

After a thrilling road to capturing the Summit League conference tournament last week, Oral Roberts, the 15th seed in the South Region, will face the second-seeded Ohio State Buckeyes on Friday.

The NCAA has not yet set times or locations for all first round games, which this year will all take place in the state of Indiana.