DAYTON, OH - MARCH 16: Ed Nixon #50 of the Virginia Commonwealth Rams dribbles the ball against Nikola Vucevic #5 of the USC Trojans during the first round of the 2011 NCAA men's basketball tournament at UD Arena on March 16, 2011 in Dayton, Ohio. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)
Around SB Nation's college blogs today:
- Coug Center proposes a better way to seed the NCAA Tournament.
- Conquest Chronicles is searching for nice things to say about USC's 59-46 loss to VCU last night.
- The real NCAA Tournament tips off today at 12:15 Eastern with Clemson vs. West Virginia. Tiger blog Shakin the Southland has an Xs and Os preview. One of the more intriguing matchups of the day is St. John's vs. Gonzaga. Red Storm blog Rumble in the Garden and Bulldog blog The Slipper Still Fits exchange Q&As.