So the Kentucky Wildcats, despite today’s loss to Vanderbilt, have bagged the #1 overall seed in the NCAA tournament. The other top seeds: Syracuse, Michigan State, and North Carolina. Only one of those teams won its conference tournament.

https://twitter.com/#!/lukewinn/status/178964531714854915

Fans of the Missouri Tigers, which went 30-4 and won the Big 12 championship, were not happy about their #2 seed.

https://twitter.com/#!/Steve_Walentik/status/178964810564767745

Duke, the other team who lost to a strong Florida State squad in the ACC Tournament is one of the other #2 seeds.

And the selection committee seems to be anticipating key match ups later on in the tournament.

http://twitter.com/sarahspires25/status/178967212902727680

USA Today is rolling a live-blog, so get out your blank brackets! Wait, you do have a blank bracket handy, don’t you?

http://content.usatoday.com/communities/campusrivalry/post/2012/03/live-release-ncaa-mens-basketball-tournament-field-2012/

It’s going to be a wild tournament, basketball fans. Stay tuned for more!

UPDATE: Tough day for the “bubble teams” that didn’t make the Big Dance.

https://twitter.com/#!/jeffborzello/status/178973424880861185