Spokane will be Aggieville
Texas A&M, Utah State and New Mexico State — Aggies all — will be coming to the Spokane Arena for the first and second round of the NCAA men’s basketball tournament.
The NCAA announced the selections on Sunday. Spokane is a pod for the Midwest Region and the South Region.
In the Midwest Region, No. 5-seed Michigan State will play No. 12-seed New Mexico State. No. 4 Maryland plays No. 13 Houston on the other side of the bracket.
In the South Region, No. 5 Texas A&M plays No. 12 Utah State and No. 4 Purdue plays No. 13 Sienna.
The first round will be Friday, the second round Sunday.