The victor will advance to play No. 5 seed Clemson or No. 12 seed New Mexico State on Sunday for a spot in the Sweet 16.
But he promised the Aggies would be a tough out.
Tonight the selection committee tabbed Clemson as a five seed in the Midwest region and they will play No.12 New Mexico State this Friday.
College of Charleston (24-7) earned its first bid to the NCAA Tournament since 1999 by winning the Colonial Athletic Association Championship, 83-76, over Northeastern this past Tuesday.
"It's a great feeling", said Harper, who has started 62 games at point guard the past two seasons. "I think we're playing pretty good basketball". That's when Salt, a 6-foot-10-inch junior center from New Zealand who was averaging 3.4 points and 4.1 rebounds, started coming up really big. The win against IL in the United Center; in Hawaii against the likes of Miami, Davidson, and USC. They also won 11 games in the Southern Conference during the 1951-52 season. NMSU will face 5th-seeded Clemson Friday in San Diego.
This marks the 38th appearance all-time appearance for the Wildcats in the NCAA Tournament and fourth time they have earned the No. 1 seed.
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"We are excited and happy to be in the NCAA Tournament", College of Charleston Head Coach Earl Grant said. "We are going to get up and get ready for them".
The Auburn Tigers shared the SEC regular-season title then made a one-game exit in the SEC tournament.
The 12 seed is the highest NMSU has received since 2010 when it was also a 12 seed. The Tigers are 23-9 this season.
Clemson got within four with 13.4 seconds left, but Devon Hall hit two free throws and Reed missed two shots at the other end as Virginia closed it out.
The Tigers lost one of their top players, Donte Grantham, to a ACL injury in January. The Cougars are averaging 7.7 three-pointers per game on 36.4% shooting from beyond the arc. "We've felt like that all along", Brownell said. "I know all of us are comfortable where we are and the matchups that we have that we'll be able to advance". Villanova faced LIU Brooklyn in the NCAA Tournament in 1997 and came out with a win by a final of 101-91.