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The Daily Grind: Selection Sunday is here, and five automatic bids remain in the ACC, Big 12, Big Ten, SEC and Southland tournaments. Kansas and Texas are jockeying for seeding in the Big 12 championship, while Georgia and Illinois hope to shock everyone with SEC and Big Ten titles, respectively, and the accompanying automatic bids to the NCAA Tournament.

Big games:

  • Clemson vs. North Carolina, 1 p.m. Tigers hope third time is the charm against North Carolina.
  • Texas-Arlington vs. Northwestern State, 1 p.m. Winner probably must play Tuesday in play-in game.
  • Kansas vs. Texas, 3 p.m. It’s the third straight Big 12 championship match up featuring these two.
  • Georgia vs. Arkansas, 3:30 p.m. Will Georgia run out of gas?
  • Illinois vs Wisconsin, 3:30 p.m. Illini can forget awful regular season with a Big Ten title. [3/16/08]
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