NCAA Tournament

Meet the teams in the NCAA Tournament West Region

Updated: 2013-03-18T02:43:00Z

1. Gonzaga Bulldogs

•  City: Spokane, Wash.

•  Record: 31-2

•  Coach: Mark Few

•  Conference: West Coast

•  Tournament record: 17-15

•  Last NCAA appearance: 2012

•  Top scorer: Kelly Olynyk, 17.5

2. Ohio State Buckeyes

•  City: Columbus, Ohio

•  Record: 26-7

•  Coach: Thad Matta

•  Conference: Big Ten

•  Tournament record: 51-27

•  Last NCAA appearance: 2012

•  Top scorer: Deshaun Thomas, 19.6

3. New Mexico Lobos

•  City: Albuquerque, N.M.

•  Record: 29-5

•  Coach: Steve Alford

•  Conference: Mountain West

•  Tournament record: 8-14

•  Last NCAA appearance: 2012

•  Top scorer: Kendall Williams, 13.5

4. Kansas State Wildcats

•  City: Manhattan, Kan.

•  Record: 27-7

•  Coach: Bruce Weber

•  Conference: Big 12

•  Tournament record: 33-30

•  Last NCAA appearance: 2012

•  Top scorer: Rodney McGruder, 15.7

5. Wisconsin Badgers

•  City: Madison, Wis.

•  Record: 23-11

•  Coach: Bo Ryan

•  Conference: Big Ten

•  Tournament record: 25-17

•  Last NCAA appearance: 2012

•  Top scorer: Ben Brust, 11.4

6. Arizona Wildcats

•  City: Tucson, Ariz.

•  Record: 25-7

•  Coach: Sean Miller

•  Conference: Pac-12

•  Tournament record: 46-28

•  Last NCAA appearance: 2011

•  Top scorer: Mark Lyons, 14.8

7. Notre Dame Fighting Irish

•  City: South Bend, Ind.

•  Record: 25-9

•  Coach: Mike Brey

•  Conference: Big East

•  Tournament record: 31-36

•  Last NCAA appearance: 2012

•  Top scorer: Jerian Grant, 13.4

8. Pittsburgh Panthers

•  City: Pittsburgh

•  Record: 24-8

•  Coach: Jamie Dixon

•  Conference: Big East

•  Tournament record: 23-24

•  Last NCAA appearance: 2011

•  Top scorer: Travon Woodall, 11.8

9. Wichita State Shockers

•  City: Wichita

•  Record: 26-8

•  Coach: Gregg Marshall

•  Conference: Missouri Valley

•  Tournament record: 8-10

•  Last NCAA appearance: 2012

•  Top scorer: Cleanthony Early, 13.6

10. Iowa State Cyclones

•  City: Ames, Iowa

•  Record: 22-11

•  Coach: Fred Hoiberg

•  Conference: Big 12

•  Tournament record: 13-14

•  Last NCAA appearance: 2012

•  Top scorer: Will Clyburn, 15.0

11. Belmont Bruins

•  City: Nashville, Tenn.

•  Record: 26-6

•  Coach: Rick Byrd

•  Conference: Ohio Valley

•  Tournament record: 0-5

•  Last NCAA appearance: 2012

•  Top scorer: Ian Clark, 18.1

12. Mississippi Rebels

•  City: Oxford, Miss.

•  Record: 26-8

•  Coach: Andy Kennedy

•  Conference: Southeastern

•  Tournament record: 3-6

•  Last NCAA appearance: 2002

•  Top scorer: Marshall Henderson, 20.1

13. Boise State Broncos

•  City: Boise, Idaho

•  Record: 21-10

•  Coach: Leon Rice

•  Conference: Mountain West

•  Tournament record: 0-5

•  Last NCAA appearance: 2008

•  Top scorer: Anthony Drmic, 17.3

13. La Salle Explorers

•  City: Philadelphia

•  Record: 21-9

•  Coach: John Giannini

•  Conference: Atlantic 10

•  Tournament record: 11-10

•  Last NCAA appearance: 1992

•  Top scorer: Ramon Galloway, 17.0

14. Harvard Crimson

•  City: Boston

•  Record: 19-9

•  Coach: Tommy Amaker

•  Conference: Ivy League

•  Tournament record: 0-3

•  Last NCAA appearance: 2012

•  Top scorer: Wesley Saunders, 16.5

15. Iona Gaels

•  City: New Rochelle, N.Y.

•  Record: 20-13

•  Coach: Tim Cluess

•  Conference: Metro Atlantic Athletic

•  Tournament record: 1-9

•  Last NCAA appearance: 2012

•  Top scorer: Lamont Jones, 23.0

16. Southern Jaguars

•  City: New Orleans

•  Record: 23-9

•  Coach: Roman Banks

•  Conference: Southwestern Athletic

•  Tournament record: 1-7

•  Last NCAA appearance: 2006

•  Top scorer: Derick Beltran, 15.9

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