The Tennessee Volunteers were left on the outside looking in for the second year in a row as the NCAA Tournament bracket was released on Selection Sunday.
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Tennessee (20-12 overall, 11-7 in the SEC) had an impressive 13-3 record when it played at home, with quality wins including Wichita State, Kentucky, Florida, and Missouri. All of these teams went on to get bids for the 2013 NCAA Tournament except UK, which is a number one need in the NIT.
When the bracket was released and Tennessee wasn’t included, Vols students and fans reacted on Twitter:
9-1-1 Emergency! There’s been a robbery on the Selection Show! UT has more top 50 RPI wins than MTSU & St Mary’s combined! @tennessee_vfl_
— Alison St.Clair (@AlisonStClair) March 17, 2013
UT is the #1 Snub of the tourney without a doubt
— Travis Swift (@_Too_SwIfT_) March 18, 2013
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