NCAA Tournament bids
Updated: Monday, March 18 2013, 09:05 AM EDT
(NEWSCHANNEL 3) - March Madness is here and the Spartans and Wolverines are both going dancing again this year.
MSU drew a three-seed and they'll take on Valparaiso in the first round.
This is the 16th straight season the Spartans have made the tourney, which is the third longest active streak behind only Kansas and Duke.
State plays Valpo at 12:15 on Thursday at the Palace of Auburn Hills.
Michigan will also play Thursday at the Palace.
The four seed Wolverines will take on the South Dakota State Jackrabbits.
This will feature a match-up of the two of the best point guards in the nation in Trey Burke and Nate Wolters.
That game tips off at 7:15 Thursday night.
As for the number one seeds it's Indiana, Louisville, Kansas and Gonzaga.
Gonzaga earned its first ever number one seed in the tournament.
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