Tuesday , March 13, 2018 - 6:49 PM
Both teams tip their first round games Wednesday night.
Utah (19-11) enters the NIT for the second straight year. The Utes are a No. 2 seed and will host No. 7 UC Davis (22-10) in the first round at the Huntsman Center.
UC Davis won the Big West regular-season title. The Aggies lost to Washington and beat Washington State in non-conference play.
Utah lost to Boise State in the first round of the NIT last season. The Utes did not play a team from the Big West this season.
Utah’s game tips 7 p.m. and will stream on ESPN3/WatchESPN.
BYU (24-10) claims a No. 6 seed and will travel to face No. 3 Stanford (18-15).
This is BYU’s third-straight appearance in the NIT. The Cougars lost in the first round to UT-Arlington in 2017 and advanced to the semifinals in 2016.
BYU last played at Stanford in 2013, a 112-103 win.
That game tips at 8 p.m. and will air on ESPNU.
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