Record 11 SEC teams selected for 2024 NCAA Tournament

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One year after setting a record for most hosts in a single NCAA Tournament with eight and for most hosts among the top-eight seeds in the field with four, the SEC set two more records in 2024. It reset its record of top-eight seeds by getting five in the top eight this time around and it set a new record of 11 teams in the field.

In the days leading up to Selection Monday, there was increasing confidence that the SEC would get 11 teams in, but there was also some uncertainty about whether the committee would be willing to[…]