SEC Champion Tigers get 5-seed in NCAA Tournament

Nashville, TN (WIAT) -- It was an eventful week for the Auburn Men's Basketball team at the SEC Tournament.  The Tigers win their first SEC Tournament title in 34 years and now are headed to the NCAA Tournament.  

Before heading back to Auburn to celebrate their championship, the team gathered in its hotel to watch and wait to see where, when, and who they would be facing in the NCAA tournament. 

Auburn received a 5-seed in the midwest region and will travel to Salt Lake City, UT to play New Mexico State on Thursday.  

Tipoff for the Tigers and Aggies is set at 12:30 PM on TNT. 

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