5 things to know about Mizzou's first-round opponent in NCAA Tournament

Mizzou to play in NCAA Tournament for first time since 2013

Mizzou to play in NCAA Tournament for first time since 2013

Barnett was arrested Saturday morning in Columbia, Mo., and was cited for failure to drive in a single lane and suspicion of DWI.

Only for Seton Hall to show up as the No. 8 and N.C. State as the 9 while MU - indeed a No. 8 seed - was assigned to Nashville to play Florida State in a West Regional game.

The 68-team NCAA Tournament field is set, and for the second consecutive year, the Florida State men's basketball team is going dancing. The Tigers will face Florida State in the first round.

The Seminoles are led by junior Terance Mann, who is tops on the team in scoring (13.2 per game) and rebounding (5.7 per game). Tigers head basketball coach Cuonzo Martin confirmed the suspension on Sunday night and reinforced that Barnett will not play Friday, March 16 when the Tigers open NCAA Tournament play against Florida State. "It's what it is".

This season already has featured a remarkable turnaround, particularly considering the almost instantaneous loss of Michael Porter Jr. inside of two minutes into the opener against Iowa State. We all get to see the Tigers on our brackets and have a reason to watch outside of gambling. Jordan's out, Mike's in.

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Florida St starts a smaller lineup with two 6'8 guys followed by 6'5, 6'4 and 6'1 front court. "I don't know about that". They finished ninth in the ACC with an overall record of 20-11 and conference record of 9-9.

Porter, a ballyhooed freshman, underwent back surgery after getting hurt in the season opener.

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