Meet the teams of the D.C. region

University of Pittsburgh

Seed, Region: No. 1, Southeast.

Overall NCAA tournament record: 22-23.

Last appearance: 2010. Highest seed: 1 (2009, 2011).

Best performance: Final Four (1941).

Butler University

Seed, Region: No. 8, Southeast.

Overall NCAA tournament record: 13-10.

Last appearance: 2010. Highest seed: 5 (2007, 2010).

Best performance: Runner-up. (2010).

Old Dominion University

Seed, Region: No. 9, Southeast

Overall NCAA tournament record: 3-10.

Last appearance: 2010. Highest seed: 8 (1986).

Best performance: Second round (1986, 1995, 2010).

University of Cincinnati

Seed, Region: No. 6, West

Overall NCAA tournament record: 40-23.

Last appearance: 2005. Highest seed: 1 (2002).

Best performance: National title (1961, 1962).

University of Missouri

Seed, Region: No. 11, West Region

Overall NCAA tournament record: 22-23.

Last appearance: 2010. Highest seed: 2 (1982).

Best performance: Region final (1976, 1994, 2002).

Connecticut

Seed, Region: No. 3, West

Overall NCAA tournament record: 46-2.

Last appearance: 2009.

Highest seed: 5 (1990, 1996, 1999, 2006, 2009).

Best performance: National title (1999, 2004).

Bucknell University

Seed, Region: No. 14, West

Overall NCAA tournament record: 2-4.

Last appearance: 2006. Highest seed: 9 (2006).

Best performance: Second round (2005, 2006).

UNC Asheville

Seed, Region: 16, Southeast

Arkansas - Little Rock

Seed, Region: 16, Southeast

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