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UW-Platteville returns to NCAA Tournament

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For the first time since 2009, the UW-Platteville men's basketball team is returning to the NCAA Tournament. The Pioneers received an at-large bid. They will host Monmouth (Ill.) on Friday at 7:30 p.m.

The Pioneers are making the 11th NCAA appearance in program history. They won national titles in 1991, 1995, 1998 and 1999. UW-Platteville is 22-4 this season.

The winner of UW-Platteville's first-round matchup will face the Sull Ross St./St. Olaf winner on Friday at 7 p.m. in Platteville.

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