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Dick Vitale goes nuts over Murray State NCAA Tournament snub

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Coming into Selection Sunday, everyone was focused on a lot of bubble teams, however one team that everyone was curious about was Murray State. Having been upset in the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament, most people had them on the outside looking in. Well, apparently, Dick Vitale was not one of those people.

As we would come to find out, when the field of 68 was revealed, Murray State was indeed not one of the teams let into the fold, which had a lot of people upset.

On the ESPN reaction show immediately after, Vitale went on national TV and he pleaded his case for the boys from Murray State and he did it in his usual impassioned way.



Every year, Vitale generally goes on a rant about one of the teams that were left on, and Murray State got that nod this season. The only difference is that there are A LOT of people on his side in this regard, with most believing that Murray State was dealt a bad hand by the committee just because they lost a close tournament game.

What do you think? Should Murray State have been allowed in?

(h/t The Big Lead)

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