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Harvard draws No. 14 seed in the West

There shouldn’t have been any suspense, really, as the Harvard men’s basketball team gathered Sunday evening at the university’s Hall of Athletic History to watch the NCAA Tournament Selection Show.

The Crimson had claimed an automatic bid by winning the Ivy League regular-season title. Still, a palpable sense of anxiety filled the room when the brackets for the Midwest, South, and East regions were revealed and Harvard’s name had yet to be called.

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