U of A Wildcats #1 in West Region, heading to San Diego

U of A Wildcats #1 in West Region, heading to San Diego

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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

The University of Arizona Wildcats men's basketball team is the No. 1 seed in the West Region of the NCAA Tournament for the sixth time. 

This is the 31st NCAA Tournament berth for the Wildcats, and the third in five seasons under Coach Sean Miller. 

Though everyone is excited, the team knows there is a lot more work left to be done, as they are scheduled to face Weber State in the first round in San Diego.  The game is Friday, March 21 at 11:10 a.m.

"Our focus is to do what we do. To be as excited as any team playing here on Thursday and Friday in the first round and to take advantage of playing in San Diego," Miller said.  "Not traveling a far distance and have as good of a performance as we can." 

"They are an extremely well coached team, who has a skilled group of players," Miller said when asked about Utah's Weber State.  "You know we've been against really good times in hostile environments before.  We've been in close games and we've been there done that.  And that's why our focus has to be at our best."

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