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Favorite time of the year is two days away!!!
More than a decade ago, Bradley was a feel-good story in the 2006 NCAA tournament. The alumni on that squad are back together and making another deep tournament run.
TBT back in action with quarterfinals
The Basketball Tournament continues today with plenty of familiar faces from Colorado, Utah, Marquette, Bradley, Pittsburgh and Cincinnati. Games are on ESPN2 and ESPNU.
Watch: Mike Bibby and Jason Williams
The former Kings guards that were traded for each other in 2001 are now playing together in The Basketball Tournament. They meet a team of Bradley University alumni in the Super 16 round. Live on ESPN2/WatchESPN
Just 16 teams remain in The Basketball Tournament's race for $2 million. Familiar names like Mike Bibby, Jason Williams, Hakim Warrick and Marshall Henderson square off starting Thursday.
Montel James had 20 points and a career-high 17 rebounds as Loyola (Chicago) pulled away midway through the second half to beat Bradley 74-66 in the opening round of the Missouri Valley Conferenc
Missouri Valley tourney bracket is set
Wichita State (No. 40 RPI, 1-5 vs. top 50) may need a good showing in the Missouri Valley conference tournament to feel comfortable on Selection Sunday. See the bracket
Devonte Brown had 24 points as Indiana State halted a six-game skid, beating Bradley 77-58 in the regular season finale on Saturday.
Egidijus Mockevicius scored 20 points and gathered 17 rebounds and D.J. Balentine added 22 points to help Evansville defeat Bradley 67-55 Tuesday night, winning its fourth straight with one game
Donte Thomas hit a 3-pointer with 23 seconds left in the game to give Bradley the lead for good and spark the Braves to a 73-70 win over Drake in their 1,000th Missouri Valley Conference game Sat
Sean O'Brien had 24 points including a pair of key baskets in the final 5:10 to help Southern Illinois hold off Bradley 71-59 on Wednesday night.
MiKyle McIntosh scored 14 points and Illinois State beat Bradley 75-60 on Sunday.
Watch: Bradley vs. Illinois State
The last time the two teams met, the Redbirds win propelled them to win six of seven. Can they find good fortune against the hapless Braves? Live on ESPN3