Arch Madness is a conference tournament near and dear to my heart, as I used to attend the MVC tourney every year with my brother. I grew up in Terre Haute, IN, home of the Indiana State Sycamores. I basically attended every ISU home game from first grade through high school so I saw a lot of bad basketball.

2018 MVC Tournament Overview

All games will be played in St. Louis, with the winner being crowned on Sunday, Mar. 4. All ten Valley teams make the conference tournament, with the top six seeds receiving a first round bye. Defending champion Wichita State will not have a chance to defend its crown, as the Shockers of course moved to the AAC before the season.

Let’s dive into the bracket to identify any potential sleepers in a league that Loyola Chicago dominated all season. I will also finish up with both first round ATS predictions for tonight, one of which I really fancy.

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