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Never Made The Tourney Club 2013

A look at all the teams never to have made the NCAA Tournament - including Northwestern.

Never Made The Tourney, March 11

Sunday was a bruuuuuuuuutal day on the Never-Made-The-Tourney vibe, with two semifinalists losing. But IPFW and Western Illinois are right there again!

Never-Made-The-Tourney, March 10

Stony Brook and Elon are just two games away from their first dances, but Army will be back for a 75th year.

Never-made-the-tourney FGCU going dancing!

The first bid in the 2013 NCAA Tournament goes to a squad that's Never-Made-The-Tourney no more: Florida Gulf Coast is going dancing after knocking off No. 1 Mercer in the Atlantic Sun Tournament - in just their second year of tournament eligibilit

Never-Made-the-Tourney, March 9, ft. GO FGCU!

Saturday features a Never-Made-The-Tourney team in FGCU going up for an at-large bid and a chance to break their curse. Unfortunately, Friday was a bit of a bloodbath.

Never-Made-The-Tourney: Meet Presbyterian hoops

The Presbyterian Blue Hose were in their first year in Division I, so now they're a member of the club after losing in the Big South Tournament on Wednesdays. They are not in different area codes.

Never-Made-The-Tourney, March 7

Three of the four semifinalists in the Atlantic Sun are never-made-the-tourney squads. Can two make it out of today's semis? Plus, Youngstown State gets the awwwwws and The Citadel kicks into action.

Never Made The Tourney, March 7

Army is just two wins away from their first NCAA Tournament! But every other team lost yesterday :( Some A-Sun and Big South action today!

Never-Made-The-Tourney: Sup, Cal State Bakersfield

Cal State Bakersfield is new to Division I, and didn't have a conference this year. That's a nice, no-nonsense way not to make the NCAA Tournament.

Never-Made-The-Tourney, March 6

Longwood wins! Longwood wins! (They'll probably lose their next game.) Youngstown State also won a thriller, because go Penguins.

Never-Made-The-Tourney: What up, Great West

A look at the Great West Conference, a dying attempt by some schools making the NCAA Tourney. It was not great, it was not really that West, and it was barely a conference

Never-Made-The-Tourney: What Up, Sacred Heart

Our look at teams that also haven't made the NCAA Tournament, brings us to Sacred Heart, an NEC team whose coach is terrible. According to the Wikipedia, at least.

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Never-made-the-tourney club: NU's brothers-in-arms

With March Madness around the corner, it's time for Sippin' on Purple's annual look at the teams - besides Northwestern - never to have gone dancing.

Never Made The Tourney Club: 2013 Primer

With March Madness around the corner, it's time for Sippin' on Purple's annual look at the teams - besides Northwestern - never to have gone dancing.