McFeely Mess podcast: Bracketologist says Bison likely headed for First Four

Crucial rankings have NDSU pegged as lowest-rated team in field at this point
North Dakota State's Tyson Ward celebrates after scoring against Omaha during Tuesday night's Summit League men's basketball tournament championship game in Sioux Falls, S.D. Steven Branscombe / USA TODAY Sports
North Dakota State's Tyson Ward celebrates after scoring against Omaha during Tuesday night's Summit League men's basketball tournament championship game in Sioux Falls, S.D. Steven Branscombe / USA TODAY SportsSteven Branscombe / USA TODAY Sports

NCAA basketball tournament bracketologist Brian Bennett of The Athletic joins podcast host Mike McFeely to discuss Bennett's mock bracket that has North Dakota State playing in a First Four game next week. Bennett says it'll be tough for the Bison to escape playing a game in Dayton, Ohio, but that's not necessarily a bad thing.