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ST. LOUIS (KSDK) – The SLU Billikens have received a No. 5 seed in the NCAA tournament. They were one of six teams in the Atlantic 10 Conference to secure a berth.

Mizzou (22-11) was left off the NCAA bracket.

The Billikens are 26-6 overall. They made an early exit in the A-10 tournament last week, falling to St. Bonaventure.

They'll take on either Xavier or North Carolina State in Orlando on Thursday.

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