NCAA Tournament: Utah State to play Washington in first round game

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The Utah State Aggies, 2019 Mountain West Conference champions, will play the Washington Huskies in the first round of the NCAA Tournament, CBS announced Sunday.

The Aggies and Huskies are scheduled to tip-off in Columbus, Ohio on Friday, March 22.

The Aggies beat San Diego State Saturday for their first-ever Mountain West title.

Many were hoping the Aggies would play their first-round game in Salt Lake City, which is hosting first and second-round tournament games this year.