The Tennessee Volunteers men’s basketball team will be the 5th seed in the Midwest Region of the NCAA tournament. The Vols (18-8) will play 12th seed Oregon State (17-12) in the first round this Friday (March 19, 2021) at 3:30 p.m. at Banker Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis. The winner of the UT-Oregon State game will face either Oklahoma State or Liberty on Sunday, March 21. Tennessee is 1-3 all-time against Oregon State. This will be the Vol’s 23rd all-time appearance in the tournament.