Auburn and Alabama heading to the NCAA Tournament

Jared Harper (1).Auburn basketball vs Alabama at Coleman Coliseum on Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017, in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Dakota Sumpter/Auburn Athletics

Sunday, it became official that the Auburn Tigers and Alabama Crimson Tide will be dancing this March in the NCAA Tournament.

Alabama finished the year with a 19-15 record, and they enter the tournament as a nine seed. They will face Virginia Tech (eight seed) in Pittsburgh. This will be the Tide's first tournament appearance since 2012.

Auburn finished the season with a 25-7 record, and this will be their first appearance in March since 2003.

Auburn will be a four seed in the Midwest region and will play College of Charleston (26-7) on Friday in San Diego.

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