All four teams were selected for the NCAA tournament.
It's been an up-and-down season for the Florida State Seminoles, but will end with an NCAA Tournament appearance.
The game will tip off after the Xavier vs. play-in victor game, which begins at 6:20 p.m. TBS will air the game.
Despite the roster attrition, Missouri finished non-conference play 10-3.
Missouri (20-12) is expected to be selected for the NCAA Tournament on Sunday.
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FSU recorded important home wins against highly rated teams such as North Carolina, Clemson and Miami, and the 'Noles also recorded significant road wins at Florida and Louisville. UF (20-12, 11-7 SEC) will open its tournament run against either St. Bonaventure or UCLA on Thursday.
"I'll just be very, very clear", he said at the time. The two teams are part of the West region, playing in the same bracket as No. 1 seed Xavier. The Seminoles will face No. 8 Missouri in the first round on Friday in Nashville. You have Mike [Michael Porter Jr.] there in the fold. The Tigers struggled early in SEC play, at one point losing three straight games to fall to 3-5 in their first eight conference games, but then responded with a five-game winning streak that vaulted them back into consideration for the field of 68.
Out at Bridgestone Arena on Friday, we've got NCAA Tournament opening-round college basketball action coming between the Florida State Seminoles and the Missouri Tigers. Confident the Tigers would be celebrating on Selection Sunday, Martin told his players weeks ago their legacy was on the line heading into March. Martin pockets a $25,000 bonus for making the tournament with more to earn should the Tigers advance beyond the second round.
FSU enters the postseason with a 20-11 record, but the Seminoles went 4-6 in their final 10 games.