Seven Big Ten teams make 2017 NCAA tournament

Seven Big Ten teams make 2017 NCAA tournament

Seven Big Ten teams made the NCAA tournament, it was announced Sunday night.

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Big Ten regular-season champ Purdue headlines the conference as the No. 4 seed  in the Midwest Region, while Big Ten tourney champion Michigan is the No. 7 seed in the Midwest Region.

The biggest story of them all, though: Northwestern is dancing for the first time, earning the No. 8 seed in the West Region.

See where everyone is headed below.

MARYLAND

MICHIGAN

MICHIGAN STATE

MINNESOTA

NORTHWESTERN

PURDUE

WISCONSIN

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