SPOKANE, Wash. — The Gonzaga Bulldogs men's basketball team will face the winner of the Fairleigh-Dickinson vs. Prairie View A&M on Thursday in Salt Lake City.

Gonzaga was announced as the top seed in the West Region and will play their first tournament game on Thursday in Salt Lake City. The game will air on truTV at 4:27 p.m. on Thursday.

The play-in game that will determine the Bulldogs opponent will happen on Tuesday at 3:40 p.m. on truTV.

Gonzaga avoided dropping to a No. 2 seed despite losing to Saint Mary's in the WCC Tournament. The other two teams that many saw as in the running for the final two No. 1 seeds — North Carolina and Tennessee — also lost in their conference tournaments.

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