Florida State got an 11th seed on Selection Monday, an NCAA berth most didn't see coming. But now, after shocking sixth-seeded Ohio State 60-49, the Seminoles are on to the second round.
From the ACC to the SEC, we identify the favorites, contenders and story lines to watch as the 2007-08 season tips off.
The seventh-ranked Buckeyes looked solid as they blew out Army on Sunday. But without any real challenge, how much did we learn about OSU?
Sixty-four teams. Four regions. Beth Mowins' four need-to-know story lines before the tourney opens.
Rutgers had shut down Caity Matter nearly the entire game. But when the Knights showed zone, Matter came out the difference maker.
Guards get the glory. But like Ruth Riley, center Jessica Davenport can carry Ohio St. deep in the postseason.