BOISE - The Boise State men's basketball team was selected to participate in the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Championship Tournament, Sunday.

Boise State, a No. 13 seed in the West Region, will face No. 13 seed La Salle University in the First Round, Wed., March 20 at 7:10 p.m. (MT) in Dayton, Ohio.

The Broncos, selected as an at-large team for the first time in school history, will be making their first appearance in the tournament since 2007-08, and just their second in the last 19 years.

Boise State has played in the NCAA Tournament five times, winning the Big Sky Conference Tournament in 1976, 1988, 1993 and 1994, and the Western Athletic Conference Tournament in 2008.

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