You don't have to talk about it if you don't want to, but it's going to happen, and this is a forum for those of you who want to acknowledge that.
This is uncharted territory for Card Chronicle, which came into existence right at the start of the 2006-07 season, the year immediately following the last time U of L didn't participate in the NCAA Tournament. I'm not sure how we would have handled things back then, but at least we would have had the slippery court at Freedom Hall and Lynn Greer's NIT heroics to discuss. As annoying as that was, it certainly beats the topics of discussion that have dominated these parts recently.
Still, the madness rolls on, and figures to do so with two ACC teams claiming No. 1 seeds. Here's the vital information you need to know for this evening's festivities:
2016 NCAA Tournament Selection Show:
Date: Sunday, March 13, 2016
Time: 5:30 P.M. EST
Online Streaming: ncaa.com
App Streaming: March Madness Live App
You may discuss the bracket, or just share your favorite obscenity, below.