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Bison Madness: A look at the 4 NDSU teams that earned spots in the NCAA tourney

Vinnie Shahid of North Dakota State celebrates a basket while being fouled by Missouri State during their basketball game Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018, in Fargo. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor

For the fourth time in school history, the North Dakota State Bison men's basketball team will play in the NCAA basketball tournament.

By virtue of a Summit League tournament championship, the Bison (18-15) play North Carolina Central at 5:40 p.m. Wednesday in one of four “First Four” games in Dayton, Ohio. Both teams are considered No. 16 seeds in the official NCAA bracket. The winner continues to dance in March Madness, facing top-seeded Duke on Friday.

Here's an interactive look at how the Bison have fared in previous March Madness appearances.