"I was outside of the room for a good 40 minutes," he said during a conference call after the NCAA tournament bracket was unveiled late Sunday night. "So I know there was deliberation between us and two other teams, and quite honestly, I felt like there were — just looking at the numbers — they could've gone in a lot of different ways. But obviously, I was very excited to walk back in and know that we have an opportunity to work again tomorrow, but also know that we have an opportunity to play at home. And that has always been a goal for our locker room, to have an opportunity to come back to Ridley and to play one more time. Obviously, we've been rewarded for that."