There are three possible opponents for Dayton. No. 11 seed Richmond plays No. 14 seed Fordham in the opening round at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday. The winner of that game plays No. 6 seed Saint Louis at 8:30 p.m. Thursday. Whatever team advances from that game plays Dayton.
Dayton routed Richmond and Fordham in the regular season and split two games with Saint Louis.
If the top seeds advance, Dayton would play Davidson in the semifinals at 3:30 p.m. Saturday. Virginia Commonwealth is the No. 1 seed and will be the favorite on the other side of the bracket. The championship game takes place at 1 p.m. Sunday.
The two Wednesday games will be televised on ESPN+. The four Thursday games and four quarterfinal games Friday will be on the NBC Sports Network. CBS Sports Network will televise the semifinals, and the final game will be on CBS.