A showdown between Bucknell and Northern Iowa (No. 24 ESPN/USA Today, No. 25 AP) headlines the 13 BracketBusters presented by eBay matchups announced Monday.
The games will be televised on ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU and ESPN360 over two days -- Friday, Feb. 17 and Saturday, Feb. 18. Game times and network assignments will be announced on Feb. 7.
The 26-team field includes 14 schools that played in the postseason last year, including nine NCAA Tournament teams.
" Bucknell at Northern Iowa
" George Mason at Wichita State
" Missouri State at Wisconsin-Milwaukee
" Louisiana Tech at Southern Illinois
" Buffalo at Iona
" Fresno State at Creighton
" Akron at Nevada
" Butler at Kent State
" Marist at Old Dominion
" Northwestern State at Utah State
" Samford at Ohio
" Albany at Virginia Commonwealth
" Northern Arizona at Western Kentucky