Both the men's and the women's brackets are set for the NCAA basketball tournaments, and there are several returned missionaries participating for their respective teams.
The Utah State men's team drew a 12th seed and will take on fifth-seeded Kansas State in Tucson, Ariz., Thursday at 8 p.m.
Six players on the Aggies' roster have served LDS missions:
The BYU men's team, a three seed, is facing 14th-seed Wofford Thursday in Denver at 5:15 p.m.
Eight Cougars have been on LDS missions:
Three LDS Church members are also involved in the NCAA Women's Tournament:
If you know of any others we missed, please send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org and let us know. Then check our website during the tournament for weekly updates.
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