NIT Projections 2012: Washington, Oregon Projected To Be Top Seeds

March 8, 2012; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Oregon State Beavers forward/center Angus Brandt (12) defends Washington Huskies guard Tony Wroten (14) in the quarter finals of the 2012 Pac 12 Tournament at the Staples Center. Oregon State won 86-84. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-US PRESSWIRE

The Washington Huskies and Oregon Ducks missed out on the NCAA Tournament but they will have another shot. at a postseason tournament. The NIT selections will be announced on Sunday.

The Washington Huskies and Oregon Ducks men's basketball teams missed out on berths in the 2012 NCAA Tournament on Selection Sunday. But both teams are likely to get a shot at a postseason tournament after all, as both are projected to be selected to the 2012 NIT Tournament.

The Huskies are projected as a No. 1 seed selection in the tournament, along with the Seton Hall Pirates, Miami Hurricanes and Arizona Wildcats.

The Ducks are thought to be a No. 3 NIT seed, along with the Mississippi Rebels, Oral Roberts Golden Eagles and Marshall Thundering Herd.

Selections for the NIT will be announced at 6:00 p.m. PT on Sunday. For more info on the tournament projections, check out NIT-ology.

For all news and information regarding the NIT and the NCAA Tournament, stay tuned to SB Nation's dedicated college hoops hub.

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