noun, plural tour·neys.
verb (used without object), tour·neyed, tour·ney·ing.
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Certainly the Huskies are an altogether different challenge than any team Arizona has faced in the tourney so far.As A 3-Seed In The Women’s Final Four, Arizona Is Practically A Cinderella|Neil Paine (email@example.com)|April 1, 2021|FiveThirtyEight
Possibility seems so abundant in a women’s field of 64 teams and a men’s tourney of 68.March Madness has long been the NCAA’s Magic Eraser. This time it’s a highlighter.|Jerry Brewer|March 25, 2021|Washington Post
That could spell trouble for the Big 12 trio of West Virginia, Oklahoma State and Texas, who are all outside the top 25 as the tourney begins.The Top Seeds To Trust — And Avoid — In The Men’s NCAA Tournament|Santul Nerkar (firstname.lastname@example.org)|March 19, 2021|FiveThirtyEight
That’s particularly frustrating when taking one or the other would have lowered anxiety about a tourney berth headed into Thursday’s coin flip against the Spartans.Mark Turgeon’s Terrapins might not be great, but they sure are gritty|Barry Svrluga|March 11, 2021|Washington Post
The U.S. will need more offensive firepower to make a deep run in the tourney.Will Jozy Altidore Be Team USA’s World Cup Savior vs. Belgium?|Emily Shire|July 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
While fans of snubbed teams will be furious, or dispirited, or both, Wellman will crush in the aftermath of Tourney selection.
The Cougars pour in 84.2 points per game, more than any other team in the tourney.The March Madness Teams to Cheer If Yours Got Bounced|Ben Teitelbaum|March 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They became just the seventh 15 seed in tourney history to win their first-round matchup.Florida Gulf Coast University Are the Talk of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tourney|Marlow Stern|March 25, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Forth went the messengers "crying the tourney," till their mules were dust-covered and their voices cracked.
All the knights swore that he had outdone all the cavaliers of the tourney, and must receive the chief prize.
They have come in the spirit that brought their sisters of old to watch true knights battle in the tourney.A Hoosier Chronicle|Meredith Nicholson
In Welsh tru means a twisting or turning, and this root is at the base of tourney and tournament.Archaic England|Harold Bayley
The tourney does not open till noon; my arms are in good condition and my horse is eating his provender.The Iron Trevet or Jocelyn the Champion|Eugne Sue