Jordan Morgan scored 15 points and Nik Stauskas had 14 including a key free throw to help Michigan hold on for a 73-71 victory over Tennessee in Friday’s first Midwest Regional semifinal.
Ben Brust hit three 3-pointers and scored 14 points for the second-seeded Badgers who jumped to a 14-point lead in the first half and never let up on the overmatched Bears.
Early round upsets saw the departures of NBA draft prospects Andrew Wiggins, Joel Embiid, Jabari Parker, Marcus Smart, Doug McDermott and others . . . so who’s left if you’re a Celtics Tankapalooza fan?
Felger, Mazz and Beetle discuss what a great weekend it was for men’s college basketball.
For Boston Celtics fans, the NCAA tournament was supposed to offer a glimpse of the future.
The NCAA TV Schedule for Thursday and Friday’s Sweet 16 games.
By far the most unlikely Sweet 16 matchup is Dayton-Stanford. The 11 seed Flyers started Thursday’s madness by beating Ohio State 60-59.
Joe Harris scored 16 points and top-seeded Virginia shot 56 percent to beat Memphis78-60 on Sunday night, earning its first trip to the NCAA tournament round of 16 in nearly two decades.
Jordan Adams scored 19 points and UCLA beat Stephen F. Austin 77-60 on Sunday to reach the Sweet 16 of the NCAA tournament for the first time since 2008.
Here is the weekend TV schedule for the round of 32.