Welcome to the final day of round of 32 competition in the NCAA Tournament, known officially, mostly to the NCAA as the "third round." To most of us, this is the second round. Whatever. Today, will learn the final eight participants in the Sweet Sixteen, and Kentucky's fate will be determined — a trip back to Lexington or a trip on to Indianapolis.
Here are your games today, courtesy of Ken Pomeroy's site:
|37 Stanford vs. 9 Kansas||12:15:00 PM||St. Louis, MO||Scottrade Center|
|14 Kentucky vs. 4 Wichita St.||02:45:00 PM||St. Louis, MO||Scottrade Center|
|26 North Carolina vs. 22 Iowa St.||05:15:00 PM||San Antonio, TX||AT&T Center|
|81 Mercer vs. 6 Tennessee||06:10:00 PM||Raleigh, NC||PNC Arena|
|51 Stephen F. Austin vs. 17 UCLA||07:10:00 PM||San Diego, CA||Viejas Arena at Aztec Bowl|
|28 Baylor vs. 12 Creighton||07:45:00 PM||San Antonio, TX||AT&T Center|
|36 Memphis vs. 5 Virginia||08:40:00 PM||Raleigh, NC||PNC Arena|
|20 Gonzaga vs. 3 Arizona||09:40:00 PM||San Diego, CA||Viejas Arena at Aztec Bowl|
There are lots of really interesting games today, including North Carolina-Iowa St., Baylor-Creighton, and Memphis-Virginia. There's one other, of course, but we'll get to that a bit later.
Enjoy the games.