Just because Tennessee and Maryland haven’t played each other much doesn’t mean the schools aren’t familiar with each other’s success.
Aaron Harrison hit a 3-pointer for the go-ahead score with 39 seconds left and Julius Randle made a pair of clutch free throws to lift Kentucky to a 74-69 victory over their in-state rivals.
Branden Dawson had 24 points and 10 rebounds as Michigan State beat top-seeded Virginia 61-59 to advance to East Regional final.
Arizona rallied to beat San Diego State 70-64 Thursday night and advance to the final eight of the NCAA tournament.
Michael Frazier II hit five 3-pointers and finished with 19 points as Florida beat UCLA 79-68 to reach its fourth consecutive NCAA regional final.
Jordan Sibert scored 18 points and Kendall Pollard added a season-high 12 while Dayton rolled past Stanford 82-72 to make the Elite Eight for the first time since 1984.
For 20 agonizing minutes, Alyssa Thomas had to rely on her teammates to keep Maryland from falling hopelessly behind Texas.
In the second half, Thomas returned the favor.
Jimmy Patsos joined Sports Rehab with Glenn Younes and Bob Haynie to discuss newly elected Collegiate Basketball Hall of Famer Gary Williams and his legacy at University of Maryland.
Steve Lappas talks NCAA Tournament with Ed and Steve.
I think the fundamental question comes down to this: should the haves feed the have nots?
To keep tabs on Texas-Maryland, look for the 6-foot-7 center whose hair matches the Longhorns’ uniforms.
This is a time of the year when you absolutely love being wrong.