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Elite Eight: Kentucky and North Carolina Clash on Sunday

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Kentucky Can Make Three SEC Schools in Final Four The Kentucky Wildcats and the North Carolina Tar Heels will wrap up the action on Sunday when they battle at FedExForum for a spot in the Final Four. A Kentucky win in the Elite Eight will make it three SEC teams in the Final Four. That is a slap in the ...

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Elite Eight: South Carolina Faces Florida in All SEC Matchup

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South Carolina on a Roll Heading Into Elite Eight The South Carolina Gamecocks and the Florida Gators  on Sunday when they meet at Madison Square Garden. The seventh-seeded Gamecocks will face Florida for the third time this season with a trip to the Final Four on the line. It’s the first time since Kentucky and LSU met in 1986 that ...

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Sweet 16: Wisconsin Looks to Continue Run Against Florida

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Badgers In 4th Straight Sweet 16 The fans at Madison Square Garden will the Wisconsin Badgers and the Florida Gators on Friday in their surprising Sweet 16 matchup. Wisconsin owns more NCAA Tournament wins than any other school the past four years. The Badgers can add to their 14 wins Friday with a win over Florida. The Badgers have the ...

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Sweet Sixteen: Kentucky Gets Another Crack at UCLA

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UCLA Beat Cats 97-92 in December The fans at FedExForum will a quality matchup between the UCLA Bruins and the Kentucky Wildcats in the Sweet Sixteen when they take their seats on Friday. Kentucky is the No. 2 seed in the South Region and UCLA is the No. 3 seed. The Bruins beat the Wildcats 97-92 on Dec. 3 in ...

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Sweet Sixteen: North Carolina Faces a Tough Butler Squad

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UNC Looks to Avoid Another Bad Game Against Butler The fans at FedExForum will see the Butler Bulldogs and the North Carolina Tar Heels battle in their Sweet Sixteen matchup in the NCAA Tournament on Friday. North Carolina barely escaped against the Arkansas Razorbacks in the second round. They had to score the last 12 points in the game to ...

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Sweet 16: Arizona Faces Surprising Xavier

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Xavier is Only Double-Digit Seed Left The Xavier Musketeers and the Arizona Wildcats on Thursday when they battle at SAP Center in the NCAA Tournament Sweet 16. Oddsmakers opened the Wildcats as -8-point favorites versus the Musketeers, while the game’s total opened at 144. The Wildcats are now 7.5-point favorites and the total is at 144.5. Arizona was a 69-60 ...

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Sweet Sixteen: Kansas Has Virtual Home Game Against Purdue

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Purdue’s Size & Inside Game Cause Problems Sprint Center in Kansas City will be host to the Purdue Boilermakers and the Kansas Jayhawks Sweet Sixteen matchup on Thursday. Kansas City is only 35 miles from the Jayhawks campus. This will be a virtual home game and a rowdy crowd is expected. Oddsmakers opened the Jayhawks as -4.5-point favorites versus the ...

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Sweet Sixteen: Gonzaga and West Virginia Play Out West

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Can Zags Handle WVA Gritty Defense The West Virginia Mountaineers and the Gonzaga Bulldogs battle on Thursday at the SAP Center in San Jose, California. Gonzaga is bracing itself for the challenge West Virginia’s defense presents.  West Virginia caused Notre Dame to commit 14 turnovers in their 2nd round matchup. Notre Dame was second nationally turning the ball over 9.5 ...

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Sweet 16: Oregon Slight Underdog to Michigan

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  The fans at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Missouri will see the Michigan Wolverines and the Oregon Ducks when tangle on Thursday. Michigan’s run through the Big Ten tournament has been well-chronicled. It started with the teams plane sliding off the runway on the way to the event. The No. 7 seed Wolverines are not a fairy-tale story ...

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Sweet 16 Bracket Contest Open Now at BetPhoenix

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Sweet 16 Prize Pool 1st — $2500 2nd — $1500 3rd — $1000 4th — $800 5th –  $600 6th – 15th — $300 16th – 40th — $170 41st – 50th — $125 Dead Last Place — $100 *Prizes will be granted as free play money. Bracket contest will close on March 23th at 7:00PM ET.     Sweet ...

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