The Wildcats take on West Virginia at noon Saturday in the East Regional in Tampa. Morehead State r meets Richmond at 5:00pm in the Southwest Regional in Denver. The Eagles are coming off Thursday’s one-point upset of Louisville.
“They play extremely hard with a lot of energy and passion. Our players have watched them now and have tremendous respect for what they do,” said U of L Coach Rick Pitino. The Cards take on the Eagles
Thursday in Denver in the NCAA tournament.
The fourth-seeded Louisville Cards and number 13 Morehead State Eagles will square off Thursday in the Southwest Region in Denver. The Kentucky Wildcats also open play Thursday. UK is seeded fourth in the East Region and will play Princeton—a 13 seed—in Tampa, Florida.
Louisville opens play tonight in the Big East Tournament in New York City, where the Cards will take on Marquette. Kentucky opens play Friday afternoon in the SEC Tournament in Atlanta. Indiana takes on Penn State this evening in the opening round of the Big Ten Tournament in Indianapolis.
By Rick Howlett The pairings are set for the men’s NCAA college basketball tournament that begins this week across the country. The Kentucky Wildcats, one of the four number one seeds in the tournament, will face 16 seed East Tennessee State Thursday in an East Region opener in New Orleans. Murray State, seeded 13th, opens… Continue reading NCAA Pairings Set
The Kentucky Wildcats captured Southeastern Conference college basketball tournament title Sunday with a 75-74 overtime win over Mississippi State in Nashville. UK’s John Wall was named the tournament’s Most Valuable Player. The pairings for the men’s NCAA tournament will be announced at 6:00pm Sunday.