UK finishes the season with a 25 and 9 record. Louisville resumes play Tuesday in the tournament. The Cards take on Xavier at 7:00pm in Cincinnati.
Ohio State defeated George Mason 98-66 Sunday to advance to the Sweet 16. The Buckeyes are the tournament’s overall number one seed. Kentucky, a number four seed, advanced Saturday with a 71-63 victory over West Virginia.
Freshman Brandon Knight led the Wildcats in scoring with 24 points, while Josh Harrellson added 23 points and 14 rebounds.
By Rick Howlett Kentucky and Murray State have both advanced to the second round of the men’s NCAA tournament. The number-one seeded Wildcats easily defeated East Tennessee State 100-71 Thursday night. They’ll take on Wake Forest Saturday in New Orleans. In San Jose, Danero Thomas hit a 15 footer at the buzzer to give the… Continue reading UK, Murray State Advance In NCAA
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 Louisville Cardinals have been named the number one overall seed in the men’s NCAA basketball tournament. The three other number one seeds are Pittsburgh, North Carolina and Connecticut. U of L will open tournament play Friday in the Midwest Regional in Dayton, taking on the winner of Tuesday’s play-in game between 16 seeds Morehead State… Continue reading U of L Overall Top Seed In NCAA Tournament