Two upsets today on the second day of the Sweet 16 round:
The other two games were blowouts:
Louisville ground down LSU, 73-47.
ESPN photo gallery.
This sets up the next round:
Tomorrow, Baylor faces Notre Dame and Connecticut plays Texas A&M.
Tuesday it’ll be Louisville against Maryland and Stanford versus North Carolina.
More NCAA Tournament news:
As I noted on twitter, both South Carolina and North Carolina have been nominated for the WBCA’s “Together we R” team award. Gamecock assistant coach Nikki McCray was diagnosed with breast cancer last fall, and Tar Heel coach Sylvia Hatchell announced she had leukemia shortly thereafter. Congratulations to both teams for persevering at such high levels this season.
UConn assistant coach Chris Dailey keeps the team engaged.
More college news:
South Dakota State 76, Indiana 64
South Florida 60, Mississippi State 58
Rutgers at Bowling Green, 7 p.m. ET
Washington at UTEP, 9 p.m. ET
McDonald’s All-American game:
Top 2014 prospect A’ja Wilson will compete against the guys tomorrow in the slam dunk contest.