Blog posts tagged in Big Ten Basketball
One shot was the difference Thursday night (March 23) as third-seeded Oregon outlasted the seventh-seeded University of Michigan men's basketball by a score of 69-68 in an NCAA Tournament round of 16 game at the Sprint Center.
Kansas basketball advanced to the Elite Eight for the second-straight season with a 98-66 victory over No. 4 seed Purdue on Thursday night at Sprint Center in the NCAA Championship Midwest Regional Semifinal.
Conference champions collide when No. 1 seed Kansas (30-4, 16-2 Big 12) faces No. 4 seed Purdue (27-7, 14-4 Big Ten) in the NCAA Championship Midwest Regional semifinal, March 23, at Sprint Center in Kansas City, Missouri, at approximately 8:40 p.m. (Central).
No. 1 seed Kansas staved off the madness of March through 11 first-half lead changes and broke away late from No. 9 seed Michigan State for a 90-70 victory to advance to the NCAA Sweet Sixteen on Sunday at BOK Arena.
The No. 7-seeded University of Michigan men's basketball team continued its dramatic postseason run as the Wolverines erased a nine-point second-half deficit to slip past second-seeded Louisville, 73-69, in an NCAA Tournament second-round game Sunday (March 19) at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.