Day 1 of the Sweet 16 was extremely exciting. Jacob Pullen led Kansas State to a thrilling double overtime victory over Xavier. John Wall led the Wildcats over tournament darling, Cornell. West Virginia prevailed over Washington. In the most unlikely upset, Syracuse was ousted by Butler. The Bulldogs is only one win away from heading home to Indianapolis for the Final Four.

Game Results:

Update 12:00AM: Duke dominates Purdue.

Update 11:57PM: Michigan State ends Northern Iowa’s Cinderella run.

Update 9:15PM: Baylor completely embarrasses Saint Mary’s. See ya, Samhan.

Update 9:00PM: Evan Turner’s last second three-pointer is blocked as Tennessee advances to the Elite 8.

Here’s today’s lineup of games:

Midwest Semi-Final 7:07 PM: #6 Tennessee Volunteers(27-8) vs. #2 Ohio State(29-7)

South Semi-Final 7:27 PM: #10 Saint Mary’s Gaels(28-5) vs. #3 Baylor Bears(27-7) Preview: Here

Midwest Semi-Final 9:37 PM: #9 Northern Iowa Panthers(30-4) vs. #5 Michigan State Spartans(26-8)

South Semi-Final 9:57 PM: #4 Purdue Boilermakers(29-5) vs. #1 Duke Blue Devils(31-5)

Check back later for more information and game summaries.

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