1 This is the first meeting in the NCAA Tournament between the teams. UW's best chance to upset top-seeded Villanova at the KeyBank Center will be to have guard Bronson Koenig hitting from the outside, center Ethan Happ operating inside and Hayes using his all-around game to fill in the blanks. Vanderbilt and Northwestern obviously had a great finish as well. Middle Tennessee was actually favored by 1.5 over Minnesota before the game tipped off, and Xavier was only a two-point underdog against Maryland. When they lost to Butler for the first time, they shot only 23.1 percent from deep. Villanova seized the 2016 national championship with the most flawless full-court inbounds play ever run. They shot 54 percent in the first half to take a four-point lead into intermission. Lauri Markkanen and Rawle Atkins each scored 20 points. Villanova (8-27) shot a dismal 29.6 per cent.
#13 Vermont 70 #4 Purdue 80: After 28 minutes of keeping up, the Catamounts slowly faded away and allowed Purdue to take over the game.
P.J. Dozier had 21 points, 13 in the South Carolina's second-half rally. The Badgers held the lead for 35 minutes, but was as slim as one-point several times in the second half and didn't reach double digits until the very end. The Seminoles weren't very impressive, but had a 10-point advantage from the line which made the difference.
On the season, Wisconsin is averaging 72.4 points, 37.5 rebounds and 13.6 assists per game.
The two-time national champion acknowledged that he briefly accepted the MI job one morning in 2001 before a conversation with his wife prompted him to call back university officials and turn down the job.
Nova's Round of 32 loss to Wisconsin was one that not a lot of people saw coming, but those paying attention to the numbers might have. VCU managed to erase a 17-point deficit, but it was only to come close, not really make a difference.
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Marial Shayok added a career-high 23 points off the bench on 8-for-14 shooting, while Darius Thompson ended with 10 for Virginia, which advanced to face the victor of the Florida v East Tennessee State battle.
It was Hayes who had kept Wisconsin from crumbling.
Even the lower-seeded teams that won were not surprising. They don't get up too high.
Asked to explain it all a few years ago, when Wichita State made a surprise run to the Final Four, Bill Raftery of CBS said AAU and summer leagues have leveled the playing field by making everyone familiar to everyone. They can play fast or slow, with finesse or brute strength. Happ leads in rebounds with 9.1 and in assists with 2.8 per game. Tarik Phillip led WVU with 16 points, who'll face Notre Dame next. They willed the Badgers back into the game. That's a huge factor in so many games. Koenig is No. 2 with 142 points, also in 15 games.
Nonetheless, it did give her show the highest ratings it's ever had, making it the second highest rated program in MSNBC history. David Cay Johnston , the editor and founder of dcreport.org, said he received Trump's tax information in the mail Monday.
Because EPA regulations allow for states to ask for waivers if they want stricter standards, this is what California did. Trump announced in MI on Wednesday that the EPA would review federal mileage standards for 2022 to 2025.
Arsenal legend Paul Merson has described his former side's upcoming trip to West Bromwich Albion as a potential banana skin. The Baggies could lose three Premier League games in a row for the first time this season .
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Goa Governor Mridula Sinha on Sunday appointed Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar as the new Chief Minister of Goa. Mr Parrikar exuded confidence that the BJP would prove its majority on the floor of the House on March 16.
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I wasn't too anxious about the result because we have had such a good day anyway but Defi made it look easy", she said. Despite his late charge, Mullins couldn't hold off Gordon Elliott in the race to be leading trainer at the Festival.
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Now, multiple reports have indicated that the Giants will also add former New York Jets quarterback Geno Smith to the mix. The 2015 season was supposed to be Smith's final chance to prove whether he was a respectable starting quarterback.
It is safe to say that Los Angeles Dodgers' first baseman Adrian Gonzalez is not the biggest fan of the World Baseball Classic . Not only have there been some very good games early on, but there has been a playoff-type atmosphere during numerous matchups.
SNP: UK Government running scared of second independence vote
The remarks upped the ante in a war of words over Scottish independence as Britain prepares for intense European Union exit talks. Theresa May called for the country to come together to ensure "we can get the best deal for the whole of the United Kingdom".
Claims for unemployment benefits dip by 2000
The number of unemployed residents rose by 2,726 to 23,887, while the number of employed residents decreased by 1,094 to 387,721. The number of unemployed residents in the region rose from December to January by 1,033 to 14,139, labor officials said.
Mount Etna explosion injures at least four in Italy
Thursday's explosion was the result of a so-called phreatomagmatic eruption, caused by magma hitting water - in this case snow. The BBC crew was shaken but physically OK despite having suffered cuts, bruises and burns , she wrote.
Princeton was this close to first March Madness shocker
As a standout at Marian, he was the star of the team before heading off to Princeton . "And we had to win it playing defense". And while they're a bit weak on the offensive boards, Notre Dame is a team that will not be able to punish them there.
Pandora launches premium music service
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SC allows Goa swearing-in, orders Thursday floor test
Note: Manipur and Goa have been marked in red because at the time of writing, no party was in a position to form the government. However, Congress MLA Thounaojam Shyam Kumar, who has reportedly joined the BJP, was conspicuous by his absence.