Top Seeds Win Sweet 16 Games
Half of the Elite 8 is now set in the NCAA tournament after the top seeds won Thursday night games, highlighted by Kentucky's blowout of West Virginia.Kentucky posted a 78-39 win over West Virginia by taking a 24 point lead at halftime and never looked back. Trey Lyles led four Wildcats in double figures with 14 points and their defense held the Mountaineers to just 24 percent shooting in the game.
Below are the other scores from Thursday and the match-ups for the other four Sweet 16 games set for tonight. You can hear the games live on Sports Radio 92.9 The Ticket.
- Kentucky 78 West Virginia 39
- Arizona 68 Xavier 60
- Wisconsin 79 North Carolina 72
- Notre Dame 81 Wichita State 70
- #2 Gonzaga vs. #11 UCLA
- #4 Louisville vs. #8 N.C. State
- #1 Duke vs. #5 Utah
- #3 Oklahoma vs. #7 Michigan State