NCAA Tournament Predictions, Previews, Schedule, Scoreboard: Elite Eight

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NCAA Tournament Predictions, Previews, Schedule, Scoreboard: Elite Eight

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NCAA Tournament Predictions, Previews, Schedule, Scoreboard: Elite Eight

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NCAA Tournament First Round: Friday, March 19

(7) Florida vs (10) Virginia Tech

South Region: First Round
Prediction: Florida 69, Virginia Tech 66
Line: Virginia Tech -1.5, o/u: 134
Final Score: Florida 75, Virginia Tech 70 OT


(3) Arkansas vs (14) Colgate

South Region: First Round
Prediction: Arkansas 84, Colgate 71
Line: Arkansas -8.5, o/u: 161
Final Score: Arkansas 85, Colgate 68


(1) Illinois vs (16) Drexel

Midwest Region: First Round
Prediction: Illinois 82, Drexel 55
Line: Illinois -22, o/u: 142.5
Final Score: Illinois 78, Drexel 49


(6) Texas Tech vs (11) Utah State

South Region: First Round
Prediction: Texas Tech 70, Utah State 64
Line: Texas Tech -4, o/u: 131
Final Score: Texas Tech 65, Utah State 53


(2) Ohio State vs (15) Oral Roberts

South Region: First Round
Prediction: Ohio State 88, Oral Roberts 71
Line: Ohio State -15, o/u: 156.5
Final Score: Oral Roberts 75, Ohio State 72 OT


(1) Baylor vs (16) Hartford

South Region: First Round
Prediction: Baylor 84, Hartford 50
Line: Baylor -26, o/u: 140.5
Final Score: Baylor 79, Hartford 55


(8) Loyola Chicago vs (9) Georgia Tech

Midwest Region: First Round
Prediction: Georgia Tech 66, Loyola 64
Line: Loyola -5.5, o/u: 125
Final Score: Loyola 71, Georgia Tech 60


(5) Tennessee vs (12) Oregon State

Midwest Region: First Round
Prediction: Tennessee 76, Oregon State 67
Line: Tennessee -8.5, o/u: 131
Final Score: Oregon State 70, Tennessee 56


(4) Oklahoma State vs (13) Liberty

Midwest Region: First Round
Prediction: Oklahoma State 74, Liberty 69
Line: Oklahoma State -7, o/u: 139
Final Score: Oklahoma State 69, Liberty 60


(8) North Carolina vs (9) Wisconsin

South Region: First Round
Prediction: North Carolina 69, Wisconsin 66
Line: North Carolina -1.5, o/u: 137.5
Final Score: Wisconsin 85, North Carolina 62


(2) Houston vs (15) Cleveland State

Midwest Region: First Round
Prediction: Houston 86, Cleveland State 64
Line: Houston -20, o/u: 134.5
Final Score: Houston 87, Cleveland State 56


(4) Purdue vs (13) North Texas

South Region: First Round
Prediction: Purdue 73, North Texas 64
Line: Purdue -7.5, o/u: 124
Final Score: North Texas 78, Purdue 69 OT


(7) Clemson vs (10) Rutgers

Midwest Region: First Round
Prediction: Clemson 59, Rutgers 57
Line: Rutgers -1.5, o/u: 126.5
Final Score: Rutgers 60, Clemson 56


(6) San Diego State vs (11) Syracuse

Midwest Region: First Round
Prediction: San Diego State 69, Syracuse 65
Line: San Diego State -3, o/u: 139
Final Score: Syracuse 78, San Diego State 62


(3) West Virginia vs (14) Morehead State

Midwest Region: First Round
Prediction: West Virginia 78, Morehead State 64
Line: West Virginia -13, o/u: 136
Final Score: West Virginia 84, Morehead State 67


(5) Villanova vs (12) Winthrop

South Region: First Round
Prediction: Villanova 72, Winthrop 65
Line: Villanova -6, o/u: 143
Final Score: Villanova 73, Winthrop 63

NCAA Tournament First Four: Thursday, March 18

(16) Texas Southern vs (16) Mount St. Mary’s

East Region: First Four
Prediction: Texas Southern 74, Mount St. Mary’s 71
Line: Mount St. Mary’s -2, o/u: 132.5
Final Score: Texas Southern 60, Mount St. Mary’s 52


(11) Drake vs (11) Wichita State

West Region: First Four
Prediction: Drake 67, Wichita State 65
Line: Drake -1.5  o/u: 140.5
Final Score: Drake 53, Wichita State 52


(16) Appalachian State vs (16) Norfolk State

West Region: First Four
Prediction: Appalachian State 74, Norfolk State 70
Line: Appalachian State -3, o/u: 133.5
Final Score: Norfolk State 54, Appalachian State 53


(11) UCLA vs (11) Michigan State

East Region: First Four
Prediction: UCLA 69, Michigan State 65
Line: Michigan State -3, o/u: 133.5
Final Score: UCLA 86, Michigan State 80 OT

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