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2018 NCAA Tournament: First Two Final Four Berths Will Be Set Today

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Loyola-Chicago faces K-State in the first game and Michigan faces Florida State in the second.

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NCAA Basketball: NCAA Tournament-South Regional-Loyola vs Nevada Brett Davis-USA TODAY Sports

Last night, three of the top four seeds left in the NCAA Tournament won.

The Kansas Jayhawks topped the Clemson Tigers in the first game of the night, 80-76. They will face the Duke Blue Devils, who edged the Syracuse Orange, 69-65.

Meanwhile, in the East Region, Villanova cruised past West Virginia, 90-78. In the only upset of the day, 3-seed Texas Tech defeated Purdue, 78-65.

Today, the first game features the two of the lowest seeds remaining when 11-seed Loyola-Chicago takes on 9-seed Kansas State while the second game has 3-seed Michigan playing the other remaining 9-seed, the Florida State Seminoles.

Here’s today’s schedule:

2018 NCAA Tournament, Elite Eight, Day 2

Game Site Network Approx. Tip Time (PT) Commentators
Game Site Network Approx. Tip Time (PT) Commentators
Duke vs. Kansas Omaha CBS 11:20 AM Jim Nantz / Grant Hill / Bill Raftery // Tracy Wolfson
Texas Tech vs. Villanova Boston TBS 2:05 PM Ian Eagle / Jim Spanarkel // Allie LaForce

Just a few more important pieces of info for you in case you are watching online. You can use four different ways to catch games online:

This is your NCAA Tournament, Elite Eight, Day 1 open thread.


Go Bruins. Fire Alford.