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2018 Schedule
26-10, 4th in SEC
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12hAndrea Adelson

Everything you need to know for Thursday's Sweet 16 games

Michigan and Gonzaga, two of the hottest teams in the nation, are on a collision course in the West Region. In the South Region, will Kentucky's smooth path to the Final Four be derailed?

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14hJeff Borzello

Know what will happen in the Sweet 16 before it even happens

What happened in the first two rounds? It was crazy, but we're moving on because the Sweet 16 has arrived. The blue bloods are here, but so are the wild cards, including two(!) 11-seeds. Enjoy the games, but here's what's going to happen this weekend.

Calipari to his team: 'Don't drink that poison' (1:39)
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1dAlex Scarborough

Calipari to team: 'Don't drink that poison'

Kentucky head coach John Calipari is warning his players to not think they have an easy road to the Final Four and to not "drink the poison."

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2dJay Bilas

Bilas: This Sweet 16 is neither unprecedented nor revolutionary

OK, let's get a few things straight: A revolution is not happening in college basketball. Nor is what is happening in this NCAA tournament unprecedented. We've had crazier tournaments. What isn't crazy is The Bilastrator's order of the 16 remaining teams.


Campus Conversation Basketball: Rece Davis on Wild Weekend

Jeff Goodman & Rece Davis look back on a crazy first weekend of the Tournament (1:08), look ahead to the regional semis (23:16), examine some coaching moves (31:52) and more. Plus, "Talk Nerdy To Me" shares analytical perspectives on what to expect moving forward (26:35).

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3dEdward Aschoff

Need a new team to root for? We got you

So your bracket is busted, your original champion is already out of the tournament and you need someone new to follow. We've done the research for you already. All you have to do now is pick the team that best fits your style.

State of SEC hoops in March (2:20)
Examining Kentucky's road to the Sweet 16 (2:59)
No. 5 seed Kentucky playing best ball in March (1:35)
Diallo not underestimating any opponents (1:10)
Calipari coaches with March as the priority (0:41)
Vitale: Calipari's 'gotta love' upsets to Virginia, Arizona (1:12)
Calipari happy with win, wants to fix mistakes (2:43)
Knox says playing in tourney a 'dream come true' (1:10)

Team Stats

Points Per Game77.379th
Rebounds Per Game38.831st
Assists Per Game13.5178th
Points Allowed70.5126th

Tournament History

Final Fours17
Tournament Record126-51
Championship Seasons1948, 1949, 1951, 1958, 1978, 1996, 1998, 2012
Tournament Appearances57