A sweet set of games is headlined by the unbeaten Kentucky Wildcats.
Arizona is ranked No. 2, and Wisconsin is No. 3.
Frank Kaminsky had 28 points and 11 rebounds for Wisconsin, rallying the Badgers to a 64-63 overtime victory against Arizona to advance to the Final Four.
Arizona rallied to beat San Diego State 70-64 Thursday night and advance to the final eight of the NCAA tournament.
It was seven years ago today that the Illinois men’s basketball team orchestrated the come back of the decade when they erased a 15-point deficit to defeat the Wildcats and advance to the Final Four.
Selection Sunday is just a little over two weeks away. Here’s the latest look at which teams are in good shape, which teams have work to do and which teams are in serious trouble:
In honor of the Illini’s long-running UC series, here are the five most memorable non-conference games that Illinois has played at the United Center.
Rich Rodriguez turned West Virginia into a national championship contender before flaming out as Michigan coach under enormous expectations.
Former Florida coach Urban Meyer says he still has concerns about returning to coaching, but “right now there are no decisions to be made.”