With a win, Kansas would face the victor of No. 5 seed Auburn and No. 12 seed New Mexico State in the second round on Saturday. Kansas ultimately fell to Iowa State by a 78-66 margin in the Big 12 championship game. The program has now advanced to the postseason 11 times in the last 13 seasons (nine trips to NCAA Tournament and two to the NIT).
K-State and UC Irvine will tip off at 1 p.m., CT (11 a.m., PT) with the matchup between No. 5 seed Wisconsin and No. 12 seed OR to follow 30 minutes after the conclusion of the first game.
In K-State's 30 previous NCAA Tournament appearances, the Wildcats have advanced to the Sweet 16 a total of 17 times. The team is led by All-Big 12 First Team selections Barry Brown, Jr. Dean Wade's injury status might be the key.
Entering the NCAA tournament, the Jayhawks won three of their last four games, including a pair of contests in the Big 12 tournament. Both teams are heading out west with hopes of surviving the first two rounds.
"I don't think anyone is going to take us lightly when we have 30 wins next to our name", UC Irvine coach Russell Turner said after Saturday's game.
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UC Irvine lost to Kansas State, 71-49, on November 17, 2017 in Manhattan, Kansas as part of the Continental Tires Las Vegas Invitational. Also in their pod, No. 12 seed OR and No. 5 seed Wisconsin.
Prediction: On paper, UC-Irvine is the type of team that can put a scare into a higher-seeded opponent. Three players are averaging in double figures led by Pac-12 honorable mention selection Louis King (13.1 ppg.), Pac-12 Tournament MVP Payton Prichard (12.7 ppg.) and Paul White (10.6 ppg.). Most recently Morehead State beat Louisville in 2011. Kansas State owns a respectable 4-3 record against AP Top 25 teams this season including wins against Kansas and Texas Tech, but were never tested in non-conference play.
There are four UC Irvine players whose fathers or grandfathers played in the National Basketball Association.
The North Carolina Tar Heels dropped a 74-73 decision to the Duke Blue Devils in the ACC semifinals to go 2-1 against their biggest rivals. Their.857 winning percentage is 10th in Division I.
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Pochettino added that he is still very much enjoying his time with Tottenham but at the same time is not looking too far ahead. Tottenham have a big climax to the season to come which will no doubt keep Pochettino busy.
However he has netted only once in 21 Premier League appearances, and has played 685 minutes of league action in total. It's like that, I know that I will only play in the Europa League", Giroud added.
Blue and White has blamed Netanyahu or his allies for providing Hadashot 12 with the details on the hack against Gantz. Netanyahu said Wednesday that Gantz is "panicking" because Iran "stole important things from him".
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