No. 6 seed Maryland Terrapins (24-8, 12-6 BIG TEN) takes on No. 11 Xavier Musketeers (21-13, 9-9 BIG EAST) on Thursday at 6:50 p.m. in the second round of the 2017 NCAA Tournament at the Amway Center in Orlando, Florida.
TNT will be covering the national telecast with Ian Eagle (play-by-play), Steve Lavin (analysis) and Evan Washburn(sideline reporter) joining live from the action.
Date and Time: March 16th, 2017 6:50 PM EST
Venue: Amway Center, Orlando
TV: TNT (US)
Maryland will mark its 27th overall appearance in the NCAA Tournament and its third consecutive trip to the event since 2014.
Maryland is coming off a 72-64 loss to Northwestern Wildcats in the Big Ten tournament.
Junior guard Melo Trimble leads the Terrapins with 17 points (PPG), 3.7 rebounds (RPG), and 3.7 assists (APG).
Xavier enters its fourth straight NCAA Tournament and its 11th in the last 12 seasons.
The Musketeers pulled off an upset victory when took out fourth seed Butler Bulldogs in the Big East tournament quarterfinals.
Junior guard Trevon Bluiett leads the team in scoring at 18.1 points per game while rebounding 5.8.