No. 8 seed Arkansas Razorbacks opens play in the South Regional of the NCAA tournament Friday afternoon at 1:30 PM EST, taking on No. 9 seed Seton Hall at BSW Arena in Greenville, South Carolina.
TNT will be covering the national telecast with Brian Anderson (play-by-play), Chris Webber (Analyst), Lewis Johnson ( sideline Reporter) calling the action.
The winner of the game will proceed to Sunday’s round of 32 to play No. 1 seed North Carolina or No. 16 Texas Southern.
Date and Time: March 17th, 2017 1:30 PM EST
Venue: Bon Secours Wellness Arena
TV: TNT (US)
Arkansas has posted eight wins in its last ten games. The Razorbacks are coming off an 82-65 to Kentucky in Sunday’s Southeastern Conference Tournament final.
Four players are averaging more 11 points, led by Senior Guard Dusty Hannahs with 14.6 points while others are making: Daryl Macon (13.4), Jaylen Barford (12.6) and Moses Kingsley (11.8)
Seton Hall Pirates were on a five-game winning streak before suffering a close 55-53 loss to NCAA tournament top-seed Villanova Wildcats in last Friday’s Big East Conference Tournament semifinals.
Star-studded Pirates is led by Khadeen Carrington(16.9 PPG), Desi Rodriguez(15.9), and Angel Delgado(15.3)