No.2 seed Arizona Wildcats (31-4, 16-2, 1st in Pac-12) takes on seventh seed Saint Mary’s Gaels (29-4, 16-2, 2nd in WCC) in the second round of the 2017 NCAA Tournament tonight.
The game tip-off at 7:45 PM EST Saturday, March 18 in Vivint Smart Home Arena, Salt Lake City
CBS will be providing the national coverage with Andrew Catalon, Steve Lappas, and Jamie Erdahl on the call
Date and Time: March 18th, 2017 7:45 PM EST
Venue: Vivint Smart Home Arena, Salt Lake City
TV: CBS (US)
The Wildcats pulled off a 100-82 win over the North Dakota Fightin’ Hawks in the first round of the NCAA Tournament Thursday night.
Rawle Alkins and Lauri Markkanen each posted 20 points to lead Wildcats as all five starters made ten or more points.
Alkins also made five assists while Parker Jackson-Cartwright added four and Allonzo Trier added three assists in that win.
Saint Mary’s Gaels won their fifth NCAA Tournament game in program history after defeating No. 10 VCU 85-77 in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament’s West Region Thursday night.
Jock Landale led the Gaels with 18 points and 13 rebounds while Joe Rahon and Calvin Hermanson added 16 points each in that win.
Schedule for Second Round NCAA tournament Saturday, March 18
|West Virginia v Notre Dame||March-18||Buffalo, N.Y||12:10 p.m||CBS|
|Villanova v Wisconsin||March-18||Buffalo, N.Y||2:40 p.m||CBS|
|Gonzaga v Northwestern||March-18||Salt Lake City, UT||5:15 p.m||CBS|
|Florida State v Xavier||March-18||Orlando, FL||6:10 p.m||TNT|
|Butler v Middle Tenn.||March -18||Milwaukee, WI||7:10 p.m||TBS|
|Arizona v St. Mary’s||March-18||Salt Lake City, UT||7:45 p.m||CBS|
|Florida v Virginia||March-18||Orlando, FL||8:40 p.m||TNT|
|Purdue v Iowa State||March-18||Milwaukee, WI||9:40 p.m||TBS|