No.1 seed Gonzaga Bulldogs (33-1) lock horns with No.8 seed Northwestern Wildcats (24-11) in the second round of the NCAA tournament.
The game tip-off at 5:15 PM EST Saturday, March 18 in Vivint Smart Home Arena, Salt Lake City
Date and Time: March 18th, 2017 5:15 PM EST
Venue: Vivint Smart Home Arena, Salt Lake City
TV: CBS (US)
The Bulldogs won their opening game of the NCAA tournament against 16 seed South Dakota State 66-46 Thursday night.
Jordan Mathews led the Bulldogs with 16 points in that win.
Przemek Karnowski added 10 points, which saw three back-to-back baskets for the Bulldogs to extend the lead to 20 in the final moments.
In their first-ever NCAA Tournament trip in the school’s history, the Wildcats defeated Vanderbilt, 68-66, in the first round Thursday.
Bryant McIntosh converted 10 of his 16 shots from the field and scored a game-high 25 points for the Wildcats.
The Wildcats’ Dererk Pardon added a double-double while scoring 14 points and 11 rebounds.
|Matchups||Date||Location||Time (EST)||TV Network|
|West Virginia vs. Notre Dame||March 18||Buffalo, NY||12:10 pm||CBS|
|Villanova vs. Wisconsin||March 18||Buffalo, NY||2:40 pm||CBS|
|Gonzaga vs. Northwestern||March 18||Salt Lake City, UT||5:15 pm||CBS|
|Florida State vs. Xavier||March18||Orlando, FL||6:10 pm||TNT|
|Butler vs. Middle Tenn.||March 18||Milwaukee, WI||7:10 pm||TBS|
|Arizona vs. St. Mary’s||March 18||Salt Lake City, UT||7:45 pm||CBS|
|Florida vs. Virginia||March 18||Orlando, FL||8:40 pm||TNT|
|Purdue vs. Iowa State||March 18||Milwaukee, WI||9:40 pm||TBS|