Sunday, March 18, 2012

Kentucky Sweet 16

  • LOUISVILLE— Kentucky is the favorite to win the national championship, and it is obvious the Wildcats' future in the NCAA Tournament is heavily tied to freshman point guard Marquis Teague.
  • (New York Daily News)
  • LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Freshman Marquis Teague finally feels in step with Kentucky coach John Caliparis offense. Now, hes taking the Wildcats to the South Regional semifinals in Atlanta, and maybe a lot farther than that.
  • (Huffington Post)
  • LOUISVILLE, Ky. Ñ Maybe Connecticut and Duke should consider themselves lucky. Instead of being the potential targets of Kentucky in revenge games down the line, they got out of the NCAA Tournament while the getting was good Ñ in the first round.
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  • PORTLAND, Ore. — Will Sheehey had two options when he grabbed the loose ball: back it out and play for the final shot of regulation, or take the open jumper.
  • (Huffington Post)
  • Marquis Teague poured in 24 points and dished out seven assists, and Kentucky used a big run in the second half to beat Iowa State, 87-71, to advance to the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament.
  • (Chicago Tribune)
  • Indiana advanced to its first Sweet 16 since 2002 with a 63-61 win over last years Cinderella team VCU, while Kentucky and Syracuse both cruised to 16-point wins.
  • (ESPN)
  • Kentucky scored its most points since scoring 87 against Loyola (Md.) on Dec. 22. The Wildcats join Ohio State as the two teams (so far) who have made the Sweet 16 in each of the last three seasons.
  • (ESPN)
  • Indiana advanced to the round of 16 for the first time in a decade and just four years the rim and came off as Indiana erupted in celebration. Indiana will face Kentucky in the South Regional semifinals Friday in Atlanta.
  • (Los Angeles Times)
  • Check out Saturdays action as teams fight for Sweet 16 spots in the NCAA tournament.
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