#1 North Carolina vs. #3 Oregon Saturday 8:39, CBS North Carolina Player to Watch: Justin Jackson (Tournament Averages: 19.8 points, 6.3 rebounds, 4.3 assists) Tempted to talk about Luke Maye here but I had to write with my head and not my heart. Justin Jackson has taken major strides forward on the offensive end this year.
#7 South Carolina vs. #1 Gonzaga Saturday 6:09 PM, CBS South Carolina Player to Watch: Sindarius Thornwell (Tournament Averages: 26.3 points, 7.5 rebounds, 2.5 assists) Senior guard Sindarius Thornwell has been an absolute monster for the Gamecocks as they have won their four tournament games. Thornwell has been doing a little bit of everything and
#1 North Carolina vs. #2 Kentucky Sunday 5:05 EST, CBS North Carolina Player to Watch: Justin Jackson The junior forward has been the man this year for the Tarheels. In the win Sweet 16 win over Butler on Friday, Jackson scored 24 points even with an atrocious 2-8 from three-point land. His length and
Two great games and two lopsided games to bring us to 8 teams. The games today were not as exciting as last night's games but still provided plenty of storylines and entertainment. #7 South Carolina Destroys #3 Baylor Final Score: 70-50 Headline: What in tarnation? MVP: Sindarius Thornwell (24 points, 6 rebounds, 2 assists,
#4 Florida vs. #8 Wisconsin Storyline: Who is Bo Ryan? Who is Billy Donovan? Billy Donovan and Bo Ryan will not be pacing the sidelines on Friday night, but their programs have continued to have big successes. Mike White and Greg Gard have done tremendous jobs using the momentum and culture in place