West Region (Los Angeles) 1.Arizona (San Diego) 16.Idaho/ Texas Southern 8.SMU 9.TCU 4.Gonzaga (Boise) 13.Harvard 5.Northwestern 12.Bucknell 3.Minnesota (Wichita) 14.Troy 6.Virginia 11.UCF/ BYU 2.North Carolina (Charlotte) 15.Furman 7.Xavier 10.Arkansas Midwest Region (Omaha) 1.Kansas (Wichita) 16.Stephen F. Austin 8.Oregon 9.Iowa 4.UCLA (Boise) 13.Jacksonville State 5.Notre Dame 12.Illinois State 3.USC (San Diego) 14.New Mexico State 6.Providence 11.Nevada 2.Wichita State (Dallas) 15.Long Beach State 7.Michigan 10.VCU South Region (Atlanta) 1.Louisville (Nashville) 16.Hampton/ St. Peter’s 8.Butler 9.Maryland 4.Baylor (Dallas) 13.Louisiana Tech 5.Florida 12.Vermont 3.West Virginia (Pittsburgh) 14.Charleston 6.Miami 11.Indiana 2.Kentucky (Nashville) 15.UNC Asheville 7.Rhode Island 10.Georgia Tech East Region (Boston) 1.Michigan State (Detroit) 16.Mount
#1 Gonzaga vs. #1 North Carolina 9:20 ET, CBS UNC Player to Watch: Kennedy Meeks In the national semifinal win over Oregon, Meeks imposed his will finishing with 25 points and 14rebounds. The senior big man obviously had the height and size advantage in comparison to the smaller Oregon front-court. Gonzaga will be a
#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 Gonzaga vs. #4 West Virginia Storyline: West Virginia's press vs. Gonzaga's bigs This is one matchup that involves team's that want to play very different styles. West Virginia is going to press the Zags for 40 mins with hopes of getting turnovers and easy buckets. Gonzaga wants to play fast, but
#1 Gonzaga vs. #16 South Dakota State West Region Thursday, March 16, 2017 (2 PM ET, TBS) March Preview: Gonzaga Bulldogs March Preview: South Dakota State Jackrabbits Gonzaga Bulldogs 32-1 (17-1 WCC) Player to Watch: Nigel Williams-Goss (16.9 PPG, 5.7 RPG, 4.8 APG) A transfer from Washington, Williams-Goss has been the man this year for Gonzaga. His outstanding playmaking