TALE OF THE TAPE

NCAA Tournament

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    Sweet 16: #2 Arizona Vs. #6 Xavier

    It was only a few years ago that Sean Miller left the Xavier Musketeers and took on the job of rebuilding the Arizona Wildcats.

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    Sweet 16: #3 Notre Dame Vs. #7 Wichita State

    The Notre Dame Fighting Irish may be a third seed heading into the Sweet 16 matchup, but their opponents have a lot more experience when it comes to playing at this time of the year.

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    Sweet 16: #3 Oklahoma Vs. #7 Michigan State

    The two top seeds are gone in the East, but we still have one of the best matchups possible between No. 3-seeded Oklahoma and No. 7 Michigan State.

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    Sweet 16: #2 Gonzaga Vs. #11 UCLA

    The “other” South Regional Semifinal presents one of the most decorated programs in college basketball against one of the most celebrated mid-major programs in the sport.

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    Sweet 16: #4 Louisville Vs. #8 North Carolina State

    For the fourth straight season, Rick Pitino leads the Louisville Cardinals into the Sweet 16, and with the top two seeds gone in the East, the 2013 NCAA champions might be ready to make another charge to the Final Four.

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    Round of 32: #3 Oklahoma vs. #11 Dayton

    In 2013, head coach Lon Kruger helped lead the Oklahoma Sooners back into the NCAA Tournament in just his second season, after remaining mediocre ever since Blake Griffin left for the NBA.