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2016 March Madness: NCAA Tournament Round 2 OPEN THREAD

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Typically round 2 is when the upset minded teams come back to reality.  They don't have a week to prepare and talent generally wins out. Will that be the case for Yale, Little Rock, Wichita and Gonzaga?  I'll say this...beware the 11-seeds this year.  I would not be at all surprised if the Shockers and Bulldogs both advance to next weekend.

Game of the Day: Kentucky vs. Indiana - both teams are pretty good and playing well.  Should be the best game of the day.

Upset of the Day: I predict no upsets today. Gonzaga over Utah is a possibility but I'm going with zero upsets.

Saturday, March 19: 2nd Round Games

Time TV Location Region Game PLAY-BY-PLAY/ANALYST//REPORTER
12:10p CBS Providence South (3) Miami-Florida Hurricanes vs. (11) Wichita State Shockers Ian Eagle/Chris Webber/Len Elmore//Evan Washburn
After Conc. CBS Providence West (4) Duke Blue Devils vs. (12) Yale Bulldogs Eagle/Webber/Elmore//Washburn
5:15p CBS Des Moines East (4) Kentucky Wildcats vs. (5) Indiana Hoosiers Jim Nantz/Grant Hill/Bill Raftery//Tracy Wolfson
6:10p TNT Denver Midwest (4) Iowa State Cyclones vs. (12) Arkansas-Little Rock Trojans Andrew Catalon/Steve Lappas//Jamie Erdahl
7:10p TBS Raleigh Midwest (1) Virginia Cavaliers vs. (9) Butler Bulldogs Kevin Harlan/Reggie Miller/Dan Bonner//Lewis Johnson
After Conc. CBS Des Moines South (1) Kansas Jayhawks vs. (9) Connecticut Huskies Nantz/ Hill/ Raftery//Wolfson
After Conc. TNT Denver Midwest (3) Utah Utes vs. (11) Gonzaga Bulldogs Catalon/Lappas//Erdahl
After Conc. TBS Raleigh East (1) North Carolina Tar Heels vs. (9) Providence Friars Harlan/Miller/Bonner//Johnson