NCAA Tournament Now Underway


Thursday, March 15th 2007, 8:14 am
By: News On 6


UNDATED (AP) -- 16 teams will move into the second round of the men's NCAA basketball tournament before the day is out.

Three elimination games are already under way.

Maryland and Davidson are going at it in Buffalo, New York. Boston College and Texas Tech are hooked up in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. And Louisville and Stanford are on the court in Lexington, Kentucky.

A couple of number-one seeds are scheduled to take the court tonight.

North Carolina meets Eastern Kentucky in an East Regional matchup at Winston-Salem. And top-ranked Ohio State plays Central Connecticut State in the South Regional at Lexington.

Here is the complete schedule:

East Regional:

Boston College vs. Texas Tech, 12:25 p.m.

Georgetown vs. Belmont, 30 minutes after previous game.

Marquette vs. Michigan State, 7:20 p.m.

North Carolina vs. Eastern Kentucky, 30 minutes after previous game.

Washington State vs. Oral Roberts, 2:30 p.m.

Vanderbilt vs. George Washington, 30 minutes after previous game.

South Regional:

Louisville vs. Stanford, 12:40 p.m.

Texas A&M vs. Pennsylvania, 30 minutes after previous game.

Ohio State vs. Central Connecticut State, 7:10 p.m.

Brigham Young vs. Xavier, 30 minutes after previous game.

Midwest Regional:

Maryland vs. Davidson, 12:20 p.m.

Butler vs. Old Dominion, 30 minutes after previous game.

West Regional:

Duke vs. Virginia Commonwealth, 7:10 p.m.

Pittsburgh vs. Wright State, 30 minutes after previous game.

UCLA vs. Weber State, 7:25 p.m.

Indiana vs. Gonzaga, 30 minutes after previous game.