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Sweet 16 South Region: Preview, Top Players and TV Schedule

Can Jim Larranaga lead the Miami Hurricanes to their first Final Four?
Sweet 16 South Region: Preview, Top Players and TV Schedule

No. 1 overall seed Kansas’ bid for a fourth national championship will begin again on Thursday when the Jayhawks take on No. 5 Maryland at the KFC Yum! Center in Louisville, Ky.

 

In the other South Region Sweet 16 matchup No. 3 Miami Hurricanes will play No. 2 Villanova. Here's a quick view of how the South Region stacks up.

2016 NCAA Tournament: Ranking the Sweet 16 Teams

Cinderella has been sent home, as college basketball's big boys flood Sweet 16, led by No. 1 overall seed Kansas
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2016 NCAA Tournament: Ranking the Sweet 16 Teams

The first week of the NCAA Tournament has come and gone, and we have cut down the field to the Sweet 16. Northern Iowa, Stephen F. Austin and Middle Tennessee tried their best to  play the role of Cinderella, but the clock has struck midnight on the mid-majors, as the Sweet 16 has turned into a battle of the college basketball big boys — including a record six ACC teams.

2016 NCAA Tournament Sunday Second Round Preview and Predictions

Elgin Cook and the Ducks look to ride their No. 1 seed and impressive opening game showing to the Sweet 16
2016 NCAA Tournament Sunday Second Round Preview and Predictions

Unlike Thursday, Friday’s NCAA Tournament matchups featured plenty of upsets and great finishes. Sunday should offer more of the same as there are some Cinderella teams looking for their Sweet 16 glass slipper.

 

Here's a breakdown of the games on Sunday that will determine the rest of the Sweet 16 participants.

10 College Rivalries Killed by Conference Realignment

Please, please, please bring back these classic rivalries
10 college rivalries ended by conference realignment

Thanksgiving hasn’t been the same since the Texas A&M and Missouri started hanging out with the SEC. Or since West Virginia and Pitt started rolling with the Big 12 and ACC, respectively.

 

Conference realignment ended a handful of traditional rivalries, either because of scheduling conflicts or acrimonious relationships.

 

In other words, no more Texas-Texas A&M. No more Backyard Brawl. No more Border War.

 

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