The University of Kentucky ousted defending champion Louisville 74-69 and Michigan State knocked off East Region top seed Virginia 61-59 to complete the final eight at the men’s national college basketball tournament.
Wichita State’s reward for becoming the first team in 23 years to enter the men’s college basketball tournament undefeated is potentially the toughest road to the Final Four of the four No. 1 regional seeds.
The University of Florida and Wichita State University, schools that went undefeated through their conference schedules, remained at the top of the Associated Press men’s college basketball Top 25 poll.
The National Collegiate Athletic Association and five of college football’s regional conferences were sued by a former West Virginia University player who claims they conspired to limit the value of scholarships to less than the actual cost of attendance.