The UAlbany Great Danes kept pace with No. 1 ranked Florida yesterday, tying the score at 39 with 14 minutes left to play but ultimately fell behind when Florida won with a 67-55 victory. No. 3 Syracuse saw a win over Western Michigan 77-53 and will go on to face No. 11 ranked Dayton on Saturday at 7:10PM in Buffalo on TBS. No. 7 UConn defeated No. 10 Saint Joesph’s 89-81. UConn advances to the Sweet Sixteen against No. 2 Villanova Saturday at 9:40PM in Buffalo on TBS. No. 4 Louisville beat No. 13 Manhattan 71-64.
The second round of the NCAA tournament starts today at 2:45 PM, No. 3 Syracuse will go head to head with No. 14 Western Michigan in Buffalo, on CBS. No. 16 UAlbany will see No. 1 ranked Florida in the second round of the Tournament to take place in Orlando at 4:10 PM, on TBS.
Later tonight, in the first game of the men's NCAA tournament, UAlbany will go head to head with Mount Saint Mary’s in Dayton Ohio at 6:40 PM on truTV. The winner will go on to face No. 1 Florida at Orlando in the second round.