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WAMC Sports Report: Syracuse Still In The Dance

Mar 21, 2014

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.

WAMC Morning Edition Sports Update

Mar 29, 2013
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In the NCAA men’s basketball tournament there are 12 teams left.

Syracuse limited Indiana to its lowest point total of the season, forced 19 turnovers, compiled 10 blocks and held the normally efficient Hoosiers to 33 percent shooting.

Marquette built a double-digit lead in the first half and went on to a 71-61 win over Miami to earn a spot in the East Regional title game.