2023 March Madness dwell updates: Pittsburgh-Xavier in motion

The primary weekend of the 2023 NCAA Males’s Basketball Match finishes at this time with eight extra groups seeking to stamp their ticket to the Candy 16.

Kicking issues off, 11-seed Pittsburgh is at present going up towards 3-seed Xavier. Following that, John Calipari’s Kentucky group takes on Kansas State at 2:40 p.m. ET, whereas Michigan State will battle Marquette at 2:15 p.m. ET.

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In a while, Adama Sanogo leads the 4-seed UConn Huskies towards 5-seed Saint Mary’s, whereas Ryan Kalkbrenner and the Creighton Bluejays comply with that with a matchup towards Scott Drew’s Baylor Bears.

Within the nightcap, 16-seed Fairleigh Dickinson seems to be to proceed its Cinderella run towards Florida Atlantic, Miami goes up towards Trayce Jackson-Davis and the Indiana Hoosiers, and Drew Timme leads the No. 3 seeded Gonzaga Bulldogs towards Mike Miles Jr. and the TCU Horned Frogs.

Comply with together with probably the most up-to-date bracket right here.

Listed here are the highlights!

No. 11 Pittsburgh vs. No. 3 Xavier (12:10 p.m. ET, CBS)

Throw it down!

Xavier acquired off to a sizzling begin, however Pittsburgh freshman Guillermo Diaz Graham threw down a one-handed alley-oop slam.


Xavier guard Colby Jones acquired in on the motion with a big-time 3 that helped the Musketeers prolong their lead early.

Similar to that, Xavier had built its lead out to 10 factors, 28-18, halfway although the primary half.

Making an announcement

It was extra of the identical as the primary half wound down. Xavier took a 48-34 lead into halftime.

Keep tuned for updates!


No. 6 Kentucky vs. No. 3 Kansas State (2:40 p.m. ET, CBS)


Kentucky Wildcats



Kansas State Wildcats


No. 7 Michigan State vs. No. 2 Marquette (5:15 p.m. ET, CBS)


Michigan State Spartans



Marquette Golden Eagles


No. 5 Saint Mary’s vs. No. 4 Connecticut (6:10 p.m. ET, TNT)

No. 6 Creighton vs. No. 3 Baylor (7:10 p.m. ET, TBS)


Creighton Bluejays



Baylor Bears


No. 16 Fairleigh Dickinson vs. No. 9 Florida Atlantic (7:45 p.m. ET, TruTV)

No. 5 Miami (Fla.) vs. No. 4 Indiana (8:40 p.m. ET, TNT)

No. 6 TCU vs. No. 3 Gonzaga (9:40 p.m. ET, TBS)


TCU Horned Frogs



Gonzaga Bulldogs


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