Friday, March 23, 2001

Men's Sweet 16 pairings

        At First Union Center
, Philadelphia
        Thursday, March 22

        Southern California 80, Kentucky 76
        Duke 76, UCLA 63
        Regional Championship
        Saturday, March 24

        Southern California (24-9) vs. Duke (32-4), 7 p.m.
        At The Georgia Dome
, Atlanta
        Friday, March 23

        Michigan State (26-4) vs. Gonzaga (26-6), 7:38 p.m.
        Penn State (21-11) vs. Temple (23-12), 25 minutes after first game
        Regional Championship
        Sunday, March 25

        Semifinal winners
        At The Alamodome
, San Antonio
        Regional Semifinals
        Friday, March 23

        Arizona (25-7) vs. Mississippi (27-7), 7:55 p.m.
        Illinois (26-7) vs. Kansas (26-6), 25 minutes after first game
        Regional Championship
        Sunday, March 25

        Semifinal winners
        At Arrowhead Pond
, Anaheim, Calif.
        Thursday, March 22

        Maryland 76, Georgetown 66
        Stanford 78, Cincinnati 65
        Regional Championship
        Saturday, March 24

        Maryland (24-10) vs. Stanford (31-2), 4:40 p.m.
        At The Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome
, Minneapolis
        Saturday, March 31

        East champion vs. West champion
        South champion vs. Midwest champion
        Game times: 5:42 and approx. 8:12 p.m.
        Monday, April 2
        Championship, 9:18 p.m.

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