03/22/2007

Ohio State is in its 13th Elite Eight and its first since 1999.

Ohio State is now 8-0 against the Southeastern Conference.

Tennessee is now 0-4 in the Sweet Sixteen.

Tennessee is now 0-8 when ranked lower than opponent.

UCLA is in its 21st Elite Eight and 2nd consecutive.

UCLA is now 22-1 when playing in the state of California.

UCLA is now 3-0 vs the Big East.

Pittsburgh is a tournament worst 0-12 when ranked lower than opponent.

Memphis is now 11-1 when playing in the state of Texas.

Memphis is in its 5th Elite Eight and 2nd consecutive.  They are the first school to have a repeat Elite Eight appearance since 2004 when Kansas reached the Elite Eight for its 3rd consecutive year.

Texas A&M is now 0-4 in the Sweet Sixteen.

Kansas is now 3-0 when playing in California.

Kansas will be in its 18th Elite Eight and first since 2004.

Southern Illinois is now 0-3 in the Sweet Sixteen.

Southern Illinois is now 0-5 on Thursdays.