03/20/11

North Carolina is in the Sweet Sixteen for the 29th time and the first time since 2009.  Roy Williams is in his 14th Sweet Sixteen and 5th with North Carolina.

North Carolina is 29-1 playing in North Carolina and has won 25 tournament games in a row in North Carolina.  They are 11-0 playing in Charlotte.

North Carolina is 49-3 when scoring 80 or more points.

Washington is 1-1 vs. the Atlantic Coast Conference.

Washington is 0-3 vs. #2 seeds.

Washington is 2-1 on March 20.

Washington is 1-1 on Sundays.

Washington is 7-1 when scoring between 80 and 89 points.

Duke is in the Sweet Sixteen for the 26th time and the 3rd consecutive year.  Mike Krzyzewski is in his 20th Sweet Sixteen all with Duke.

Duke is 3-0 vs. Michigan and 12-4 vs. the Big Ten in the tournament.

Duke is 8-0 vs. #8 Seeds.

Duke is 32-4 when playing in North Carolina and 10-3 in Charlotte.

Duke is 8-0 this decade so far.

Michigan is 4-6 vs. ACC.

Ohio State is in the Sweet Sixteen for the 13th time and the 2nd consecutive year.  Thad Matta is in his 4th Sweet Sixteen and his 3rd with Ohio State.

Ohio State is 7-2 playing in Ohio.

Ohio State is tournament records 18-0 when scoring 80 or more points.

Ohio State is 12-0 in games decided by 20 or more points.

George Mason is 1-2 vs. Big Ten.

George Mason is 1-1 in Round of 32.

George Mason is 1-1 vs. #1 Seeds.

George Mason is 2-1 on Sundays.

Marquette is in the Sweet Sixteen for the 14th time and the first time since 2003.  Buzz Williams is in his first Sweet Sixteen.

Buzz Williams is the 7th different coach to take Marquette to the Sweet Sixteen which ties UCLA for the most all-time.

Marquette is 2-1 vs. the Big East.

Marquette is 7-1 on March 20.

Syracuse is 1-1 vs. the Big East.

Arizona is in the Sweet Sixteen for the 15th time and the first time since 2005.  Sean Miller is in his 3rd Sweet Sixteen and his first with Arizona.

Arizona is 14-4 in the Round of 32.

Arizona is 9-2 on Sundays.

Texas is 9-11 in the Round of 32.

Kansas is in the Sweet Sixteen for the 26th time and the first time since 2009.  Bill Self is in his 8th Sweet Sixteen and his 5th with Kansas.

Kansas is 2-1 vs. Illinois.  Bill Self was the coach for Illinois in the other two games.

Kansas is 32-2 when allowing fewer than 60 points.

Illinois is 0-5 vs. #1 Seeds.

Virginia Commonwealth is in the Sweet Sixteen for the first time.  Shaka Smart is in the Sweet Sixteen for the first time.

Virginia Commonwealth's 94 points is the most that they have scored in 17 tournament games.  Their previous high was 85 vs. Long Island in the 1981 Round of 64.

Virginia Commonwealth is 1-5 in the Round of 32.

Virginia Commonwealth is 1-3 on Sundays.

Purdue is 3-1 playing in Illinois.

Florida State is in the Sweet Sixteen for the 4th time and the first time since 1993.  Leonard Hamilton is in the Sweet Sixteen for the 2nd time and his first time with Florida State.

Florida State is 2-0 vs. Big East.

Florida State defeats a Top 4 seed for the first time in school history.  They are now 1-4 vs. Top 4 seeds.

Notre Dame is tournament worst 0-8 vs. the Atlantic Coast Conference.

Notre Dame is 2-1 vs. #10 Seeds.