Best Individual Performances in Round of 64
Points - Deshaun Thomas, Ohio State - 31
3-point FG Pct (min 5 att) - Laurent Rivard, Harvard - 85.7% (6-7)
FG Pct - Miles Plumlee, Duke - 100% (9-9)*
FT Pct - Jamaal Franklin, San Diego State - 100% (7-7)*
Rebounds - Pierce Hornung, Colorado State - 17
Offensive Rebounds - T.J. Robinson, Long Beach State - 8
Defensive Rebounds - Andre Roberson, Colorado - 13
Assists - Draymond Green, Michigan State; Kendall Marshall, North Carolina
Steals - Cody Zeller, Indiana; Mike Moser, UNLV - 6
Blocks - Anthony Davis, Kentucky; Jared Berggren; Wisconsin - 7
*Most attempts for those that shot 100%
The 2 upsets on Thursday is tied for the second fewest on any single day
in the Round of 64 and the 8 upsets on Friday is the most on any single day in any
Current Round of 32 Streak
Kansas State 3
Ohio State 3
Pittsburgh's string of six consecutive appearances in Round of 32 was snapped.
Round of 32 Droughts Snapped
Lehigh 1st App
Norfolk State 1st App
South Florida 1st App
Saint Louis 1998
Iowa State 2005
North Carolina State 2006
Round of 32 Rematches
Colorado defeated Baylor 59-44 in 1946 Regional Third Place.
Georgetown defeated North Carolina State 69-61 in 1989 Sweet Sixteen.
Kansas is 1-1 vs. Purdue (Purdue won 83-78 in 1994 Sweet Sixteen, Kansas won 75-61
in 1997 Round of 32.)
Kentucky defeated Iowa State 106-98 in 1992 Round of 32.
Louisville defeated New Mexico 64-63 in 1997 Round of 32.
Marquette defeated Murray State 82-62 in 1969 Round of 32.
Syracuse defeated Kansas State 95-87 in 1975 Elite Eight.
Most Round of 32 appearances since 2000 (13 years)
North Carolina 10
Michigan State 9
Syracuse is in its 20th Sweet Sixteen and first since 2010.
Syracuse is 2-0 vs. Kansas State and 5-4 vs. the Big Twelve.
Syracuse is 17-0 when allowing fewer than 60 points.
Kansas State is 0-2 vs. the Big East.
Ohio State is in its 14th Sweet Sixteen and 3rd consecutive.
Ohio State is 4-0 when playing in the state of Pennsylvania.
Ohio State is 8-1 on March 17.
Gonzaga is 2-4 vs. the Big Ten.
Gonzaga is 2-1 on March 17.
Marquette is in their 15th Sweet Sixteen and their 2nd consecutive.
Marquette is 2-0 vs. Murray State and 5-0 vs. the Ohio Valley.
Marquette is 4-0 vs. #6 seeds.
Marquette is 5-1 when playing in the state of Kentucky.
Marquette is 3-0 on March 17.
Murray State is 0-5 in the Round of 32.
Murray State is 0-7 on March 17.
Wisconsin is in their 6th Sweet Sixteen and their 2nd consecutive.
Wisconsin is 2-1 vs. the SEC.
Wisconsin is 3-0 vs. #5 seeds.
Wisconsin is 4-0 when playing in the state of New Mexico.
Vanderbilt is 1-2 vs. the Big Ten.
Vanderbilt is 4-1 in the Round of 32.
Indiana is in their 20th Sweet Sixteen and their first since 2002.
Indiana is 4-1 vs. the Colonial Athletic Association.
VCU is 1-2 vs. the Big Ten.
VCU is 1-6 in the Round of 32.
VCU is 0-4 vs. #4 seeds.
VCU is 0-4 on Saturdays.
Kentucky is in their 40th Sweet Sixteen and their 3rd consecutive.
Kentucky is 2-0 vs. Iowa State and 2-1 vs. the Big Twelve.
Kentucky is 6-0 vs. #8 seeds.
Kentucky is 12-4 when playing in the state of Kentucky.
Kentucky is 8-3 on March 17.
Iowa State is 2-2 vs. the SEC.
Iowa State is 3-5 in the Round of 32.
Iowa State is 0-3 vs. #1 seeds.
Iowa State is 0-6 when allowing 80 or more points.
Baylor is in their 2nd Sweet Sixteen and their first since 2010.
Baylor is 2-0 in the Round of 32.
Baylor is 1-1 vs. Colorado, but 2-0 vs. the Pac Twelve.
Baylor is 5-1 as a #3 seed.
Baylor's 80 points is their most in 16 tournament games. Their previous
high was 79 vs. Purdue in the 2008 Round of 64.
Colorado is 0-2 in the Round of 32, but has 5 Sweet Sixteen appearances.
Louisville is in their 25th Sweet Sixteen and first since 2009.
Louisville is 2-0 vs. New Mexico.
Louisville is 3-7 on March 17.
New Mexico is 0-5 vs. the Big East.
New Mexico is 1-7 in the Round of 32.