NCAA tournament action opens across the country

NCAA tournament action opens across the country

No. 1 North Carolina (TNT) 4:30 p.m. Midwest Region: No. 11 Rhode Island vs. No. 6 SMU (TruTV) 4 p.m.

Noon: Spring training, Minnesota vs. Boston, at Fort Myers, Fla., MLB Network.

1 p.m.: Special Olympics World Winter Games, at Schladming and Rohrmoos, Austria, ABC.

- In the East, fifth-seeded Virginia rallied from 15 points down to beat 13th-seeded UNC Wilmington 76-71. No. 1 Kansas (-8), No. 8 Arkansas vs. No. 7 Dayton (CBS) 7:20 p.m. No. 1 Kansas (TNT) 7:10 p.m.

9 a.m.: Premier League, Southampton at Tottenham, NBCSN. No. 2 Duke (TBS) 7:27 p.m.

6 p.m.: Bobsledding, IBSF World Cup, Four-Man Bobsled, at Pyeongchang, South Korea (tape delay), NBCSN.

11 a.m.: NCAA Tournament, second round, Kentucky vs. Ohio State, ESPN2. No. 8 Miami (TNT) 9:40 p.m.

EAST: No. 8 Wisconsin (25-9) vs. West Virginia, DePaul vs. Mississippi State and NC State vs. Texas, ESPN2.

EAST: No. 4 Florida (24-8) vs. No. 1 Villanova (CBS) 5:15 p.m.

Gonzaga became the 129th straight No. 1 seed to beat a 16 since the bracket was expanded to 64 teams in 1985.

The top two seeds in the West Region, Arizona and Gonzaga, both won their games Saturday to advance to the next round. South Region: No. 12 Middle Tennessee vs. vs.

7 a.m.: Premier League, Manchester United at Middlesbrough, NBCSN.

Notre Dame guard Rex Pflueger (0) drives past Princeton forward Spencer Weisz (10) during the first half of a first-round men's college basketball game in the NCAA Tournament, Thursday, March 16, 2017, in Buffalo, N.Y.

WEST: No. 7 Saint Mary's (28-4) vs.