NCAA Basketball

Arkansas Razorbacks (26-10)


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vs. Miss 
W 73-72
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vs. Vandy 
W 76-62
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@ Kty 
L 65-82
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vs. SetonH 
W 77-71
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@ UNC 
L 65-72
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UNC tops Arkansas to advance to Sweet 16

(TSX / STATS) -- GREENVILLE, S.C. -- North Carolina scored the final 12 points to beat Arkansas 72-65 and avoid an upset Sunday night in the NCAA Tournament's second round at Bon Secours Wellness Arena.

Isaiah Hicks scored six of the points in the winning spurt, sending North Carolina to the Sweet 16 for the 22nd time since 1985. The Tar Heels eliminated the Razorbacks in the second round for the second time in three seasons and third time overall (also in 2008).

North Carolina (29-7), the top-seeded team in the South Region, will play fourth-seeded Butler on Friday night in Memphis, Tenn.

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Leaders
Points: D. Hannahs14.4
Rebounds: M. Kingsley7.7
Assists: D. Macon2.2
FG%: No qualifiers
FT%: D. Hannahs90.8%
3P%: D. Hannahs38.7%
Steals: M. Watkins1.3
Blocks: M. Kingsley2.6
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Villanova32-4
2 Gonzaga37-2
3 Kansas31-5
4 Arizona32-5
5 North Carolina33-7
6 Kentucky32-6
7 Duke28-9
8 UCLA31-5
9 Oregon33-6
10 Louisville25-9
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 North Carolina33-7
2 Gonzaga37-2
3 Oregon33-6
4 Kansas31-5
5 Kentucky32-6
6 South Carolina26-11
7 Arizona32-5
8 Villanova32-4
9 UCLA31-5
10 Florida27-9
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Southeastern Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
Kentucky 16-2 32-6
Florida 14-4 27-9
Arkansas 12-6 26-10
South Carolina 12-6 26-11
Ole Miss 10-8 22-14
Alabama 10-8 19-15
Vanderbilt 10-8 19-16
Georgia 9-9 19-15
Texas A&M 8-10 16-15
Tennessee 8-10 16-16
Auburn 7-11 18-14
Mississippi State 6-12 16-16
LSU 2-16 10-21
Missouri 2-16 8-24
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