NCAA Tourney Update: Second round results
1 Kentucky 90
9 Wake Forest 60
This one was all Kentucky, as the Wildcats thoroughly dominated Wake Forest, earning the right to move on to the East regional semi-final. Darius Miller led the Wildcats with a career-high 20 points as coach John Calipari emptied the bench and 11 different players scored.
Kentucky will play the winner of Sunday's Wisconsin-Cornell game.
2 Kansas St. 84
7 BYU 72
With conference rival Kansas out of the way, the Wildcats of Kansas State can carve themselves a path to the national championship, having dispatched BYU in their second round match-up. Jacob Pullen was outstanding for K-State, hitting 8 of 15 shots, including 7 of 12 from three-point distance for a game-high and career-best 34 points.
The #2 seed in the West, Kansas State can look forward to playing the winner of Sunday's Xavier-Pitt contest.
NCAA Conference Scoreboard (through games of March 20)
Big East (4-5)
Big Ten (4-1)
Big 12 (7-3)
Mountain West (2-4)
West Coast (3-0)
Western Athletic (0-2)
*Conferences with only one tournament team listed as "Other."