NCAA: Few Surprises In Second Round
Posted: 22 March, 2013
- Dorian Green scored 17 of his 26 points in the first half when Colorado State shot 58 percent and the Rams went on to beat Missouri 84-72.
- Glenn Robinson III and Tim Hardaway, Jr. each scored 21 points to lead fourth-seed Michigan to a 71-56 win over South Dakota State. The Wolverines won despite having star guard Trey Burke held to six points, the first time he scored in single digits all season.
- Mark Lyons scored 23 points to lead Arizona to an 81-64 rout of Belmont. The Wildcats held a 44-18 edge on the boards, outscored Belmont 36-18 in the paint, blocked five shots and outshot the Bruins from 3-point range.
- Allen Crabbe had 19 points and nine rebounds and reserve Robert Thurman scored all 12 of his points on dunks as 12th-seeded California upset fifth-seeded UNLV 64-61. Cal held the Runnin' Rebels without a basket for 11 minutes in the second half.
- Damyean Dotson scored 17 points and Arsalan Kazemi added 11 points and 17 rebounds to help 12th-seeded Oregon knock off fifth-seeded Oklahoma State 68-55.
- Malcolm Armstead scored 22 points, Cleanthony Early added 21 and ninth-seeded Wichita State defeated eighth-seeded Pittsburgh 73-55. Freshman Steven Adams led Pitt with 13 points and 11 rebounds.
- Fourth-seeded Saint Louis had little trouble with New Mexico State 64-44. Dwayne Evans scored 24 points and Cody Ellis added 12 points for the Billikens.