The No. 1 overall seed in the 2013 NCAA Tournament continues to roll. On Friday night, the Louisville Cardinals advanced to the Elite 8 with an impressive 77-69 win over the No. 12-seeded Oregon Ducks. Russ Smith paced the Cardinals offense with an incredible 31-point performance. Louisville was never in serious danger and they looked like the No. 1 seed that they are supposed to be.
The Cardinals have won thirteen games in a row.
Louisville now advances to the next round of the tournament where they will face the winner of No. 2 Duke and No. 3 Michigan State.
Will it be the Blue Devils or Spartans that get a crack at the top seed in the tournament? We will find out in a matter of hours.
Here is the schedule for the night’s later games:
|After conc. I||CBS||Indianapolis II||Michigan State vs. Duke||Nantz/Kellogg/Wolfson|
|After conc. I||TBS||North Texas II||Florida Gulf Coast vs. Florida||Albert/Kerr//Sager|