March is here. The Madness is on tape delay. When No. 13 seed UC Irvine going over a forgettable Kansas State team qualifies as the biggest upset and an Auburn collapse that wasn't counts as the most dramatic moment of the first round, it's fair to say the typical crazy hasn't yet arrived to the NCAA Tournament.
Still, the star power is there. Duke's Zion Williamson and Murray State's Ja Morant -- the projected 1-2 picks in this year's NBA Draft -- nailed their debuts, and legendary Michigan State coach Tom Izzo made headlines by berating a freshman.
What's in store in the second round? Here is a guide to the best games of Day 3:
No. 3 LSU vs. No. 6 Maryland, 12:10 p.m. ET
With both teams coming off 40-minute tests in Round 1 -- LSU got all they could handle from Yale, and Maryland had to squeak past Belmont -- this might come down to which team can muster the more energetic start in Saturday's early game.
No. 2 Kentucky vs. No. 7 Wofford, 2:40 p.m. ET
Wofford isn't a gimmick team; they can play. The point spread here indicates the respect they're getting from Vegas -- and should expect to get from John Calipari's Wildcats. Can Fletcher Magee, the newly minted Division I all-time 3-point makes leader, cancel out Kentucky's size and strength advantage with shooting?
No. 2 Michigan vs. No. 10 Florida, 5:15 p.m. ET
This is an odd Michigan team. They don't shoot very well. Their strong suit is defense and rebounding. It's not what we've come to expect from a John Beilein squad. But this is: They win. The Wolverines lost just three times all season to teams that weren't Michigan State. Florida has momentum after knocking off No. 7 seed Nevada; is it enough?
No. 4 Florida State vs. No. 12 Murray State, 6:10 p.m. ET
After a first-round triple-double that had a national television audience picking its collective jaw up off the carpet, what will Morant do for an encore? An emotional spot for Florida State after senior forward Phil Cofer lost his father (Mike Cofer, a former NFL linebacker) on Thursday at the age of 58.
No. 2 Michigan State vs. No. 10 Minnesota, 9:40 p.m. ET
It took Cassius Winston and Michigan State about nervous 37 minutes to put away No. 15 seed Bradley on Thursday afternoon. In the second round, the Spartans get a familiar Big Ten opponent in a familiar Big Ten gym, with the familiar Sweet 16 berth on the line.
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