TALE OF THE TAPE

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    Round of 32: #4 Maryland vs. #5 West Virginia

    The first day of the Round of 64 saw two highly ranked Big 12 teams fall, despite the conference being touted as the best in the country from top to bottom this season.

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    Round of 32: #4 Louisville vs. #5 Northern Iowa

    The Northern Iowa Panthers have become March Madness veterans and in this year’s tournament, they even outlasted their in-state brothers at Iowa State, by knocking off Wyoming by double-digits to move on to the Round of 32.

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    Round of 32: #2 Virginia vs. #7 Michigan State

    Every game involving one of the top two seeds in each division saw the favored teams win, and that included the Virginia Cavaliers, who knocked off scrappy Belmont, 79-67 in the Round of 64.

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    Round of 32: #2 Kansas vs. #7 Wichita State

    The Kansas Jayhawks rebounded nicely from their loss to the Iowa State Cyclones in the Big 12 title game.

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    Round Of 32: #4 Georgetown Vs. #5 Utah

    The Georgetown Hoyas came into March Madness this year as a team with a reputation of losing to lower seeds in upsets.

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    Round Of 32: #6 Butler Vs. #3 Notre Dame

    The Butler Bulldogs are a team that everyone loves to watch when March Madness rolls around. When Brad Stevens left two seasons ago for the NBA, the Bulldogs missed out on the postseason the next year.