Saturday's NCAA Results

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Michigan 78, VCU 53
Freshman forward Mitch McGary scored a career-high 21 points and grabbed a career-high 14 rebounds, helping the University of Michigan men's basketball team advance to the NCAA Tournament Sweet Sixteen for the first time since the 1993-1994 season with a 78-53 victory over fifth-seeded Virginia Commonwealth on Saturday afternoon  at The Palace of Auburn Hills. The fourth-seeded Wolverines shot 31-of-60 (52 percent) from the floor in the game, including 10-of-11 (91 percent) from the free throw line while holding the Rams to just 23-of-58 (40 percent) from the field and 3-of-16 (19 percent) from three-point range. U-M also held the advantage on the boards, outrebounding VCU, 41-24. RECAP

Michigan State 70, Memphis 48
Michigan State is into the round of 16 for the NCAA tournament - as usual. Gary Harris scored 16 of his career-high 23 points in the first half and the third-seeded Spartans cruised past sixth-seeded Memphis 70-48 on Saturday, putting the Tom Izzo-led program in the regional semifinals for the fifth time in six years and the 11th time in his career. Michigan State (27-8) will play the winner of the Duke-Creighton game on Friday in the Midwest Regional semifinals at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis. RECAP

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