The No. 5 Indiana Hoosiers (26–7) will face the No. 4 Kentucky Wildcats (27–8) in a rivalry matchup in the round of 32 on Saturday.
Kentucky beat Stony Brook 85–57 in a runaway victory on Thursday to advance to the next round. Freshman guard Jamal Murray led the Wildcats with 19 points, and all five starters scored in double digits. Kentucky’s defense set an NCAA tournament record with 15 blocked shots in the win, six of which were credited to freshman forward Skal Labissiere.
Indiana handed Chattanooga a 99–74 loss on Thursday, propelled by a 20-point performance by senior Yogi Ferrell. The win set up the first meeting between Indiana and Kentucky since the Wildcats beat the Hoosiers in the 2012 Sweet 16 and went on to win the whole tournament.
How to watch
Details for Saturday’s game are below.