SAN ANTONIO, Texas — For the first time in program history, Indiana will be playing in the Sweet Sixteen.
The No. 4-seeded Hoosiers have a date with the No. 1 seed in their region, NC State. Both teams have won their first two NCAA Tournament games by double digits, and both teams played extremely well down the stretch of their respective seasons.
Here's everything you need to know about Indiana's game with NC State on Saturday night:
- Who: No. 4 seed Indiana Hoosiers (20-5, 16-2 in the Big Ten) vs. No. 12 seed NC State Wolfpack (22-2, 12-2 in the ACC).
- When: 6 p.m. ET, Saturday, March 27.
- Where: Alamodome, San Antonio, Texas.
- Latest Line: Indiana is a 1.5-point favorite according to the DraftKings.com website as of 11 a.m. on Saturday. The over/under is 134.5.
- Poll rankings: Indiana is currently ranked No. 12 overall in the Associated Press Top-25 Poll entering the NCAA Tournament. NC State is ranked No. 3.
- Last time out: Indiana defeated Belmont in the second round 70-48. NC State defeated South Florida 79-67 in the Round of 32.
- Series history: NC State leads the overall series 4-0.
- Last meeting: The two teams last played on Dec. 6, 2016. NC State defeated Indiana 84-70.
- TV: ESPN2
- Announcers: Ryan Ruocco (play-by-play), Rebecca Lobo (color commentator), Holly Rowe (sideline)
- Radio: WHCC 105.1 FM
- Announcers: Greg Murray
- HOOSIERS ROLL PAST VCU IN FIRST ROUND: Indiana held VCU to just 32 points as the Hoosiers advanced to the second round. CLICK HERE
- SENIORS SHARE SPECIAL BOND: Indiana seniors Ali Patberg and Keyanna Warthen have a special relationship that started three years ago. CLICK HERE
- PATTERSON OPTS OUT OF SEASON: Indiana's Danielle Patterson has opted out for the remainder of the year. CLICK HERE
- BERGER ADDED TO WATCH LIST: Grace Berger joins Ali Patberg on the Wade Trophy Watch List, getting added as a midseason addition. CLICK HERE
- PENN OPTS OUT OF SEASON: Indiana senior guard Jaelynn Penn has opted out for the remainder of the year. CLICK HERE
- CARDANO-HILLARY PROVIDING SPARK: Transfer Nicole Cardaño-Hillary has been a huge lift for IUWBB off the bench this season. CLICK HERE