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The second-seeded Ohio State Buckeyes (29-7 straight-up, 20-13-1 against the spread) knew going into the NCAA Tournament that they were in the weakest region with the weakest top seed. The Buckeyes faced their toughest test in the Sweet 16 on Thursday and needed a second straight game-winning shot in the final seconds to upend No. 6 Arizona 73-70 and advance into the Elite Eight.
The eighth-seeded Pittsburgh Panthers (24-8 straight-up, 12-13 against the spread) meet the ninth-seeded Wichita State Shockers (24-8 SU, 15-14-2 ATS) on Thursday in second-round West Regional action of the NCAA Tournament at EnergySolutions Arena in Salt Lake City, Utah. This is arguably the most intriguing of the matchups between No. 8 and 9 seeds,