No. 2 seed Miami (FL) will face No. 7 seed Illinois in the third round of the NCAA Tournament in the East region.
The Hurricanes demolished the 15-seeded Pacific Tigers as senior Durand Scott scored 21 points en route to a 78-49 blowout. In Austin, Illinois secured a late lead to send No. 10 Colorado home and advance to the next round.
The winner in this matchup on March 24 will advance to the Sweet 16.
Take a look at these capsule glances at the teams' 2012-2013 seasons and let us know who you predict will survive.
Regular Season Record: 27-6
Conference Record: 15-3 (Atlantic Coast)
Conference Tournament Results: Won ACC Tournament
Top Players: Shane Larkin (Guard), Kenny Kadji (Forward/Center)
Top 25 Wins: Michigan State (#13), Duke (#1), North Carolina State (#19)
Worst Losses: Georgia Tech (71-69), Wake Forest (80-65)
RPI Ranking: 4
Regular Season Record: 22-12
Conference Record: 8-10 (Big Ten)
Conference Tournament Results: Defeated in the Big Ten Quarterfinals by Indiana
Top Player: Brandon Paul (Guard)
Top 25 Wins: Gonzaga (#10), Ohio State (#8), Indiana (#1), Minnesota (#18)
Worst Losses: Wisconsin (74-51), Purdue (68-61), Northwestern (68-54)
RPI Ranking: 39