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03/26/2013 11:28 pm ET

Miami Vs. Marquette Sweet 16 2013 Capsule Preview: Predict The Winner

No. 2 seed Miami will face No. 3 seed Marquette in a regional semifinal in the East.

The Hurricanes edged No. 7 Illinois, 63-59, with Shane Larkin contributing 17 points.

In Marquette's second tense finish of the tournament, Buzz Williams' team topped Butler, 74-72. Vander Blue scored 19 points in the second half for Marquette.

The winner in this matchup on Thursday, March 28 at 7:15 p.m. EST in Washington D.C. will advance to the Elite Eight.

Take a look at these capsule glances at the teams' 2012-2013 seasons and let us know who you predict will survive and advance.

Miami (FL)

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

Marquette

Regular Season Record: 23-8

Conference Record: 14-4 (Big East)

Conference Tournament Results: Lost to Notre Dame in quarterfinals

Top Player: Vander Blue (Guard)

Top 25 Wins: Georgetown (#15), Pittsburgh (#16), Syracuse (#12), Notre Dame (#21)

Worst Losses: Florida (82-49)

RPI Ranking: 12

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