All odds below are from DraftKings Sportsbook:
Game date: Saturday, March 19th
Game time: 5:15 p.m. ET
TV channel: CBS
Location: Gainbridge Fieldhouse, Indianapolis, IN
Odds: Tennessee -5.5, O/U 136
No. 3 Tennessee 27-7 (14-4 SEC)
First Round: Defeated No. 14 Longwood 88-56
KenPom rating: 7 Overall, 34 Offense, 2 Defense
Leading scorer: Kennedy Chandler (13.8 ppg)
Key stat of tournament: Tennessee outrebounded Longwood 35-24 on Thursday.
Tennessee did what was expected of it on Thursday, crushing Longwood in a 32-point blowout. It was a 54-29 game at halftime and the Volunteers barely broke a sweat throughout the second half. Josiah-Jordan James had another big outing, putting up 17 points and nine rebounds.
No. 11 Michigan 18-14 (11-9 Big Ten)
First Round: Defeated No. 6 Colorado State 75-63
KenPom rating: 27 Overall, 19 Offense, 75 Defense
Leading scorer: Hunter Dickinson, 18.3 PPG
Key stat of tournament: The Wolverines shot 58% from the field on Thursday.
Sneaking into the tournament as the final Big Ten team to make the cut, Michigan toppled Colorado State to advance as a double-digit seed on Thursday. The Wolverines fell into a hole early and looked to be on their way to the losing end of a first-round blowout. However, they flipped the script in the second half, outscoring the Rams 46-27.