One of the Sweet 16 matchups in the Midwest region has been set for Friday, March 25 as the No. 11 Iowa State Cyclones will face the No. 10 Miami Hurricanes at the United Center in Chicago.
All odds below are from DraftKings Sportsbook.
Game date: Friday, March 24
Game time: 10:00 p.m. ET
TV channel: TBS
Location: United Center, Chicago, IL
Odds: Miami -1, Total 133.5
No. 10 Miami 25-10 (14-6 ACC)
First Round: Defeated No. 7 USC 68-66
Second Round: Defeated No. 2 Auburn 79-61
KenPom rating: 53 Overall, 18 Offense, 141 Defense
Leading scorer: Kameron McGusty (17.4 ppg)
Key stat of tournament: Miami has won despite being heavily outrebounded in both tournament games
The Hurricanes punched their ticket to the Sweet 16 by putting an end to the Tigers’ season on Sunday. Miami held Auburn to under 35% shooting on the evening and gradually pulled away in the second half.
No. 11 Iowa State 22-12 (7-11 Big 12)
First Round: Defeated No. 6 LSU 59-54
Second Round: Defeated No. 3 Wisconsin 54-49
KenPom rating: 38 Overall, 143 Offense, 8 Defense
Leading scorer: Izaiah Brockington (17.3 ppg)
Key stat of tournament: Iowa State has held both tournament opponents to under 40% shooting.
Iowa State has been the surprise team of the Midwest region and took down Wisconsin in a de-facto road game in Milwaukee on Sunday. The Cyclones held Johnny Davis and the Badgers in check, holding them to under 31% shooting on the evening.