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Kentucky holds on late to defeat Houston in Sweet 16 thriller

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Herro's huge basket gave the Wildcats a 60-58 lead and came after Houston's Corey Davis Jr. had his driving shot swatted away by PJ Washington, who was making his return after missing the first two tournament games with a left foot injury. "We had to go get balls and do some stuff to beat them, and it was a great win and I'm happy for our guys".

University of North Carolina freshman Nassir Little has had a very good NCAA Tournament so far, scoring 19 points in the win over Iona and then 20 points in the win over Washington in the Midwest Region. He was Auburn's third-leading scorer this season with 11.8 points per game, and leading rebounder with 6.7 per game.

After a close first half, the second half left a spot in the Elite Eight up for grabs. However, even though I had Kentucky in the final four in my bracket, I've become a believer in what the Tigers are selling here.

"I love our will to win, how we played down the stretch", said United Kingdom head coach John Calipari. The Cats had scored only 12 points in the second half at the final media timeout as Houston took a 51-49 lead. As a team, Auburn is averaging 80.2 points per game on 45.3% shooting from the field, 38.1% from behind the arc and 70.8% from the foul line this season.

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RJ Barrett scored 15 of his 18 points in the second half and also finished with 11 assists as the Blue Devils (31-6) returned to a regional final for the second year in a row.

When he entered the game against Houston, he was just trying to get his game legs back underneath him, but what we saw on the court was nothing short of spectacular. We make our free throws, we defend.

Chuma Okeke sustained a left knee injury against UNC and is not expected to play in the Elite Eight against Kentucky, and potentially longer.

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