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NCAA bracket 2013: Live coverage and score updates for Thursday's Madness

The First Four are set, and the round of 64 is about to begin. Stay tuned here all day for scores, bracket updates, GIFs and highlights from the second round of March Madness. If you need a printable NCAA bracket, grab one here.

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The Daily Win: Harvard's historic win

The 2013 NCAA Men's Tournament is one day old, and one the opening day of action, Harvard shocked No. 3 seeded New Mexico to earn its first ever March Madness win.

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NCAA Tourney opens to best ratings in 22 years

CBS and the networks of Turner Sports combined to have an excellent first day of traditional NCAA Tournament

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Cards dominate N.C. A&T

The Cardinals left no doubt on Thursday, laying the wood to North Carolina A&T.

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Vander Blue excited Marquette fans

Marquette blog Anonymous Eagle couldn't get over the ridiculous nature of their team's 59-58 win as the team nailed three threes, then forced a turnover and converted a game-winner in the game's final ten seconds.

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Oregon's Kazemi 'had fingerprints ' on game

Oregon was a trendy upset pick for many folks and showed why on Thursday.

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Air-ball compilation set to Phil Collins

When South Dakota State's Chad White air-balled his team's first shot of the NCAA Tournament, it got us thinking. What if he'd been waiting for that moment all his life?

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Jeremy Lin's 3-point goggles

Noted Harvard basketball alum Jeremy Lin took to Twitter to celebrate the 14th-seeded Crimson's NCAA Tournament victory over New Mexico.

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Lobos and the agony of defeat

We are spanning the globe to bring you the constant variety of sport, the thrill of victory and the agony of defeat.

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14-seed Harvard busts brackets

The second round of the NCAA Tournament got underway on Thursday with a No. 14 seed and two No. 12s advancing, and a No. 1 getting a serious scare.

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Syracuse dominates Montana in 81-34 victory

The Syracuse Orange put on a clinic against the Montana Grizzlies and will advance to face the California Golden Bears.

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Crimson earn first tourney victory

Harvard led for most of the game and held on down the stretch for an upset victory over the third-seeded New Mexico Lobos.

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Green, Rams rout Missouri

Colorado State took control early on and picked up a relatively easy second round win over Missouri. The Rams will face Louisville in the third round.

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VCU destroys Akron

There would be no 5-vs.-12 upset in the night cap in Auburn Hills between VCU and Akron. In fact, the game turned out to be the farthest possible thing from an upset.

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Wake up, sleepy Ram!

Perk up, Mr. Ram!

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Bracket update: Pac-12 teams representin'

The Pac-12 remains undefeated in the tournament so far, as Arizona and Cal joined Oregon in the third round.

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Cal topples UNLV in down-to-the-wire rematch

There wasn't a crazy game-winner in this one, but UNLV and Cal's tournament rematch of an earlier game was just as close, coming down to free throw shooting after Cal dunked their way to a seven-point lead in the final minute.

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Lyons, Arizona pound Belmont

Mark Lyons and sixth-seeded Arizona quickly put an end to all of the upset talk surrounding Belmont on Thursday in Salt Lake City.

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Bracket update: Cards, Wolverines roll

Louisville and Michigan both enjoyed double-digit victories in their second round NCAA Tournament games. The Cardinals crushed North Carolina A&T and the Wolverines handled South Dakota St.

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No. 4 Michigan takes care of No. 13 SDSU

Michigan didn't have much trouble taking care of South Dakota State in the second round. The Wolverines move on to face either VCU or Akron on Saturday.

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Louisvile romps over NC A&T

Louisville dominated North Carolina A&T, showing why they were the top overall seed and why the Aggies needed a First Four win to make it to Thursday's game.

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Burke returns after hard fall

Michigan star guard Trey Burke hit the floor hard and was taken to the locker room to undergo tests.

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Bill Walton, Oregon fan?

Hello, Bill.

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Louisville going to the rim at N.C. A&T

Chane Behanan and Motrezl Harrell have had varying degrees of success dunking on the 16 seed.

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NCAA Tournament bracket at a glance

The Ducks brought us the first big upset of the NCAA Tournament. More could be on the way.

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Oregon upsets Oklahoma State in blowout

The 12 vs. 5 matchup monster strikes again as Oregon never let Oklahoma State get close.

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No. 1 Gonzaga survives upset bid from Southern

A key 3-pointer from Kevin Pangos in the final two minutes ensured the Bulldogs would not be the first No. 1 seed to fall to a 16.

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John Stockton is concerned

NBA Hall of Famer, Gonzaga alum and a nervous dad.

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Updated NCAA Tournament Bracket

The 2013 NCAA Tournament hasn't delivered any big upsets ... yet.

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The Daily Win: Let the Tournament begin

Matt Ufford tells you why you should forget about your job, family life, and overall well being, to focus on the 2013 NCAA Basketball Tournament.

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Arselan Kazemi gets hung on the rim

Let's just lay that up off the glass, big fella.

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Memphis knocks off St. Mary's, 54-52

Memphis' athleticism was the difference against Saint Mary's as they advanced to the third round of the NCAA Tournament.

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Bill Walton's jacket is exactly what you'd expect

The NCAA gets really hardcore about guerrilla marketing at the NCAA Tournament, but that didn't stop Bill Walton from endorsing peyote at the Oregon game.

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You try saying 'Dellavedova'

By the end of the second half, Uncle Verne just got tired of saying "Dellavedova." Can't blame him one bit.

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DJ Stephens jumps higher than you

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If the NCAA tournament had a dunk contest, DJ Stephens has advanced to the second round with the perfect score. I guess Matthew Dellavedova is the poster boy for the NCAA tournament after all.

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Things weren't going so well for Gaels on the other end of the court either.

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Hit the weights

So many airballs, so little time.

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The New Mexico State Fighting Gyllenhaals?

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America, meet the St. Louis Billikens

The A-10 champs look poised to make a deep run this March. They've got a few characters you should be aware of.

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Wichita State rolls Pittsburgh

In what was likely the sloppiest game to be played this March, Wichita State clawed out a win over Pittsburgh to advance to the third round of the NCAA Tournament.

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Evans powers Billikens past NMSU

St. Louis jumped out to a double-digit lead quickly against New Mexico State thanks to Dwayne Evans, and although the Aggies made some runs, they were always at arm's length.

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March Madness PSA: Know the signs

March Madness is real. Don't be a victim. Know the signs, know the facts, get help before it's too late.

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The best dunker in the tourney throws down

Few players in college basketball are more athletic than Memphis' D.J. Stephens, a fact he made Saint Mary's aware of on Thursday afternoon.

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30th Anniversary of the Greatest Air-ball Assist

It didn't have the importance of Whittenburg-to-Charles in 1983, but it was a nice airball/assist nonetheless.

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7'5 Sim Bhullar scores, takes over Twitter

7'5 Sim Bhullar only had two points in the first half for New Mexico State, but he's the biggest star in the game. Literally.

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Butler shuts down Muscala, holds on for win

Rotnei Clarke and Mike Muscala didn't have their best games, but their teams stepped up behind them to make this one interesting late before a 10-0 Butler run ended No. 11 Bucknell's upset hopes.

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Joe Willman: March Madness' first star

Bucknell's Joe Willman has 20 points on 10-14 shooting in a tie game against Butler, but RED BEARD!

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Michigan State rolls past Valparaiso

The Spartans imposed their will on both ends of the floor against Valparaiso, out-rebounding Valparaiso by 24. With the impressive win in its pocket, Michigan State advances to the round of 32.

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Brad Stevens gets nerdy

Butler coach Brad Stevens used his pre-halftime interview on TruTV to drop some next-level statistical knowledge on the kids watching at home.

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Marshall Henderson vs. Coach K

An Ole Miss/Duke matchup would have never worked because of the seeding, but it sure would have been fun to watch two of the most polarizing figures in college basketball on the same court. Instead, we'll have to settle for simultaneous press conferences.

Update - Marshall Henderson is a Duke fan? Of course he is.

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March Madness: Survive and advance

You're trapped in a sports bar for a month now. Survive and advance.

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Spilly's NCAA Tournament food bracket

Spilly is back with a March Madness bracket. He tried to use every ingredient in the bracket and it turned out ... ugh.

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Get your printable bracket

The First Four is finished and the field of 64 teams has been set. Follow the madness with SB Nation's printable bracket.

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Thursday's NCAA TV schedule

March Madness is finally here, now without CBS dictating what you can watch.

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Find out how to stream NCAA games online

Any game shown on CBS is available to stream at work, but the games on TBS, TNT or truTV will require authentication from your cable company to be viewed online.

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Where to watch March Madness online

There are plenty of options for watching the NCAA Tournament this year that don't involve turning on a TV.

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Bracket predictions: It's all about the U

March Madness is here, so let's talk about the NCAA Tournament and pretend to know what we're talking about. Need a printable March Madness bracket? Grab one here.

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Don't be an NBA snob

College basketball's annual spectacle begins Thursday. Paul Flannery asks NBA heads to handle it with care.

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Our bracketologist makes his picks

Now that the 2013 NCAA Tournament field is set, it’s time for our resident bracketologist to switch from projection mode to prognostication mode. If you thought building the 2013 bracket was difficult, picking the 67 games within the finished product will be as much of a challenge, especially without a clear national title favorite.

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March Madness TV schedule

All the important info on where to see your favorite team, and who'll be calling their games.

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Get your printable bracket

The NCAA bracket is out and we've got it in printable form. Grab a bracket, print it out, and get your March Madness picks in.

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