Mar 28, 2024 - News

When UNC, N.C. State and Duke will play in the Sweet 16

Duke's Jared McCain shoots against James Madison during the second round of the men's NCAA Tournament. Photo: Jamie Schwaberow/NCAA Photos via Getty Images

📺 Here is when the Triangle's three schools will play in the Sweet 16 of the men's NCAA Tournament.

  • The West regional's 1 seed UNC plays No. 4 Alabama today at 9:39pm on CBS.
  • The South region's 11th-seeded N.C. State takes on No. 2 Marquette Friday at 7:09pm on CBS.
  • No. 4 Duke plays the South regional's No. 1 Houston Friday at 9:39pm on CBS.

🏆 By the numbers: Connecticut still remains the overwhelming favorite to repeat as national champions. Here's how the odds rank for North Carolina schools:

  • UNC has the sixth-best odds to win it all, but Arizona is favored to emerge from its regional, according to FanDuel.
  • Duke has the ninth-best odds of winning it all, and N.C. State has the highest odds of any of the remaining teams, according to FanDuel.

In the women's NCAA Tournament, here's when the remaining North Carolina schools play:

  • No. 3 N.C. State tips off against No. 2 Stanford Friday at 7:30pm on ESPN.
  • No. 7 Duke will play No. 3 Connecticut Saturday at 8pm on ESPN.
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