Wisconsin is 2-seed in west regional - WQOW TV: Eau Claire, WI NEWS18 News, Weather, and Sports

Wisconsin is 2-seed in west regional

Posted: Updated:

MILWAUKEE, WI (AP) -- Arizona is the No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament's West Region despite losing the Pac-12 championship game to UCLA.

The Wildcats (30-4) will face No. 16 seed Weber State on Thursday in San Diego and could have a tough matchup in the second round, facing the winner between Oklahoma State and Gonzaga.

Wisconsin was the No. 2 seed in the West and will open with American in Milwaukee on Thursday.

Creighton and player of the year front-runner Doug McDermott are the third seed and face Louisiana in San Antonio.

Other match-ups include Oklahoma-North Dakota State, Oregon-BYU, San Diego State-New Mexico State and Baylor-Nebraska.

The West's regional round will be Mar. 27-29 at the Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif.

  • BadgersBadgersMore>>

  • UW Baseball Reunion at Hawks Landing

    UW Baseball Reunion at Hawks Landing

    Over 60 former University of Wisconsin baseball players tee'd off at Hawks Landing Golf Course in Madison on Saturday for their first baseball reunion since 2008. The Badgers haven't had a NCAA sanctioned baseball team since the 1991 season. 

    More >>

    Over 60 former University of Wisconsin baseball players tee'd off at Hawks Landing Golf Course in Madison on Saturday for their first baseball reunion since 2008. The Badgers haven't had a NCAA sanctioned baseball team since the 1991 season. 

    More >>
  • Badgers Picked to Win West Division in Preseason Media Poll

    Badgers Picked to Win West Division in Preseason Media Poll

    The Badger football team will be entering this season with a bullseye directly on their backs. The University of Wisconsin is not only the defending Big Ten West Division champs from last season, but they are picked to win it again in 2017 in a preseason media poll released on Friday. 

    More >>

    The Badger football team will be entering this season with a bullseye directly on their backs. The University of Wisconsin is not only the defending Big Ten West Division champs from last season, but they are picked to win it again in 2017 in a preseason media poll released on Friday. 

    More >>
  • Wisconsin's Paul Chryst on Dodd Trophy watch list

    Wisconsin's Paul Chryst on Dodd Trophy watch list

    Wisconsin coach Paul Chryst is the latest member of the Badgers to land on a preseason awards watch list.    Chryst was one of 19 coaches named to the Dodd Trophy preseason watch list. Organizers say the award goes to a coach whose has success on the field while also stressing the importance of scholarship, leadership and integrity.    The Badgers open preseason camp late next week.

    More >>

    Wisconsin coach Paul Chryst is the latest member of the Badgers to land on a preseason awards watch list.    Chryst was one of 19 coaches named to the Dodd Trophy preseason watch list. Organizers say the award goes to a coach whose has success on the field while also stressing the importance of scholarship, leadership and integrity.    The Badgers open preseason camp late next week.

    More >>
  • SPORTSSPORTSMore>>

  • Brewers end the skid thanks to Santana's 9th inning RBI single

    Brewers end the skid thanks to Santana's 9th inning RBI single

    After blowing a seven run lead, Domingo Santana knocked a single into left to escape with the 9-8 victory. 

    More >>

    After blowing a seven run lead, Domingo Santana knocked a single into left to escape with the 9-8 victory. 

    More >>
  • UW Baseball Reunion at Hawks Landing

    UW Baseball Reunion at Hawks Landing

    Over 60 former University of Wisconsin baseball players tee'd off at Hawks Landing Golf Course in Madison on Saturday for their first baseball reunion since 2008. The Badgers haven't had a NCAA sanctioned baseball team since the 1991 season. 

    More >>

    Over 60 former University of Wisconsin baseball players tee'd off at Hawks Landing Golf Course in Madison on Saturday for their first baseball reunion since 2008. The Badgers haven't had a NCAA sanctioned baseball team since the 1991 season. 

    More >>
  • Aaron Nola, Freddy Galvis Lead Phils to 6-1 Win Over Brewers

    Aaron Nola, Freddy Galvis Lead Phils to 6-1 Win Over Brewers

    Aaron Nola tied a career-high with nine strikeouts in seven sharp innings, Freddy Galvis hit a two-run homer and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the reeling Milwaukee Brewers 6-1 on Friday night.   

    More >>

    Aaron Nola tied a career-high with nine strikeouts in seven sharp innings, Freddy Galvis hit a two-run homer and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the reeling Milwaukee Brewers 6-1 on Friday night.   

    More >>
Powered by Frankly