Michigan-Oregon to tip at 7:09 Thursday on CBS
Michigan’s Sweet 16 matchup against Oregon in Kansas City, Mo., on Thursday will tip-off at 7:09 p.m. on CBS.
The Wolverines advanced to their third Sweet 16 in five years, edging No. 2 seed Louisville, 73-69, behind Moritz Wagner’s career-high 26 points Sunday at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis.
No. 3 seed Oregon survived a scare and rallied past No. 11 Rhode Island, 75-72, thanks to two clutch 3-pointers by guard Tyler Dorsey in the final two minutes.
Michigan owns a 4-0 record in the all-time series against Oregon and won, 70-63, in the last meeting between the teams on Nov. 24, 2014.
The Wolverines enter the game on a seven-game win streak while the Ducks have won 10 of the last 11.
Kevin Harlan, Reggie Miller, Dan Bonner and Dana Jacobson will be on call for the game.
Michigan vs. Oregon
What: Michigan vs. Oregon in a semifinal of the Midwest Region.
When: 7:09 p.m. Thursday
TV/radio: CBS/WWJ 950
Seedings/records: No. 7 Michigan 26-11, No. 3 Oregon 31-5
At stake: Spot in Midwest Region final against Kansas-Purdue winner.