(4) Louisville vs. (13) UC Irvine
3:10 p.m., TBS
Tournament newcomer UC Irvine (21-12) will take on Louisville (24-8) in Seattle. The Anteaters won the Big West tournament title for their first NCAA tournament berth in 38 years as a Division I program.
They are led by 7-6 center Mamadou Ndiaye (right), the nation's tallest player. The native of Senegal, who missed about half the season because of a foot injury, averages 10 points and five rebounds a game.