CAPTION: Mar 23, 2012; Atlanta, GA, USA; Baylor Bears guard Pierre Jackson (55) shoots against Xavier Musketeers center Kenny Frease (32) during the first half in the semi-finals of the south region of the 2012 NCAA men's basketball tournament at the Georgia Dome. Mandatory Credit: Paul Abell-US PRESSWIRE
Outta my way!
Kentucky forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist (No. 14) puts up a shot as he is defended by Indiana forward Will Sheehey (left) in the second half of the the Wildcats' 102-90 win in Sweet 16 action Friday.
Reach for the top
Indiana forward Cody Zeller (center) shoots against Kentucky forward Anthony Davis (left) during the second half of South regional semifinals. Zeller finished with 20 points and 7 rebounds in the Hoosiers' loss.
Flying high now
Kentucky guard Marquis Teague (No. 25) drives against Indiana forward Tom Pritchard (No. 25) during the Wildcats' easy win. Teague scored 14 points with a team-high 7 assists in leading Kentucky to the Elite Eight.
Indiana forward Tom Pritchard (left) tries to dunk over Kentucky guard Marquis Teague in the South regional semifinals Friday. Pritchard was unsuccessful from the field all night, going scoreless in 13 minutes.
Somebody's following me
Indiana guard Victor Oladipo (No. 4) lays the ball up past Kentucky forward Terrence Jones (left) in Friday's NCAA tournament action. Oladipo scored 15 points in jst 20 minutes in the Indiana loss.
You can't be serious!
Indiana head coach Tom Crean works for a call during the Hoosiers' 102-90 loss vs. Kentucky in Friday's NCAA tourney action.
Strong to the rack
North Carolina State forward C.J. Leslie (No. 5) shoots as Kansas center Jeff Withey (left) defends during the first half of the NCAA Midwest regional semifinals on Friday. Kansas held up a late NC State rally to win, 60-57.
Kansas forward Thomas Robinson (No. 0) drives for a layup as NC State's C.J. Williams (No. 21) trails during the first half. Robinson was a force inside, leading the Jayhawks with 18 points and 15 rebounds in the Kansas win.
Kansas guard Tyshawn Taylor (right) glides and shoots as NC State forward C.J. Leslie (No. 5) defends during the first half Friday. Taylor could not buy many buckets, shooting just 2 of 14 from the field (0 for 6 from 3-point range). But Taylor still contributed 10 rebounds and 5 assists in the Jayhawks' win.
Kansas forward Kevin Young (No. 40) splits the defense as NC State guard Lorenzo Brown (left) and center DeShawn Painter (right) defend during the first half.
Into the game
The NC State bench reacts during the first half of a wild 60-57 loss to Kansas on Friday.
Up for grabs
North Carolina forward Tyler Zeller (44) defends Ohio guard Walter Offutt (left) as he shoots during the first half of the Midwest regional semifinals on Friday. North Carolina escaped with a 73-65 win.
It's crowded in here
North Carolina forward Harrison Barnes (No. 40) drives between Ohio defenders Walter Offutt (No. 3) and Stevie Taylor (No. 22) during the first half of the Tar Heels' Sweet 16 win over the Bobcats on Friday.
Ohio guard Nick Kellogg (No. 15), guard Walter Offutt (No. 3) and teammates huddle during the first half Friday. Ohio made a stellar run to force UNC to overtime.
North Carolina forward Tyler Zeller (No. 44) holds the ball high as Ohio defenders Ivo Baltic (No. 23), guard Nick Kellogg (No. 15) and guard D.J. Cooper (right) defend during the first half.
North Carolina forward John Henson (No. 31) shoots the ball against the Ohio Bobcat defense during the first half of UNC's 73-65 overtime win Friday.
Like walking on air
Xavier Musketeers forward Travis Taylor drives to the basket past Baylor Bears forward Quincy Miller in the first half of the semifinals of the NCAA South region at the Georgia Dome.
Xavier Musketeers guard Dee Davis encounters an obstacle in Baylor Bears forward Perry Jones III Friday.
Baylor Bears guard A.J. Walton (22) drives to the basket against Xavier Musketeers forward Jeff Robinson and guard Tu Holloway Friday in the Georgia Dome.
Xavier Musketeers center Kenny Frease puts up a shot against the Baylor Bears in the first half of the semifinals of the South region of the 2012 NCAA men's basketball tournament.
Baylor Bears forward Quincy Miller shoots against a Xavier defender Friday at the Georgia Dome.
An open look
Baylor guard Pierre Jackson shoots during the first half of the NCAA South Regional game against Xavier Friday.