Miami has early edge against Wichita State

Published Mar. 19, 2016 1:49 p.m. EDT

The Latest on the third full day of the men's NCAA Tournament, including games being played in Raleigh, North Carolina; Providence, Rhode Island; Des Moines, Iowa; and Denver (All times EDT):


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Miami was a slight underdog against Wichita State entering the matchup for a berth in the Sweet 16.


In a game featuring two stellar backcourts, Miami's Angel Rodriguez has the edge. He scored the first seven points for Miami. Fred VanVleet has two as the Hurricanes lead 9-4 early.

- John Kekis reporting in Providence, Rhode Island