Sports Scoreboard

Local Sports Scoreboard from Thursday, March 26th
NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Tournament
Sweet 16
Midwest Region
#3 Notre Dame def. #7 Wichita State 81-70
--The Irish shot 75% in the 2nd half (18-of-24) to advance to the Elite Eight

#1 Kentucky def. #5 West Virginia 78-39
--The Wildcats defense held West Virginia to 24% shooting for the game and improves to 37-0. Kentucky will face Notre Dame in the Elite Eight on Saturday with a spot in the Final Four on the line

West Region
#1 Wisconsin def. #4 North Carolina 79-72
--Sam Dekker led the Badgers with 23 points and 10 rebounds as Wisconsin will face #2 Arizona in the Elite Eight on Saturday

#2 Arizona def. #6 Xavier 68-60

(Worthington, MN) Minnesota West Community & Technical Worthington Campus will host a retirement party for Mike Fury on Wednesday, April 1st from 2:30 – 4:00 p.m. in the Commons. Cake and punch will be served. This event is open to the public. For more information contact Sharon Balster 507-372-3473 or by email at sharon.balster@mnwest.edu.