Today's second batch of games starts around 6:10 p.m. eastern with Temple vs. San Diego State. About an hour later, Butler goes up against Pittsburgh. Then, it's Gonzaga vs. BYU and Kansas State against Wisconsin.

First day of the second round (per ignoring the irksome play-ins) ends with Cincinnati versus UConn at 9:40-ish p.m.

Temple's Fernandez has tough act to follow vs. San Diego State - his own [Philadelphia Daily News]

Pittsburgh, Butler both claim underdog status [Indianapolis Star]

Gonzaga's turn to try and tame Jimmer Fredette [Spokesman-Review]

UW vs. K-State: Point guards Taylor, Pullen are mirror images []

Kemba Making Most Of His Final Games At UConn [Hartford Courant]