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March Madness 2018: Michigan will face No. 9 Florida State in Elite 8

Posted: 5:47 AM, Mar 23, 2018
Updated: 2018-03-23 14:48:53Z

After a dominating win over No. 7 Texas A&M on Thursday night, the No. 3 Michigan Wolverines are in the Elite 8 just one victory away from the Final Four.

There were four games on Thursday night, all 3 of the 4 were upsets, with the Wolverines being the only higher-ranked team to win.

No. 11 Loyola Chicago continued its Cinderella run, beating No. 7 Nevada; No. 9 Kansas State upset No. 5 Kentucky and No. 9 Florida State routed No. 4 Gonzaga.

On Saturday night, the Wolverines will take on Florida State in the Elite 8, with a game at 8:49 p.m. in Los Angeles at the Staples Center.

If they advance to the Final Four, they will either face Loyola or Kansas State.

On the other side of the bracket, there are still several high-ranked teams left, with No. 1 Villanova taking on No. 5 West Virginia, No. 2 Purdue against No. 3 Texas Tech, No. 1 Kansas vs. No. 5 Clemson and No. 2 Duke against No. 11 Syracuse.