For games played on March 15
PLAYERS OF THE DAY/NIGHT: Jae Crowder, Marquette and Rodney McGruder, Kansas State
Crowder had 25 points, 16 rebounds and five steals in a win over BYU. The last player to have a 20+ point, 10+ rebound, five steal game was Danny Manning of Kansas in 1988. McGruder had 30 points on 11-of-16 field goals against Southern Mississippi.
TEAM OF THE DAY/NIGHT: Iowa State
The Cyclones got a blowout city win Connecticut.
COACH OF THE DAY/NIGHT: Buzz Williams, Marquette
The Golden Eagles beat BYU by 20.
SHOCK OF THE DAY/NIGHT: VCU over Wichita State
Shaka Smart's team advanced as a No. 12 seed, going to 18-1 in the last 19 games.
GAME OF THE DAY/NIGHT: VCU-Wichita State
It went down to the wire as the Shockers missed a shot to tie.