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Game Thread: Canes take on Marquette in the Sweet 16!

Hurricanes Hoops battle the Golden Eagles with a trip to the Elite 8 on the line.


Sweet 16: Miami vs. Marquette

No. 5/t4 Miami vs. No. 15/16 Marquette
March 28, 2013 | 7:15 p.m.
Washington, D.C. | Verizon Center

Radio: 560 WQAM | Dial Global

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The Game
The No. 2 seed Miami Hurricanes face No. 3 seed Marquette in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Championship on Thursday, March 28 at 7:15 p.m. at the Verizon Center in Washington, D.C.

The Series vs. Marquette
Miami is 2-2 all-time against Marquette, winning a pair of games at home and dropping the two road contests. The Canes first faced the Golden Eagles on March 5, 1986, an 84-62 loss for UM. The last meeting between the two teams was a 106-90 Hurricanes win on Jan. 28, 1989 in Florida.

The Broadcasts
Catch the game on CBS with Verne Lundquist (play-by-play), Bill Raftery (analyst) and Rachel Nichols (reporter) on the call. Listen to the NCAA Tournament games on Dial Global Sports as well as 560 WQAM Radio with Joe Zagacki (play-by-play) and Josh Darrow (analyst).

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