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NCAA Tournament 2012: Live Scores, Highlights, and Analysis for the South Region

BLOOMINGTON, IN - DECEMBER 10:  Victor Oladipo #4 of the Indiana Hoosiers and Doron Lamb #20 of the Kentucky Wildcats battle for a loose ballduring the Indiana 73-72 victory at Assembly Hall on December 10, 2011 in Bloomington, Indiana.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
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Jim SullivanFeatured ColumnistMarch 15, 2012

With March Madness already underway across the nation, the excitement that encompasses Day One in the NCAA Tournament is still on the rise. The country's top region, the South, makes their stake in the action with six huge games during prime time television.

With some major story lines just beginning to take shape, including the possibility of a Kentucky-Indiana rematch and Wichita State proving their worth, these match-ups are some of the most thrilling of the Second Round.

The lowest team in the tournament, Western Kentucky, faces off against the overall No. 1 seed Kentucky to start off the South's action today at 6:50 EST on TBS.


For your printable bracket for the 2012 NCAA tournament, click here.

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