When will Andrew Wiggins get some exciting opposition in the NCAA Tournament? As a result of Kansas being a 2-seed, on Friday he saw a 15th seeded directional Kentucky school and today Kansas has drawn Stanford, a team that plays a more plodding style with only one NBA prospect to speak of, forward Dwight Powell. And if Kansas wins, then they play Dayton in the Sweet 16.
But Andrew Wiggins against not the best opposition is better than no Wiggins at all and if you want even more Wiggins after that, Andrew's older brother Nick Wiggins (not much of an NBA prospect) plays for Wichita State 30 minutes after Andrew's game ends. The only thing more adorable than the Wiggins brothers is the Wiggins brothers getting drawn in the same 2nd and 3rd round pods.
Here's the schedule and tip times! Enjoy the games and comment away!
South Third Round [St. Louis, MO]: #10 Stanford vs. #2 Kansas 12:15 (CBS)
Who to watch: Andrew Wiggins (Kansas), Wayne Selden (Kansas), Dwight Powell (Stanford)
Midwest Third Round [St. Louis, MO]: #8 Kentucky vs. #1 Wichita State 3:07 (CBS)
Who to watch: Julius Randle (Kentucky), Willie Cauley-Stein (Kentucky), James Young (Kentucky), Alex Poythress (Kentucky), Aaron Harrison (Kentucky), Andrew Harrison (Kentucky), Cleanthony Early (Wichita State)
East Third Round [San Antonio, TX]: #6 North Carolina vs. #3 Iowa State 5:20 (CBS)
Midwest Third Round [Raleigh, NC]: #14 Mercer vs. #11 Tennessee 6:10 (TNT)
South Third Round [San Diego, CA]: #12 Stephen F. Austin vs. #4 UCLA 7:10 (TBS)
Who to watch: Brice Johnson (North Carolina), James McAdoo (North Carolina), Jarnell Stokes (Tennessee), Jordan McRae (Tennessee), Kyle Anderson (UCLA), Zach LaVine (UCLA), Jordan Adams (UCLA)
West Third Round [San Antonio, TX]: #6 Baylor vs. #3 Creighton 8:11 (TruTV)
East Third Round [Raleigh, NC]: #8 Memphis vs. #1 Virginia 8:57 (TNT)
West Third Round [San Diego, CA]: #8 Gonzaga vs. #1 Arizona 9:53 (TBS)
Who to watch: Isaiah Austin (Baylor), Cory Jefferson (Baylor), Doug McDermott (Creighton), Shaq Goodwin (Memphis), Joe Harris (Virginia), Przemek Karnowski (Gonzaga), Aaron Gordon (Arizona), Rondae Hollis-Jefferson (Arizona), Nick Johnson (Arizona), Kaleb Tarczewski (Arizona)