UCLA-Kentucky highlights regional semis

(AP Photo/Steve Yeater)

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) UCLA's Lonzo Ball and Kentucky's De'Aaron Fox have spent the season putting up big numbers and highlight-reel plays to power two blueblood programs.

Come Friday night, one of those talented freshman point guards will move their teams within a win of the Final Four, too - at the expense of the other.

The Wildcats and Bruins meet in the South Region semifinals in Memphis, Tennessee, the headliner of Friday's four-game slate in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament. And part of the buzz comes from the matchup of potential one-and-done floor leaders who have already met this season.

No. 11 seed Xavier upsets Arizona 73-71

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) Not long after losing to Arizona's Sean Miller at the 2015 NCAA Tournament, Xavier coach Chris Mack jokingly said his friend should let him win the next one.

This was no gift between former colleagues. (MORE)

Dorsey helps Oregon end Michigan's run

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) Tyler Dorsey's teammates call him "Mr. March."

Yeah, that fits. (MORE)

Top seed Gonzaga survives West Virginia

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) Jevon Carter fired up two potential tying 3-pointers only to see them go off-target and Gonzaga didn't allow West Virginia to get off a third.

A defensive stop was a fitting way for this offensively challenged Sweet 16 matchup to end. (MORE)

Kansas routs Purdue, rolls into Elite 8

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) It took about 10 minutes for Kansas guards Frank Mason III and Devonte Graham to slow down, gain their composure and get everything under control in their Midwest Regional semifinal.

When that happened, everything promptly sped up for Purdue. (MORE)

 Mickelson heads into weekend at Austin

 Bears sign QB Sanchez to back up Glennon

 Panthers sign RB Stewart through 2018

 US star Lloyd scores in Man City debut

 Hoyas fire Thompson after 13 seasons