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NCAA Tournament 2016: Sweet 16 schedule and game times, including Maryland vs. Kansas

A complete look at Thursday and Friday's games.

Jeffrey Becker-USA TODAY Sports

The Maryland men's basketball team is in the Sweet 16 for the first time since 2003 after beating Hawaii. The Terps will take on Kansas on Thursday on the first day of games in Louisville. They'll play following the conclusion of Villanova-Miami, which starts at 7:10 p.m., so smart money is on Maryland playing at around 9:30 or 9:45.

Kansas is the tournament's No. 1 overall seed, and will be as tough a matchup as the Terps have faced all season. Perry Ellis and Wayne Seldon headline the Big 12 champions, who only lost four games all season. The winner of Maryland-Kansas will face the winner of Villanova-Miami in the Elite Eight on Saturday, as the South and the West regions both play Thursday. Friday follows the same schedule as Thursday, with the East and the Midwest regions playing their Sweet 16 games. Here's a look at the full schedule:

NCAA Tournament: Sweet 16 Schedule

Thursday, March 24th

Tip (ET) Network Site Region Game Play-by-Play/Analyst//Reporter
7:10p CBS Louisville South (2) Villanova Wildcats vs. (3) Miami-Florida Hurricanes Jim Nantz/Grant Hill/Bill Raftery//Tracy Wolfson
7:37p TBS Anaheim West (3) Texas A&M Aggies vs. (2) Oklahoma Sooners Verne Lundquist/Jim Spanarkel//Allie LaForce
TBD CBS Louisville South (1) Kansas Jayhawks vs. (5) Maryland Terrapins Nantz/Hill/Raftery//Wolfson
TBD TBS Anaheim West (4) Duke Blue Devils vs. (1) Oregon Ducks Lundquist/Spanarkel//LaForce

Friday, March 25th

Tip (ET) Network Site Region Game Play-by-Play/Analyst//Reporter
7:10p CBS Chicago Midwest (1) Virginia Cavaliers vs. (4) Iowa State Cyclones Kevin Harlan/Reggie Miller/Dan Bonner//Lewis Johnson
7:27p TBS Philadelphia East (6) Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs. (7) Wisconsin Badgers Brian Anderson/Steve Smith//Dana Jacobson
TBD TBS Philadelphia East (1) North Carolina Tar Heels vs. (5) Indiana Hoosiers Anderson/Smith//Jacobson
TBD CBS Chicago Midwest (11) Gonzaga Bulldogs vs. (10) Syracuse Orange Harlan/Miller/Bonner//Johnson