UNC Tar Heels coach Roy Williams contract allows him to earn $150,000 for making it to the Sweet 16. He had already earned nearly $150,000 for making it to post season play and winning in the first round.
The NC State Wolfpack women’s basketball team, a No. 3 seed, played the Kentucky Wildcats, a No. 6 seed, on Monday, March 25, 2019, at Reynolds Coliseum in Raleigh, North Carolina, with a trip to the Sweet 16 on the line.
ABC11 reports that babies delivered by providers at the Duke Birthing Center, Duke Regional Hospital and WakeMed are giving families with newborn babies Duke Blue Devils onesies celebrating Duke basketball and March Madness in the NCAA Tournament.
The North Carolina State Wolfpack played the Harvard Crimson in the 2019 NCAA men’s college basketball National Invitation Tournament. The winner will move on to the semifinals at Madison Square Garden.