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GAME THREAD: Pitt Panthers vs Xavier Musketeers

NCAA Basketball: NCAA Tournament First Round-Iowa State vs Pittsburgh Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

The No. 11 seed Pittsburgh Panthers will look to keep their momentum going against the No. 3 seed Xavier Musketeers. The winner of this game will be on their way to Kansas City, Missouri for a sweet 16-matchup against the Texas Longhorns.

Xavier is currently a 5-point favorite and has a 68.8% chance to win according to ESPN analytics. Pitt is no stranger to the underdog feeling having not been favored in any tournament game so far. The game is set for a 12:15 tip-off and will be broadcast on CBS.

Use this as your game thread for the battle in Greensboro, North Carolina.