The second day of the 2017 NCAA Tournament is upon us, as No. 7 Dayton and No. 10 Wichita State face off in a Friday matchup.
It’s the first meeting between the Shockers and the Flyers since the 1962 NIT. The winner will advance to face the winner of Kentucky-Northern Kentucky in the second round on Sunday.
Here’s all the information you’ll need for the Dayton vs. Wichita State game:
2017 NCAA Tournament Dayton vs. Wichita State game time, details
Time: 7:10 p.m. ET
Date: Friday, March 17
Location: Bankers Life Fieldhouse; Indianapolis, Indiana
What TV channel is the 2017 NCAA Tournament Dayton vs. Wichita State game game on?
CBS is televising the game.
How can I watch the 2017 NCAA Tournament Dayton vs. Wichita State game online?
NCAA.com will broadcast all games for free online. Click here to watch.
How can I listen to the 2017 NCAA Tournament Dayton vs. Wichita State game?
The game will be broadcast by Westwood One Sports, with Chris Carrino and Jim Jackson on the call. You can find information on radio stations and streaming options here.
Who is calling the 2017 NCAA Tournament Dayton vs. Wichita State game on television?
Jim Nantz, Bill Raftery, Grant Hill, and Tracy Wolfson will call the game for CBS.
2017 NCAA Tournament Dayton vs. Wichita State game preview
Dayton is entering on a two-game losing streak after falling in the Atlantic 10 Conference tournament. It had won nine in a row prior to that skid.
A trio of seniors lead the Flyers in scoring — Charles Cooke (16.1 points per game), Kendall Pollard (14.1), and Scoochie Smith (13.5).
Dayton is in the tournament for the fourth consecutive season. The Flyers have lost in the first round in each of the past two years, including in 2016 when they fell to Syracuse.
Wichita State made it to the Final Four in 2013, so it is no stranger to deep NCAA Tournament runs. The Shockers enter this matchup having won 15 games in a row. Their last loss came against Illinois State in January.
The Shockers won the Missouri Valley Conference Tournament with a 71-51 victory over Illinois State. However, they had no wins over a ranked opponent this season, finding themselves as a No. 10 seed.
Wichita State is led by the balanced scoring attack of Markis McDuffie (11.8 points per game), Landry Shamet (11.1), and Darral Willis Jr. (10.2).