Scoreboard Roundup - 3/23/14

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-03_b1c91daa43.jpgJoe Robbins/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament - Midwest Region: (8) Kentucky 78 (26-10) - (1) Wichita State 76 (35-1)

(11) Tennessee 83 (24-12) - (14) Mercer 63 (27-9)

South Region: (10) Stanford 67 (23-12) - (2) Kansas 57 (25-10)


Kyle Busch Wins Second Straight at Fontana

2-19-12 BuschA.jpg?__SQUARESPACE_CACHEVERSION=1395623655023Chris Graythen/Getty Images for NASCAR (FONTANA, Calif.) -- Kyle Busch held off local boy Kyle Larson to take home the checkered flag at Auto Club Speedway on Sunday. Busch found a way to beat Larson along with Tony Stewart and his older brother Kurt during the final two laps of the race for his second Sprint Cup win in a row at Fontana.


(8) Kentucky Knocks Off (1) Wichita State, 78-76, Sweet 16 Bound

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-03_37d7bbe615.jpgMitchell Layton/Getty Images (ST. LOUIS) -- The first No. 1 seed to fall is Wichita State.  The No. 8 Kentucky Wildcats (26-10) held off the Shockers (35-1) on a last second three-point attempt to give them a 78-76 win on Sunday. Shockers guard Fred VanVleet missed a game winning three-pointer with 3.2 seconds remaining that handed them their first loss of the season.


(10) Stanford Upsets (2) Kansas, 60-57, Headed to Sweet 16

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-03_9c59eb76a5.jpgG Fiume/Getty Images (ST. LOUIS) -- The Stanford Cardinal will be soaring into the Sweet 16 after upsetting the No. 2 Kansas Jayhawks 60-57 on Sunday for a trip to the Sweet 16. Dwight Powell poured in 15 points and seven rebounds and Chasson Randle added 13 points with six steals in the victory. "It just means we're in the Sweet 16," Randle said.  "We're looking forward to an opportunity come next week."


Ryu Leads L.A. Dodgers Past Diamondbacks, 7-5

3-23-14 Ryu A.jpg?__SQUARESPACE_CACHEVERSION=1395583560017Matt King/Getty Images (SYDNEY) -- Dodgers starting pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu struck out five batters over five scoreless innings as Los Angeles (2-0) defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks (0-2), 7-5 at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Sunday, completing the season-opening series sweep.