Cal, UCSB suit up today in NCAA tourney |

Cal, UCSB suit up today in NCAA tourney

The Bears of UC, Berkeley and Gauchos of UC, Santa Barbara both play today in the NCAA men’s basketball tournament.

UCSB tips off at 6:35 p.m. as a No. 15 seed against the heavily favored Buckeyes of Ohio State. All games are televised on CBS.

Cal, a slight favorite as a No. 8 seed tips off against No. 9 Louisville at 6:45 p.m.

Yesterday teams from the Golden State recorded a .500 record, as St. Mary’s (Moraga) defeated Richmond 80-71. San Diego State lost their opener 62-59 in a tight contest against Tennessee.

Next up for St. Mary’s is a Saturday date with the No. 2 seed Villanova.

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