The first round of NIT is over, and the second round starts Friday, March 21, to Monday, March 24.
Top-seeded St. John’s ended a disappointing season by crashing out to Robert Morris by a score of 89 to 78. Robert Morris will look to upset Belmont on Friday and carry on its surprising run.
Three one-seeds remain in the tournament (SMU, Minnesota, Florida State).
Four-seed San Francisco lost to LUS 63 to 71, while another four seed, Green bay, crashed out to Belmont, 65 to 80.
Here’s the complete TV schedule for the second round matches. Printable bracket can be found here [pdf].
Friday, March 21
Robert Morris vs. Belmont — Belmont won 82-71
Saturday, March 22
Louisiana Tech vs. Georgia — Louisiana Tech won 79-71
Sunday, March 23
Illinois vs. Clemson — Clemson won 50-49
Saint Mary’s vs. Minnesota — Minnesota won 63-55
Southern Miss vs. Missouri — Southern Miss won 71-63
Monday, March 24
Georgetown vs. Florida State — Florida State won 101-90
LSU vs. SMU — SMU won 80-67
Arkansas vs. California — California won 75-64