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ESPN's 2nd Half Prediction For Michigan-Loyola

Sister Jean hugs Loyola's Lucas Williamson.

ATLANTA, GA - MARCH 22: Lucas Williamson #1 of the Loyola Ramblers celebrates with Sister Jean Dolores Schmidt after defeating the Nevada Wolf Pack during the 2018 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament South Regional at Philips Arena on March 22, 2018 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

We are one half down at the Final Four. It has been a somewhat surprising one.

Loyola Chicago weathered an ice cold start to finish the first half on a 19-7 run. They lead Michigan 29-22 at intermission.

If the Ramblers hold on, they will become the first double-digit seed in NCAA Tournament history to reach the final game. Cinderella who?

ESPN has release its prediction for the second half. It likes Loyola to hang on.

ESPN’s Basketball Power Index gives Loyola a 65.6 percent chance to win the game.

Here is the Loyola-Michigan win probability chart.

The winner of this game will play the winner of Villanova-Kansas on Monday night.

Loyola and Michigan are playing on TBS.

The second half will begin momentarily.