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Arizona vs. Ohio State – Game Time, TV Channel, Announcers, Betting Line, Predictions

No. 2 seed Arizona cruised to victory against No. 15 seed Texas Southern in its 2015 NCAA Tournament opener, but things get much tougher in the Wildcats' third round matchup. No. 10 seed Ohio State looms, after the Buckeyes outlasted No. 7 VCU in overtime on Thursday afternoon. Zona will have to deal with one of the best players in the country, OSU freshman guard D'Angelo Russell.

Be sure to check out our printable 2015 NCAA Tournament bracket here.

Date: Saturday, March 21

Time: 5:15 PM EST

TV Channel: CBS

Location: Portland, OR

Announcers: Kevin Harlan, Reggie Miller, Dan Bonner, Rachel Nichols

Opening Betting Line: Arizona -8 (5Dimes)

Prediction: Arizona is probably one of the few elite teams in this year's NCAA Tournament, but the Wildcats will have their hands full with Ohio State, perhaps the most under-seeded squad in the competition. Arizona will need to slow down Russell if they want to advance, but luckily, they have the personnel required.

Zona, according to, actually has the third most efficient defense in the nation. They're also far more consistent on both sides of the floor. We'll take the Wildcats to handle the inconsistent Buckeyes, but we won't go as far as to claim that they'll cover the spread.