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ESPN's Score Predictions For Duke-Michigan State, Kentucky-Auburn

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EAST LANSING, MI - DECEMBER 29: Michigan State Spartans Head Basketball Coach Tom Izzo watches the action dusting the first half of the game against the Northern Illinois Huskies at the Breslin Center on December 29, 2018 in East Lansing, Michigan. Michigan State defeated Northern Illinois 88-60. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

ESPN's Basketball Power Index has updated its score predictions for today's Elite Eight contests between Duke-Michigan State and Kentucky-Auburn.

Half of the Final Four is set, with Virginia and Texas Tech winning their Elite Eight games on Saturday night.

This afternoon, the Blue Devils and Spartans, and Wildcats and Tigers, will battle for their spots in the Final Four.

Who's going to emerge with victories?

Here are the picks from ESPN:

No. 2 Kentucky vs. No. 5 Auburn

Prediction: Kentucky by 3.0 points

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JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA - MARCH 21: Head coach John Calipari of the Kentucky Wildcats reacts in the first half against the Abilene Christian Wildcats during the first round of the 2019 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena on March 21, 2019 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

No. 1 Duke vs. No. 2 Michigan State

Prediction: Duke by 2.1 points

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WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 29: Zion Williamson #1 of the Duke Blue Devils looks on against the Virginia Tech Hokies during the first half in the East Regional game of the 2019 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Capital One Arena on March 29, 2019 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)


Kentucky and Auburn are set to begin play at 2:20 p.m. E.T. Duke and Michigan State will follow at 5:05 p.m. E.T.

The games will be on CBS.