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ESPN's 2nd Half Prediction For Kansas State-Kentucky

Bruce Weber talks with Kamau Stokes.

ATLANTA, GA - MARCH 22: Head coach Bruce Weber and Kamau Stokes #3 of the Kansas State Wildcats discuss the play against the Kentucky Wildcats in the second half during the 2018 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament South Regional at Philips Arena on March 22, 2018 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Kentucky, the No. 5 seed in the South Region, entered tonight's game against No. 9 seed Kansas State as a sizable favorite.

Coach Cal's team, after a ridiculous first weekend in the South Region, was the clear favorite to advance to the Final Four.

Kansas State says "not so fast," though.

Kentucky is trailing at halftime. It's 33-29 KSU after 20 minutes of play.

What's going to happen in the 2nd half?

ESPN likes Kansas State to hold on.

ESPN's Basketball Power Index gives Kansas State a 55 percent chance to win the game.

ESPN's probability chart for the second half of Kansas State-Kentucky.

Kentucky and Kansas State are playing on CBS.

The second half will begin momentarily.