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ESPN's Early Predictions For Saturday's 2nd Round Games

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One half of the 2018 NCAA Tournament's second round is set.

You can view the full schedule for Saturday's games here.

We have several major matchups taking place, including Duke-Rhode Island, Kentucky-Buffalo and Ohio State-Gonzaga, among others. We can't wait.

ESPN's Basketball Power Index has released early predictions for the games.

Here's who the BPI likes to win each game:

No. 1 Villanova over No. 9 Alabama

Chance to win: 93.2 percent

No. 2 Duke over No. 7 Rhode Island

Chance to win: 84.9 percent

No. 5 Kentucky over No. 13 Buffalo

Chance to win: 75.7 percent

No. 3 Tennessee over No. 11 Loyola

Chance to win: 75.2 percent

No. 1 Kansas over No. 8 Seton Hall

Chance to win: 75.7 percent

No. 4 Gonzaga over No. 5 Ohio State

Chance to win: 64.3 percent

No. 3 Texas Tech over No. 6 Florida

Chance to win: 65.2 percent

No. 3 Michigan over No. 6 Houston

Chance to win: 57 percent

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You can view ESPN's full predictions for the upcoming NCAA Tournament games here.