Ohio St.-Arizona and Wichita St.-La Salle in L.A.

03/28/2013

West Regional PreviewLOS ANGELES – The spotlight in Los Angeles Thursday will shine on some unfamiliar faces… and a few that know all about making the Sweet 16.

In the opening game from Staples Center, it’ll be perennial powerhouses taking the court, with second-seeded Ohio St. facing #6 seed Arizona. But in the nightcap, Cinderella takes center stage as ninth-seeded Wichita St., which beat #1 seed Gonzaga last time out, faces a La Salle team that’s already won three times in this tournament as a #13 seed.

Wayne Larrivee and Bill Frieder will be on hand to call the games on Westwood One Sports and they filed this report.

(A preview of the action from Wayne Larrivee and Bill Frieder)

Tune into our dedicated West Regional Player for complete play-by-play of both games from the Staples Center beginning at 7:35 PM Eastern. For our complete NCAA Tournament broadcast schedule, CLICK HERE.

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