March Madness Picks 2018: Dick Vitale Releases Sweet 16 Predictions

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ESPN college basketball analyst Dick Vitale is sharing his predictions for the Sweet Sixteen of the 2018 NCAA Tournament with the world. After a wild first two rounds that were full of upsets, Dickie V is releasing his picks for what will happen next as March Madness continues.

First, Vitale released his updated rankings of the teams that are remaining in the tournament with Duke, Villanova, Kansas, Kentucky, Gonzaga, and Michigan sitting in the top six. Among the teams Vitale has advancing are Kansas, Duke, Purdue, Villanova, Gonzaga, Michigan and Nevada.

Then, Vitale shared who he thinks will be advancing to the Elite Eight.

Does Dickie V think your team will be advancing to the next round of the NCAA Tournament as the Big Dance continues?

His picks for the Sweet 16 can be seen below:

NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 Schedule

THURSDAY

7:07 p.m., CBS: No. 7 Nevada vs. No. 11 Loyola-Chicago (Brian Anderson, Chris Webber, Lisa Byington)

7:37 p.m., TBS: No. 3 Michigan vs. No. 7 Texas A&M (Kevin Harlan, Reggie Miller, Dan Bonner, Dana Jacobson)

Approx. 9:37, CBS: No. 5 Kentucky vs. No. 9 Kansas State (Anderson/Webber/Byington)

Approx. 10:07., TBS: No. 4 Gonzaga vs. No. 9 Florida State (Harlan/Miller/Bonner/Jacobson)

FRIDAY

7:07 p.m., CBS: No. 1 Kansas vs. No. 5 Clemson  (Jim Nantz, Grant Hill, Bill Raftery, Tracy Wolfson)

7:27 p.m., TBS: No. 1 Villanova vs. No. 5 West Virginia (Ian Eagle, Jim Spanarkel, Allie LaForce)

Approx. 9:37 p.m., CBS: No. 2 Duke vs. No. 11 Syracuse (Nantz/Hill/Raftery/Wolfson)

Approx.  9:57 p.m., TBS: No. 2 Purdue vs. No. 3 Texas Tech (Eagle/Spanarkel/LaForce)

All times Eastern.