Syndication: The Columbus Dispatch

Mar 17, 2023; Columbus, Ohio, USA; Marquette Golden Eagles players react during the first round of the NCAA men s basketball tournament against the Vermont Catamounts at Nationwide Arena. Marquette won 78-61. Mandatory Credit: Adam Cairns-The Columbus Dispatch Basketball Ncaa Men S Basketball Tournament

Two teams with rich NCAA tournament traditions meet when the No. 2-seeded Marquette Golden Eagles battle the No. 7 Michigan State Spartans Sunday in a second-round East Region contest in Columbus, Ohio.

The winner advances to the East Region semifinals Thursday at Madison Square Garden in New York.

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