Four-time Miami runner-up Maria Sharapova rolled to a straight-set victory in Friday's second round, while two-time champion Victoria Azarenka aggravated a right ankle injury and was forced to pull out of the Sony Open tennis event.
Damyean Dotson scored 17 points to lead four Oregon players in double-figures and Arsalan Kazemi donated 11 points to go along with a game-high 17 rebounds as Oregon eased past Oklahoma State, 68-55, on Thursday in Midwest Region second round action.
Tyrone Garland led four players in double figures with 22 points on 9-of-11 from the field, as La Salle used a hot- shooting performance to dispatch Boise State, 80-71, in first-round action of the NCAA Tournament on Wednesday.
The Wisconsin Badgers and Ole Miss Rebels get an early morning wake-up call on Friday, as they hit the floor at the Sprint Center as part of the West Region's second-round action of the 2013 NCAA Tournament.
Emerging from the highly-competitive Big Ten Conference, the seventh-ranked Ohio State Buckeyes now find themselves pitted against the Iona Gaels in the second round of the 2013 NCAA Tournament at Dayton Arena on Friday night.