- Dick Vitale, College Basketball analyst
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Dickie V's awards from Friday night's action:
PLAYER OF THE NIGHT: Tony Crocker, Oklahoma.
After struggling earlier in the tournament, Crocker came through with a career-high 28 points in the blowout of Syracuse.
TEAM OF THE NIGHT: Louisville.
The Cardinals blew out Arizona, 103-64. That was the most points by Louisville in an NCAA tournament game. Earl Clark scored 19 points for the winners.
CO-COACH OF THE NIGHT: Roy Williams, North Carolina and Tom Izzo, Michigan State.
The Tar Heels looked as good as they have in a while in a win over Gonzaga. The Spartans fought back from a 13-point deficit to get past Kansas in the best game of the evening.
29mMichael C. Wright