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NCAA Bracket 2011 Update: Scores From The West Region

The first three rounds of the 2011 NCAA men's basketball tournament are in the books. The First Four took place last Tuesday and Wednesday, and the second round was held on Thursday and Friday. The third round, also known as the round of 32 teams, took place on Saturday and Sunday, narrowing down the field to just 16 teams.

In the West Region, the top three seeds and the fifth seed are still alive. No. 1 Duke will take on No. 5 Arizona, and No. 2 San Diego State will play No. 3 UConn. Both of these games will take place on Thursday in Anaheim, with the winners meeting on Saturday for a spot in the Final Four.

Below is a look back at the scores from the first three rounds of the NCAA tournament's West Region bracket and how the aforementioned four teams made it to the Sweet 16. There is also a schedule for this week's West Region Sweet 16 games.

First Four

No Games

Second Round

No. 1 Duke def. No. 16 Hampton, 87-45
No. 8 Michigan def. No. 9 Tennessee, 75-45

No. 5 Arizona def. No. 12 Memphis, 77-75
No. 4 Texas def. No. 13 Oakland, 85-81

No. 6 Cincinnati def. No. 11 Missouri, 78-63
No. 3 Connecticut def. No. 14 Bucknell, 81-52

No. 7 Temple def. No. 10 Penn State, 66-64
No. 2 San Diego State def. No. 15 Northern Colorado, 68-50

Third Round

No. 1 Duke def. No. 8 Michigan, 73-71

No. 5 Arizona def. No. 4 Texas, 70-69

No. 3 UConn def. No. 6 Cincinnati, 69-58

No. 2 San Diego State def. No. 7 Temple, 71-64 (2OT)

Sweet 16

No. 1 Duke vs. No. 5 Arizona (Thursday, 9:45 p.m., CBS)

No. 2 San Diego State vs. No. 3 UConn (Thursday, 7:15 p.m., CBS)

To keep track of the games that have already been played and the games set to be played this week and beyond, check out's printable NCAA tournament 2011 bracket. SB Nation Detroit's NCAA tournament StoryStream has a full Sweet 16 schedule.