NCAA Tournament 2012: Live Reaction, Scores and Highlights for West Region

Gil ImberAnalyst IIMarch 22, 2012

PORTLAND, OR - MARCH 17:  Russ Smith #2 and Elisha Justice #22 of the Louisville Cardinals celebrate the Cardinals 59-56 victory against the New Mexico Lobos during the third round of the 2012 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at the Rose Garden Arena on March 17, 2012 in Portland, Oregon.  (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)
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Today was the first day any region experienced all upset wins during the 2012 NCAA Tournament.

Ah, it must be the Sweet 16. Read on for a transcript of Thursday's live blog:

Welcome to Phoenix, Arizona and the West Region for today's Sweet 16 games.

Featuring two competitive and highly touted games, Thursday's West Region action from the US Airways Center will play out entirely on TBS. Park your browser on this page for live scores, highlights and analysis for all the West Region has to offer for the Sweet 16 round.

Today's games included:

Game 1: No. 4 Louisville has upset No. 1 Michigan State, 57-44
Game 2: No. 7 Florida has upset No. 3 Marquette, 68-58