FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — The Arkansas Razorbacks men’s basketball team had the second-highest-rated game of the 2023 NCAA tournament as they marched on to the Sweet 16.
The second-round game between Arkansas and Kansas drew 9.5 million across the U.S., according to data from OLBG Network. Only the Michigan State vs. Marquette tilt had more viewers. Kentucky vs. Kansas State was third with 9.4 million.
The Razorbacks’ game against the Jayhawks was a bracket-buster, with the Hogs edging the region’s No. 1 seed by a single point, 72-71.
The Sweet 16 matchup is tonight, with Arkansas taking on No. 4 seed UConn at 6:15 in Las Vegas.