No. 6 Michigan St. 67, No. 19 Wisconsin 55: Cassius Winston scored 21 points, and Kenny Goins keyed Michigan State’s fast start, helping the sixth-ranked Spartans (27-6) beat the Badgers (23-10) at a Big Ten semifinal in Chicago. Goins finished with 13 points, 12 rebounds and two blocked shots. The Spartans face No. 10 Michigan in the final.
No. 10 Michigan 76, Minnesota 49: Isaiah Livers scored a career-high 21 points, and the third-seeded Wolverines (28-5) closed in on a record third straight Big Ten tournament championship with a semifinal romp over the Gophers (21-13) in Chicago. No. 11 Houston 61, Memphis 58: Corey Davis Jr. scored 17 points, and the top-seeded Cougars (31-2) weathered a late rally from the host Tigers (2113) to win an American Athletic semifinal game. The Cougars will meet No. 24 Cincinnati in the championship game. Iowa St. 78, No. 17 Kansas 66: Lindell Wingginton scored 17 points, and the fifth-seeded Cyclones (23-11) raced out to a big early lead against the third-seeded Jayhawks (25-9) in Kansas City, Mo. No. 22 Auburn 65, Florida 62: Jared Harper hit a 3-pointer with 12 seconds left in Nashville, Tenn., as the Tigers (25-9) held off the Gators (19-15) to reach the SEC championship game for the first time since 2000.
No. 24 Cincinnati 66, Wichita St. 63: Nysier Brooks scored 13 points, and Cane Broome hit the go-ahead layup with 23.5 seconds left to give the second-seeded Bearcats (27-6) a victory over the sixth-seeded Shockers (19-14) in an American semifinal in Memphis, Tenn.
No. 25 Villanova 74, Seton Hall 72: The top-seeded Wildcats (25-9) became the first team to win three consecutive Big East tournament, beating the Pirates (20-13) in New York.
Utah St. 64, San Diego St. 57: Sam Merrill scored 24 points, Neemias Queta had 17 points and eight rebounds, and the Aggies (28-6) scored the first 13 points of the second half to pull away from the Aztecs (21-13) in Las Vegas and win their first Mountain West tournament championship in its six years in the league.