LSU, Duke set for Thursday night

CBS Sports and the NCAA announced that the LSU-Duke game would lead the way on Thursday night in the Sweet 16 when the two teams meet in the Georgia Dome in the Atlanta regional.

LSU and Duke will tip off at 6:10 p.m. CST and the game will be regionally televised by CBS.

The Tigers advanced to Atlanta with a 58-57 win over Texas A&M on Saturday evening in Jacksonville, Fla., after Darrel Mitchell made a three-pointer with 3.9 seconds to play.

LSU, seeded fourth, is 25-8 on the season, while Duke, the nation's No. 1 team and the overall number one seed in the NCAA Tournament, is 32-3. Texas, the second seed, and sixth seed West Virginia meet in the second game of the night in Atlanta at approximately 8:40 p.m. CST.

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