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NCAA tournament daily awards

Updated: March 24, 2012, 11:11 AM ET
By Dick Vitale | ESPN.com

For games played on March 23

PLAYER OF THE DAY/NIGHT: Tyler Zeller, North Carolina
He had 20 points and 22 rebounds, the first player to have a 20-20 in the tourney since Tim Duncan in 1997.

TEAM OF THE DAY/NIGHT: Kentucky
The offense was so impressive in the win over Indiana.

COACH OF THE DAY/NIGHT: Bill Self, Kansas
The Jayhawks rallied to beat NC State

SHOCK OF THE DAY/NIGHT: None

GAME OF THE DAY/NIGHT: North Carolina over Ohio
The 13th-seeded Bobcats had a chance but lost to North Carolina in overtime.

Dick Vitale

College Basketball analyst
Dick Vitale, college basketball's top analyst and ambassador, joined ESPN during the 1979-80 season. His thorough knowledge of the game is brought forth in an enthusiastic, passionate style. Vitale also contributes columns to ESPN.com.