4 teams advance after NCAA Sweet 16 games

Dayton players celebrate a three-point shot against Stanford during the second half in a regional semifinal game at the NCAA college basketball tournament, Thursday, March 27, 2014, in Memphis, Tenn. Dayton won 82-72. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
Dayton players celebrate a three-point shot against Stanford during the second half in a regional semifinal game at the NCAA college basketball tournament, Thursday, March 27, 2014, in Memphis, Tenn. Dayton won 82-72. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

Florida, Arizona, Dayton and Wisconsin all moved on in the NCAA March Madness Tournament Thursday evening.

The Florida Gators took on the UCLA Bruins and won 79-68.

The Gators (35-2) extended their best winning streak in school history to 29 straight in reaching the South Regional final. The tournament’s overall top seed will play 11th-seeded Dayton, who won 82-72 against the Stanford Cardinals, on Saturday night for a trip to the Final Four.

Meanwhile, the Baylor Bears fell to the Wisconsin Badgers, 69-52.

Wisconsin moved into its second regional final in 13 years with Thursday’s win under coach Bo Ryan, who has seen just about everything except the Final Four in his 700-win coaching career.

The final game of the evening sent the San Diego Aztecs home after a close 70-64 loss to the Arizona Wildcats.

Aaron Gordon and Rondae Hollis-Jefferson scored 15 points each for the top-seeded Wildcats (33-4). They next play Wisconsin in the West Regional final Saturday.

The Associated Press contributed to this story.

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