A win for the Pacers would have put them in sole possession of eighth place in the Eastern Conference.
The Irish will play the winner of Wichita State/Kansas next week in Cleveland, Ohio.
Maryland will try to reach the round of 16 for the first time since 2003 against West Virginia.
George Hill scored 24 and Roy Hibbert 20 for the Pacers, who dropped their fourth straight and damaged their playoff hopes.
While these two have met over 100 times over the years, this is the first time they’ll meet in the NCAA tournament.
Butler, IU, Purdue, Notre Dame and Valparaiso all made it to the NCAA Tournament.
The Indianapolis Colts said Friday they have agreed to terms with unrestricted free agent linebacker Nate Irving.
Many teams are celebrating as their road to the Final Four just got a little easier.
Yogi Ferrell led in the Hoosiers in scoring.
Butler’s Kellen Dunham led all scorers with 20 points.
Indiana tips against Wichita State at 2:45 p.m. Friday in Omaha.
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The Fighting Irish shot an outstanding 56 percent throughout the game.
Butler and Texas tip at approximately 2:45 p.m.