Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman led MI with 24 points. The only Aggie that showed up was big man Tyler Davis, but it was not almost enough to erase the shooting barrage of MI.
The 11th-seeded Ramblers kept up their incredible run with a 69-68 victory over seventh-seeded Nevada on Thursday night in the South Region in Atlanta. He finished with 18 points.
As displayed, Nevada fought back and with just over four minutes left to tie the game at 59.
Caleb and Cody Martin. He picked up his third foul midway through the second half.
The Florida State and Missouri game had a similar result as the Seminoles took a 67-54 win, not to mention a one-sided 42-20 first-half. The Blue Devils would keep the lead and finish Syracuse season with a 69-65 victory.
Syracuse (23-14), the last at-large team invited to the tournament, saw its unlikely run to the Sweet 16 end - unable to overcome 16 turnovers against a Mike Krzyzewski-designed zone that was every bit as pesky as Jim Boeheim's vaunted 2-3.
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It has three MacNaughton Cups as WCHA regular-season champions, two Broadmoor Trophies as WCHA playoff winners and four trips to the NCAA tournament in that time. "It's hit or miss, it's like flipping a coin on some of this stuff", college basketball fan "Minnesota Jim" said. Loyola-Chicago looked antsy and erratic to start the game.
The rout is on at the West Region in Los Angeles.
Although Nevada made their post-season exit Thursday night in a tight contest to Loyola University Chicago, Strong's connection with the basketball program is unlike that of most D-I football players.
If the Wolverines stick around long enough, the national press might discover that they represent the antidote for all the bad press college basketball has justly received this year, from FBI investigations to assault charges to whatever mess comes out next.
Moe Wagner scored 14 points and Duncan Robinson added 10 for MI.
Senior guard Keenan Evans leads the team in scoring with 17.8 points, followed by freshman guard Jarrett Culvers's 11.5 points and freshman guard Zhaire Smith's 11.3 points. I couldn't believe it, Texas A&M couldn't believe it, and I'm pretty sure the Wolverines couldn't believe it. MI shot almost 60% from behind the arc.
Michigan's largest lead was 29 points. Even after leading 20-8 and appearing to have established command, Nevada found a way to trail at halftime for the sixth straight game.More news: Shareholder Citigroup INC Increased Td Ameritrade Hldg Corp (AMTD) Position
UMBC beats Virginia with a 74-54 final score. Jordan Carolina had 19.The Wolf Pack finally faced a deficit too big to overcome.
Loyola pushed the ball in the paint on nearly every possession.
DeVoe had a career-high 31 for Clemson (25-10), which couldn't replicate the magic it showed in beating Auburn by 31 to reach its first Sweet 16 in 21 years.
All four games in the NCAA Tournament to be played Thursday night involve at least one team seeded seventh or lower. Without Haas in the middle, Purdue shot only six free throws versus Texas Tech.
It was the battle of the Wildcats and 9 seed Kansas St. proved to be the more resilient cat in a 61-58 win over the Wildcats from Kentucky.
It then occurred to me that "March Madness" doesn't refer to the supposed mania or hysteria caused by this meant-to-be-enjoyable event.
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