Virginia departed Flatbush Ave. with an ACC tournament trophy, locked up the No. 1 overall seed for the NCAA tournament and pivoted toward taking aim at a national title. Adding a neutral-court victory over Virginia to that list would only improve what is already the strongest collection of marquee wins of any team in the country. That included two wins over Duke, a win at Tennessee, a home win against eventual Big Ten Tournament champ MI and a neutral-court win against Ohio State. Guy was named the MVP of the tournament. "Thankfully, it's just a sprained MCL".
Louisville and Notre Dame were on the bubble and were left out of the tournament.
Landry Shamet led Wichita State (25-7) with 19 points while Shaquille Morris had 12, including 10 in the final seven minutes to keep the game close.
Virginia has carried really good teams into the NCAA Tournament in recent years. I don't mind telling you, today, again, he got his club to do what he wanted better than I got what I wanted my club to do. "Maybe it just took a minute to get in a groove".
She wasn't done earning points this winter for a Tar Heels squad that finished fifth in the 15-team meet with 61 points.
For Duke's team, the NCAA tournament is that test-it's the ultimate six-question, win-or-go-home multiple choice exam.
"It's been really hard getting here", he said after the win over ETSU. "There's definitely a mental part of it where you sort of feel safe with it on".
While the North Carolina Tar Heels weren't able to capture another Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament title, losing to Virginia, they stand in great shape for Sunday's bracket reveal. The field will be revealed tonight.
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We want to do well, just like the fans do", Moyes said. "I mentioned streetwise a few months ago when talking about Liverpool ". Chelsea got back on track with a 2-1 victory over Crystal Palace at Stamford Bridge. "We can split the halves", he said.
Virginia Tech is headed to its second straight NCAA Tournament as an 8-seed, and will face the 9-seed Alabama in Pittsburgh on Thursday night at 9:20 pm. "And we won there". If we try to play the ideal game and play as close as we can possibly play to that, then we'll have a chance to win. The Tar Heels turned the ball over nine games, but failed to keep pace down the stretch. We've showed Ty can make some plays. "But we had those opportunities", he continued. "We've been battling all season, so to grab this, it's a special moment for us". Against a sound Virginia squad, forcing turnovers won't be easy as the Cavaliers lead the country in fewest turnovers per game.
Brissett made four of his five 3-pointers in the first half against North Carolina, including a buzzer-beater to end the half and cutting North Carolina's lead to 10 points.
"We are starting to turn heads now", Guy said. Boeheim expects that Sidibe will be fully healthy for his sophomore year after needed treatment on his ailing knee, which Boeheim said does not project to be "a big fix". Even as an auditorium full of athletic department staffers and fans cheered the program's first berth since 2003, players remained seated. "I'm serious. I really enjoyed his dad, liked his dad, liked watching his teams".
Boeheim talked about relying too heavily on four freshmen and Paschal Chukwu, a junior, who has "never played a whole season".
And if Virginia is sent to Charlotte, then that means UNC or Duke will play in Charlotte, not both.
"Everyone was holding their breath and as soon as that swish happened, we just went insane!" "We've got one more goal to do now".
The Lipscomb Bisons and North Carolina Tar Heels will square off at the Spectrum Center this Friday afternoon in the 1st round of the NCAA Tournament. "What he's done this year is the kind of year for a coach that you dream about".