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No. 16 UMBC Shocks No. 1 UVA in Biggest Upset in March Madness History

Ethan Marchetti, Maroon-News Staff

March 29, 2018

Before this season, NCAA men’s basketball had never seen a No. 16 seed beat a No. 1. There have been several close calls in the past, such as Michigan-Murray State in 1990, and Gonzaga-Southern in 2013. This year was different, though. In stunning fashion, No. 16 University of Maryland, Baltimore Co...

March Madness Comes Down to Final Four Weekend

Matt Gentile, Assistant Sports Editor

March 29, 2018

The 2018 NCAA Tournament has certainly justified the nickname “March Madness.” As one might expect, there are only 54 brackets (out of 19 million) entered into’s tournament challenge that correctly chose this Final Four. This tournament has been exceptionally unpredictable thanks to th...

Unlikely NCAA Teams Poised to Make March Madness Runs

Ohio State’s Keita Bates-Diop was this year’s Big Ten Player of the Year and is a Wooden Award finalist. Texas Tech, led by Keenan Evans, is another team to look out for in March. The Red Raiders lockdown defense could come up big.

Jake Rosenstein, Maroon-News Writer

March 8, 2018

As Selection Sunday draws closer and conference tournaments come to an end, its time to take an in-depth look at four dark horse teams poised to make deep runs in the NCAA tournament.1. Texas Tech Red Raiders: Led by senior guard and Wooden Award finalist Keenan Evans, Texas Tech is ready to make a run come tourn...

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