Graduate of University of Delaware.
This time, tournament MVP Elmore described what he called an awesome scene with 70-year-old coach and Marshall alumnus Dan D'Antoni jumping around with his players.
"If you can't enjoy this with this group of guys, and seeing their heart" said head coach Tony Bennett.
Saint Mary's lacked high-quality victories, but it's tough on a West Coast Conference team to get those opportunities. The result is college basketball's slowest and most smothering team - a tank facing foot soldiers. "They run things a little bit different".
With plenty of their fans packing Barclays Center in Brooklyn, the Cavaliers beat sixth-seeded North Carolina (25-10) for the second time this season and snapped a seven-game losing streak to the Tar Heels in ACC Tournament play. Wichita State had two chances to regain the lead, but Austin Reaves missed a jumper and Robinson recorded his critical steal, setting up two game-clinching free throws by Robert Gray Jr. The NCAA's Selection Committee chooses where each team will go by first ranking the top-16 teams in the tournament.
But you wouldn't have been able to tell all week.
Virginia offered a litmus test for the Tar Heels to see where they compare with another national title contender. That's Virginia in a nutshell; the Cavaliers do what they do, and they don't deviate from what Bennett has instilled in them. 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. "It's a fight you have to have inside of you or you're not going to be successful at this level".
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Devonte Graham piled up 18 points and 13 assists, Silvio De Sousa came up big in place of Udoka Azubuike and Kansas proved its toughness down the stretch to beat West Virginia in the Big 12 Tournament title game. Defensively, the Cavaliers forced the Tar Heels to turn the ball over six times. After building a 9-point lead in the first 11 minutes, Rhode Island held a 36-33 edge at the break.
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"You know, we played North Carolina, North Carolina State, tie game played".
The Cavaliers will be the NCAA tournament's No. 1 overall seed.
UNC is 4-1 against Virginia in the ACC tournament final, with the only loss coming in the 1976 championship game.
"We stand and get back and build a wall, and that was key for us", Hall said. We've showed Ty can make some plays. "I don't know how you can select all the teams, to be honest".
North Carolina coach Roy Williams said on Friday night that the Tar Heels would have to play a ideal game Saturday to win. UVA leads the nation in scoring defense at 53.4 points per game and have the best turnover margin in the ACC. Virginia is the top seed in the South region and will open play on Friday against the University of Maryland- Baltimore County.
"Everyone is 0-0 starting next week", he said, "so that's the way we're looking at it". Sophomore Kyle Guy noted the team was "66.7% of the way done".