Eddie Murray #23 of the Florida Gulf Coast Eagles celebrates after they won 78-68 against the Georgetown Hoyas during the second round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Wells Fargo Center on March 22, 2013 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Floria Gulf Coast Upsets No. 2 Seed Georgetown 78-68

Sherwood Brown scored 24 points and Bernard Thompson had 23 to lead Florida Gulf Coast to an incredible NCAA tournament debut, a 78-68 win over second-seeded Georgetown on Friday night in the second round of the South Regional.


Chris Paul

Thompson: Playoff Upsets Entertaining, Not Likely To Continue

What’s important to remember is that the playoffs are not the NCAA Tournament; the better team almost always wins the series?

670 The Score–04/18/2011

Brandon Knight

Thompson: The Five Best Moments Of The Tourney

As I struggled to watch a Butler-UConn national championship game completely devoid of made baskets, I thought what a shame it is that a historic, drama-filled NCAA tournament would end this way.


Butler Bulldogs

Muller: This March Has Definitely Been ‘Madness’

Just because your bracket—and mine—are completely busted, doesn’t mean that this NCAA tournament hasn’t been fun to watch. Let’s face it: it has!


Derrick Williams

Defending Champion Duke Upset, Arizona Moves On

Derrick Williams scored a career-high 32 points and his Arizona teammates showed they’re not just a one-man team, upsetting defending national champion Duke Thursday night to reach the final eight for the first time since 2005.


Joey Rodriguez

Thompson: Proving Doubters Wrong Fueling VCU

The members of the selection committee are feeling much better about themselves after the first weekend of the tournament.


Darius Johnson-Odom

Marquette Upsets Syracuse, Moves To Sweet 16

In a matchup between two Big East foes, the Marquette Golden Eagles beat the Syracuse Orange to advance to the Sweet 16.


Bradford Burgess

VCU Pulls Another Upset, Rolls Past Purdue

Virginia Commonwealth University isn’t really playing like an 11-seed, in their three games of the tournament they’ve outscored their opponents by 49 points.


Terrance Hill

First Upset Of Tourney, No. 13 Morehead State Beats No. 4 Louisville

In the first upset of the 2011 NCAA Tournament, the 13th seeded Morehead State Eagles shocked the 4th seeded Louisville Cardinals.


2011 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament

NCAA ‘Chaos’ Could Happen In 5 Through 12 Range

Just one day away form the start of a two-day stretch that is sure to feature plenty of upsets and memorable games, it doesn’t hurt to get a little bit of last minute help with your bracket.

670 The Score–03/16/2011

Fighting Illini Student Section

Wisch: Should Illinois Students Rush The Court If No. 1 Goes Down?

To rush, or not to rush…Is that the question? Well, for Illinois basketball fans, the answer is: Only if the Fighting Illini topple No. 1 Ohio State from its lofty perch on Saturday in Champaign and make it one.


Penn State's Andrew Jones (22) and Jeff Brooks after Jones scored with 1 second left in an NCAA college basketball game against Illinois in State College, Pa., on Tuesday, Jan. 11, 2011. Penn State won 57-55. (AP Photo/Ralph Wilson)

Penn State Upsets No. 16 Illinois

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) – Andrew Jones converted an offensive rebound with 1 second left and Talor Battle scored 26 points to lead Penn State past No. 16 Illinois 57-55 on Tuesday night for its […]