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Midnight Madness produces some memorable moments each year, so we're chronicling the best ones from Friday's lineup all weekend. If you spot something we missed, let us know here or here.

Deniz Kilicli may be an unusual choice to lead West Virginia in a rendition of "Country Road" since his hometown is Istanbul, but the junior forward is the only Mountaineer with the guitar skills to do it. Kilicli has been playing guitar since his uncle bought him one when he was seven years old. He doesn't currently play in a band, but he'll frequently join various Morgantown artists on stage as lead guitarist each offseason. "Let's say I have an off day [from basketball], I'd probably play guitar for seven hours straight," Kilicli told wvillustrated.com in February. "This is something I love to do, like basketball. Basketball is just a little bit higher."

More from Best of Midnight Madness Series:

The weekend's best missed dunk
Indiana's Will Sheehey recreates Iowa dunk
Buffalo's Mitchell Watt pulls off two-ball dunk
Maryland's Alex Len does cartwheel dunk
West Virginia sings 'Country Road"
Big dunks from Baylor newcomers
Paul Hewitt and the Green Machine
Even North Carolina's Roy Williams busts a move
Duke's Miles Plumlee clears 6-foot-11 brother
Syracuse legends get warm welcome
Kansas coach Bill Self and his custom motorcycle
Creighton guard leaps over 7-footer

Kentucky women's coach upstages John Calipari
The humorous side of Mississippi State's Renardo Sidney
Sing-along with Marquette's Buzz Williams
Memphis' Drew Barham has sweet dance moves
Maryland fans show appreciation for Gary Williams
Wagner forward leaps over his mom
New Mexico guard's back flip dunk
Tubby Smith shows fighting spirit

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