The 2017 NCAA tournament hasn’t yet given us a memorable buzzer-beater. In many cases, games haven’t come down to final possessions — only a handful in the first and second round did. The latest and perhaps greatest example of this occurred in Thursday’s Sweet 16 matchup between West Virginia and Gonzaga.
Bill Murray is elated pic.twitter.com/GK5O0BOSKF - Sports Illustrated (@SInow) March 24, 2017 Bill Murray is having one helluva sports year. The actor was seen proudly cheering and celebrating 11-seed Xavier University’s victory over 2-seed University
The Latest on the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament on Friday (all times Eastern): 10:07 p.m. UCLA and Kentucky is starting out just as fast as expected between a pair of programs that are among the nation's top-scoring teams. Now the Wildcats need somebody other than De'Aaron Fox to score. The freshman guard has hit his first four shots and has all of Kentucky's first eight points. But, UCLA is up 11-8 after back-to-back dunks, the last a three-point play by Thomas Welsh. — Teresa M. Walker reporting from Memphis, Tennessee. 9:54 p.m. Sindarius Thornwell scored 24 points and seventh-seeded South Carolina cruised past third-seeded Baylor 70-50 on Friday night in the East Regional semifinals, the