No. 5 Miami capped off an incredible Elite 8 by overcoming a 13-point, second half deficit to beat No. 2 Texas. No. 4 UConn is the only 2023 Final Four team that has experience in the semifinals, while the Hurricanes, No. 5 San Diego State and No. 9 Florida Atlantic are advancing to the Final Four for the first time in school history. In the NBA, LeBron James came off the bench for only the second time in his 20-year pro career after returning from a 13-game absence due to foot injury in a Lakers loss to the Bulls and the Mavericks dropped their fourth straight game as the win-loss record shows the Kyrie Irving trade is not yet paying dividends for Dallas.
Jaylen Brown dominates the Spurs for 41 points, and grabs 13 rebounds in the win.
Cole Anthony had 21 points to lead eight Orlando scorers in double figures, and the Magic overcame Mikal Bridges’ 44 points for a 119-106 win over the Brooklyn Nets on Sunday night.