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This year's NCAA tournament was one for the record books with all of the shocking upsets. Brackets were busted and hearts were broken.

Whether you lose in nail-biter or a blowout, the pain is all the same for these basketball players. These passionate athletes put it all out there on the court and hiding the sadness is impossible.

Kentucky forward Julius Randle is interviewed in the locker room after his team's 60-54 loss to Connecticut in the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 7, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Kentucky forward Julius Randle is interviewed in the locker room after his team's 60-54 loss to Connecticut in the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 7, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Kentucky forward Julius Randle is interviewed in the locker room after his team's 60-54 loss to Connecticut in the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 7, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Kentucky guard Andrew Harrison sits in the locker room after his team's 60-54 loss to Connecticut in the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 7, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Kentucky wilts at foul line in title game loss
Kentucky guard Andrew Harrison sits in the locker room after his team's 60-54 loss to Connecticut in the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 7, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Kentucky forward Julius Randle (30) leaves the court as Connecticut guard Ryan Boatright (11) celebrates after the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 7, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 60-54. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Kentucky forward Julius Randle (30) leaves the court as Connecticut guard Ryan Boatright (11) celebrates after the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 7, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 60-54. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Kentucky forward Julius Randle (30) leaves the court as Connecticut guard Ryan Boatright (11) celebrates after the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 7, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 60-54. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Alex Poythress (22) of Kentucky walks through the streamers as the Connecticut Huskies beat the Kentucky Wildcats 60-54 in the NCAA Final Four championship game at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, Monday, April 7, 2014. (Harry E. Walker/MCT)
Alex Poythress (22) of Kentucky walks through the streamers as the Connecticut Huskies beat the Kentucky Wildcats 60-54 in the NCAA Final Four championship game at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, Monday, April 7, 2014. (Harry E. Walker/MCT)
Alex Poythress (22) of Kentucky walks through the streamers as the Connecticut Huskies beat the Kentucky Wildcats 60-54 in the NCAA Final Four championship game at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, Monday, April 7, 2014. (Harry E. Walker/MCT)
Kentucky guard Dominique Hawkins, left, reacts with teammates in the locker room after their 60-54 loss to Connecticut in the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 7, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Kentucky guard Dominique Hawkins, left, reacts with teammates in the locker room after their 60-54 loss to Connecticut in the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 7, 2014, in Arlington, Texas
Kentucky guard Dominique Hawkins, left, reacts with teammates in the locker room after their 60-54 loss to Connecticut in the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 7, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Kentucky guard Jon Hood sits in the locker room after his team's 60-54 loss to Connecticut in the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 7, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Kentucky wilts at foul line in title game loss
Kentucky guard Jon Hood sits in the locker room after his team's 60-54 loss to Connecticut in the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 7, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Kentucky fans reacted at Two Keys bar during the NCAA Basketball Men's Championship Game against UConn on Limestone St. in Lexington, Ky., on April 7, 2014. Connecticut defeated the Wildcats 60-54. (AP Photo/The Herald-Leader, Pablo Alcala)
Kentucky fans reacted at Two Keys bar during the NCAA Basketball Men's Championship Game against UConn on Limestone St. in Lexington, Ky., on April 7, 2014. Connecticut defeated the Wildcats 60-54. (AP Photo/The Herald-Leader, Pablo Alcala)
Kentucky fans reacted at Two Keys bar during the NCAA Basketball Men's Championship Game against UConn on Limestone St. in Lexington, Ky., on April 7, 2014. Connecticut defeated the Wildcats 60-54. (AP Photo/The Herald-Leader, Pablo Alcala)
Kentucky fans watch in the final moments against Connecticut during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 7, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 60-54. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
Kentucky fans watch in the final moments against Connecticut during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 7, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 60-54
Kentucky fans watch in the final moments against Connecticut during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 7, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 60-54. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
Ryan Boatright #11 of the Connecticut Huskies celebrates with a teammate after defeating the Kentucky Wildcats 60-54 in the NCAA Men's Final Four Championship at AT&T Stadium on April 7, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)
Ryan Boatright #11 of the Connecticut Huskies celebrates with a teammate after defeating the Kentucky Wildcats 60-54 in the NCAA Men's Final Four Championship at AT&T Stadium on April 7, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)
Ryan Boatright #11 of the Connecticut Huskies celebrates with a teammate after defeating the Kentucky Wildcats 60-54 in the NCAA Men's Final Four Championship at AT&T Stadium on April 7, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)
Kentucky forward Alex Poythress (22) and forward Julius Randle clear the floor after the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game against Connecticut Monday, April 7, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 60-54. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Kentucky forward Alex Poythress (22) and forward Julius Randle clear the floor after the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game against Connecticut Monday, April 7, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 60-54
Kentucky forward Alex Poythress (22) and forward Julius Randle clear the floor after the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game against Connecticut Monday, April 7, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 60-54. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Kentucky fans watch in the final moments against Connecticut during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 7, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 60-54. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
Kentucky fans watch in the final moments against Connecticut during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 7, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 60-54. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
Kentucky fans watch in the final moments against Connecticut during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 7, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 60-54. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
Florida guard Michael Frazier II reacts in the locker room after an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Connecticut Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 63-53. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Florida guard Michael Frazier II reacts in the locker room after an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Connecticut Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 63-53. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Florida guard Michael Frazier II reacts in the locker room after an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Connecticut Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 63-53. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Wisconsin forward Duje Dukan, right, and guard Josh Gasser, left, walk off the court after an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Kentucky Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Kentucky won 74-73. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Wisconsin forward Duje Dukan, right, and guard Josh Gasser, left, walk off the court after an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Kentucky Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Kentucky won 74-73
Wisconsin forward Duje Dukan, right, and guard Josh Gasser, left, walk off the court after an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Kentucky Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Kentucky won 74-73. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Florida guard Lexx Edwards sits dejected in the lockeroom after his team lost to Connecticut 63-53 at their NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Florida guard Lexx Edwards sits dejected in the lockeroom after his team lost to Connecticut 63-53 at their NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Florida guard Lexx Edwards sits dejected in the lockeroom after his team lost to Connecticut 63-53 at their NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Florida forward Dorian Finney-Smith reacts in the locker room after an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Connecticut Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 63-53(AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Florida forward Dorian Finney-Smith reacts in the locker room after an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Connecticut Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 63-53(AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Florida forward Dorian Finney-Smith reacts in the locker room after an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Connecticut Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 63-53(AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Florida players Michael Frazier II (20), Scottie Wilbekin (5), Kasey Hill (0) react in the final moments against Connecticut during their NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 63-53. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
Florida players Michael Frazier II (20), Scottie Wilbekin (5), Kasey Hill (0) react in the final moments against Connecticut during their NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 63-53. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
Florida players Michael Frazier II (20), Scottie Wilbekin (5), Kasey Hill (0) react in the final moments against Connecticut during their NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 63-53. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
Florida head coach Billy Donovan reacts during the second half of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Connecticut Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 63-53. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
Florida head coach Billy Donovan reacts during the second half of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Connecticut Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 63-53. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
Florida head coach Billy Donovan reacts during the second half of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Connecticut Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 63-53. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
Florida forward Dorian Finney-Smith checks the scoreboard in the final moments against Connecticut at their NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 63-53. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Florida forward Dorian Finney-Smith checks the scoreboard in the final moments against Connecticut at their NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 63-53
Florida forward Dorian Finney-Smith checks the scoreboard in the final moments against Connecticut at their NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 63-53. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
A Florida fan reacts at the end of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Connecticut Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 63-53. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
A Florida fan reacts at the end of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Connecticut Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 63-53
A Florida fan reacts at the end of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Connecticut Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 63-53. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
Florida fans react at the end of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Connecticut Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 63-53. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
Florida fans react at the end of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Connecticut Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 63-53
Florida fans react at the end of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Connecticut Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 63-53. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
BUFFALO, NY - MARCH 20: Aaron Craft #4 of the Ohio State Buckeyes reacts after losing to the Dayton Flyers 60-59 in the second round of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at the First Niagara Center on March 20, 2014 in Buffalo, New York. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)
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BUFFALO, NY - MARCH 20: Aaron Craft #4 of the Ohio State Buckeyes reacts after losing to the Dayton Flyers 60-59 in the second round of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at the First Niagara Center on March 20, 2014 in Buffalo, New York. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)
North Carolina's Denzel Robinson, left, and Joel James, right, sit in the locker room after the team's loss to Iowa State in a third-round game in the NCAA college basketball tournament Sunday, March 23, 2014, in San Antonio. Iowa State won 85-83. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
North Carolina's Denzel Robinson, left, and Joel James, right, sit in the locker room after the team's loss to Iowa State in a third-round game in the NCAA college basketball tournament Sunday, March 23, 2014, in San Antonio. Iowa State won 85-83. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
North Carolina's Denzel Robinson, left, and Joel James, right, sit in the locker room after the team's loss to Iowa State in a third-round game in the NCAA college basketball tournament Sunday, March 23, 2014, in San Antonio. Iowa State won 85-83. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
The Syracuse Orange bench looks after losing in the third round of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament against the Dayton Flyers at the First Niagara Center on March 22, 2014 in Buffalo, New York. The Dayton Flyers defeated the Syracuse Orange 55-53. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)
The Syracuse Orange bench looks after losing in the third round of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament against the Dayton Flyers at the First Niagara Center on March 22, 2014 in Buffalo, New York. The Dayton Flyers defeated the Syracuse Orange 55-53. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)
The Syracuse Orange bench looks after losing in the third round of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament against the Dayton Flyers at the First Niagara Center on March 22, 2014 in Buffalo, New York. The Dayton Flyers defeated the Syracuse Orange 55-53. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)
The Ohio State Buckeyes bench looks on during the second round of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament against the Dayton Flyers at the First Niagara Center on March 20, 2014 in Buffalo, New York. The Dayton Flyers defeated the Ohio State Buckeyes 60-59. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)
The Ohio State Buckeyes bench looks on during the second round of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament against the Dayton Flyers at the First Niagara Center on March 20, 2014 in Buffalo, New York. The Dayton Flyers defeated the Ohio State Buckeyes 60-59. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)
The Ohio State Buckeyes bench looks on during the second round of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament against the Dayton Flyers at the First Niagara Center on March 20, 2014 in Buffalo, New York. The Dayton Flyers defeated the Ohio State Buckeyes 60-59. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)
Wofford's Eric Garcia, left, Spencer Collins, and Karl Cochran react on the bench during the second half of a second round NCAA college basketball tournament game Thursday, March 20, 2014, in Milwaukee. Michigan won 57-40. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
Wofford's Eric Garcia, left, Spencer Collins, and Karl Cochran react on the bench during the second half of a second round NCAA college basketball tournament game Thursday, March 20, 2014, in Milwaukee. Michigan won 57-40. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
Wofford's Eric Garcia, left, Spencer Collins, and Karl Cochran react on the bench during the second half of a second round NCAA college basketball tournament game Thursday, March 20, 2014, in Milwaukee. Michigan won 57-40. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
BYU's Josh Sharp, left, Matt Carlino, Eric Mika, and Skyler Halford watch from the bench during the second half of a second-round game in the NCAA college basketball tournament Thursday, March 20, 2014, in Milwaukee. Oregon won 87-68. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps)
BYU's Josh Sharp, left, Matt Carlino, Eric Mika, and Skyler Halford watch from the bench during the second half of a second-round game in the NCAA college basketball tournament Thursday, March 20, 2014, in Milwaukee. Oregon won 87-68. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps)
BYU's Josh Sharp, left, Matt Carlino, Eric Mika, and Skyler Halford watch from the bench during the second half of a second-round game in the NCAA college basketball tournament Thursday, March 20, 2014, in Milwaukee. Oregon won 87-68. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps)
Stanford's Wade Morgan, right, and Josh Huestis sit in the locker room after a regional semifinal game at the NCAA college basketball tournament, Thursday, March 27, 2014, in Memphis, Tenn. Dayton won 82-72. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Stanford's Wade Morgan, right, and Josh Huestis sit in the locker room after a regional semifinal game at the NCAA college basketball tournament, Thursday, March 27, 2014, in Memphis, Tenn. Dayton won 82-72. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Stanford's Wade Morgan, right, and Josh Huestis sit in the locker room after a regional semifinal game at the NCAA college basketball tournament, Thursday, March 27, 2014, in Memphis, Tenn. Dayton won 82-72. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Michigan's Derrick Walton Jr. (10) and Zak Irvin (21) sit in the locker room after an NCAA Midwest Regional final college basketball tournament game against Kentucky Sunday, March 30, 2014, in Indianapolis. Kentucky won 75-72 to advance to the Final Four. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
Michigan's Derrick Walton Jr. (10) and Zak Irvin (21) sit in the locker room after an NCAA Midwest Regional final college basketball tournament game against Kentucky Sunday, March 30, 2014, in Indianapolis. Kentucky won 75-72 to advance to the Final Four. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
Michigan's Derrick Walton Jr. (10) and Zak Irvin (21) sit in the locker room after an NCAA Midwest Regional final college basketball tournament game against Kentucky Sunday, March 30, 2014, in Indianapolis. Kentucky won 75-72 to advance to the Final Four. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
Aaron Craft #4 of the Ohio State Buckeyes reacts after losing to the Dayton Flyers 60-59 in the second round of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at the First Niagara Center on March 20, 2014 in Buffalo, New York. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)
Aaron Craft #4 of the Ohio State Buckeyes reacts after losing to the Dayton Flyers 60-59 in the second round of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at the First Niagara Center on March 20, 2014 in Buffalo, New York. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)
Aaron Craft #4 of the Ohio State Buckeyes reacts after losing to the Dayton Flyers 60-59 in the second round of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at the First Niagara Center on March 20, 2014 in Buffalo, New York. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

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