UNI upset the #1 ranked North Carolina Tar Heels 71-67! I saw the crowd of purple and gold rushed the court to celebrate this huge win! People began yelling and cheering on what a huge win this was.
”We’ve turned into this team that looks like gangbusters in the fourth quarter, but does not look like gangbusters in the first quarter. It’s a four-quarter game. We’ve got to start faster. That’s something as a coaching staff we’ve got to get figured out.” said Coach Koetter.
Both teams experienced and overcame adversity on their way to becoming champs. Just two weeks ago, the men’s team played in a tune-up, or preseason, tournament, winning all their early games only to end up losing two games in a row to Lakenheath, ultimately losing the tune-up.
The 11th-seeded Shockers (26-9) rallied from a 21-point deficit but Angel Rodriguez drained a clutch 3 with 1:12 left to power the Hurricanes (27-7) to a 65-57 win over Wichita State to advance to the Sweet 16.
The entire stadium was filled that night, even the opponent’s bleachers. Even though it was merely a freshman game, it seemed as if the entire town wanted to view this matchup.
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The Ripon Christian Knights would ride past the Huskies at the end of the first quarter up by 20-8.But the Hughson Huskies would find a way to close the gap as Ripon Christian would be up by only three points at the end of the second quarter making the score 31-28 with Ripon Christian up.
We came into the game knowing we needed to win because if we lost we would be going home and we didn't want that. The nerves were high in the locker room, we needed to stay calm and play with Confidence. It was a back and forth game until the 3rd period when it was tied 5-5 and we were going into over time. Over time is a sudden death period, when someone scores to break the tie they win and the game is over. If you were the won to score and break the tie everyone seemed to like you more. If you lost, it was the worst feeling ever. That's what happened, we lost against Virginia 5-6. The team we couldn't seem to have ever beat during the regular
He was on fire early, scoring the Cavs’ first 16 points of the game on 7-of-8 shooting from the field, helping Cleveland take a 16-1 lead. Meanwhile, the Pacers struggled to score in the first quarter, largely due to star player Victor Oladipo picking up two fouls less than two minutes into the game. The foul trouble forced Oladipo to leave the game sooner than anticipated, and the Cavs pushed ahead to take a 33-18 lead when the quarter ended.
After beating dowling by a pretty comfortable margin, we had to go up against the Hoover Huskies. Hoover was the biggest opponent we had to go up against next at Wells Fargo. Earlier in the season, we lost to Huskies by 10 at home. Many of our players were nervous and also excited to play at Wells Fargo for the first time.
“This team found a way again to pull off a big win,” said LETU head women’s basketball coach Leslie Reinecker. “We knew it was going to be a battle for 40 minutes and we found a way to play through the adversities to finish down the stretch. We focused all week on doing the little things and we did those when it mattered. We fought hard and our players made plays at the end.”