The Villanova Wildcats enter the NCAA men's basketball tournament as the No. 1 one seed in the East and the No. 2 team in the country.
BOTTOM LINE: Northeast Conference Tournament victor LIU-Brooklyn makes its first appearance in the tournament in five years. So you have to figure out, how did they play when they played bigger-time teams and how did they play in their league?
The top-seeded Wildcats, 87-61 winners, played as if this were another national championship game and 16th-seeded Radford played as if it were on cloud nine after beating LIU Brooklyn.
Radford beat LIU Brooklyn in one of the First Four games in Dayton on Tuesday. Not only did the Highlanders lose to all three power-conference foes they faced this season by 10 or more points, the best team they beat all season was probably UC Davis in overtime. For Alabama to win, guard Collin Sexton will have to be on top of his game. They haven't won their opening game by more than eight points in any of their last five appearances.
The other two First Four games are Wednesday, with Texas Southern and North Carolina Central in the first game followed by Syracuse and Arizona State in the nightcap.
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The Highlanders used 11 players in the first half and 12 before the final minute. They hung around tournament teams Ohio State, losing 82-72, and Nevada, losing 77-62, in the regular season. "You know what I'm saying".
After misfiring on their first attempt from beyond the 3-point arc, Villanova made its next four with four different players connecting - Phil Booth, Mikal Bridges, Brunson and Donte DiVincenzo. So why do the Jayhawks feel like a No. 1 seed that's a second-class citizen in its own region? Its 64.4 points allowed per game is second in the Big South behind only Liberty's 63.6 and is 14th in all of Division I. He went 5 for 12 from the field, shooting 41.7%. This game will be close and could see the Mountaineers going home early. TruTV is in its eighth year of broadcast rights, having first aired tournament games for the 2011 Big Dance.
Zach Johnson scored 23 points despite battling through leg cramps in the second half for FGCU (23-12).
Led by a trio of excellent players in Jonathan Stark, Terrell Miller Jr. and Ja Morant the Racers should be up for this challenge. (13.5 ppg) and Carlik Jones (11.8).
If you are attempting to sign up for Fornite Mobile , or sign in on PSN, XBox or mobile, you probably will not be successful. There are widespread reports across YouTube, Reddit and Epic Games' forums saying that an iPhone 6 will not work.
The broad Health Care Plans industry has an average P/S ratio of 16.24, which is significantly worse than the sector's 6.58. Tim Wentworth , president and CEO of Express Scripts , will be president and chief operating officer of Health Services.
Malaga lost Samuel Garcia to a direct red card for a rash studs-first tackle into the foot of Alba on the half-hour mark. Barcelona said early Saturday that Messi would miss a match at Malaga later in the day for "personal reasons".
Celebrities, students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and other Twitter users voiced their support for the teenager. The majority of students took part, said Annette Powers, the school's director of communications and marketing.
Down two with 14 seconds remaining, the Sun Devils had possession of the final play in their First Four battle with Syracuse . The Bulls only have two players with over 30 minutes per game: Harris and Massinburg. "We come out every game ready to play".
Should Arrieta return to his 2015 or 2016 form then the he will undoubtedly become the biggest steal of the offseason. Arrieta's market had dried up in this freaky offseason after going 14-10 with a 3.53 ERA a year ago with the Cubs.
He then quickly turns and jumps into a golf cart, along with a staff member, to investigate the gunshots at the 1200 building. Nikolas Cruz was charged with 17 counts of first degree premeditated murder and 17 counts of first degree attempted murder.
The Jets identified Bridgewater and McCown as their Plan B option before they entered into talks with Cousins. The free agent quarterback is on the verge of a big payday at age 29, his first time on the open market.
Arsenal return to action on Thursday night when they play Milan in the return leg of their Europa League tie. Their hopes of participating in Europe's elite competition next season hinge on winning the Europa League .
Later, the duo headed to their Bandra residence, where Aamir cut two chocolate cakes and interacted with the media. Actor Aamir Khan is known to throw surprises. "I am here (in this world) because of my mother".
First responders had to use ropes to rappel down the ravine to reach the injured and then use equipment to cut out them out. Channelview ISD Superintendent Greg Ollis said there were 40 students on the bus that crashed along with six adults.
It was Englishman Paul Casey , not Tiger Woods, who ended his long title drought at the Innisbrook Resort in Florida on Sunday. Reed drew level with Casey after a birdie on 14 but let slip the opportunity to tie his English rival in bogeying the last.
This appears to be a step in the right direction, though, and should lead to a little more convenience for clumsy Galaxy fans. Currently, uBreakiFix has more than 300 locations, but that's expected to expand by almost 200 more by early 2019.
That's a formula for an upset, especially when UNC-Greensboro sophomore forward James Dickey (10 points) got going late. Gonzaga shot nearly 59 percent from the field, 12 for 25 from 3-point range, and won 86-59.
In March 2017, he was sentenced to eight years in prison in absentia for stealing $123 million from Aeroflot in Moscow. He was a close associate of Russian oligarch Boris Berezovsky, who was a friend of murdered spy Alexander Litvinenko.
Tillerson called on Saudi Arabia to ease off Qatar, but Trump took the Saudis' side and labeled Qatar a "funder of terrorism". Clearly, Trump does not want a secretary of state, or any Cabinet colleague, who ignores his tweets and gets on with the job.
As you can see in the trailer above, this new expansion will come with a bunch of new cards to play with - 135 in all. Baku the Mooneater: If your deck has only odd-cost cards at the start of the game, your Hero Power is upgraded.
So when it's time to place team No. 17, the program determines which location is closest without the aforementioned conflicts. The selection process is somewhat subjective, with arguments that can be made in favor of and against those bubble teams.
The stream is about to reach 600,000 viewers - that's over four times the high view count for Overwatch League tonight. Epic Games' " Fortnite " is set in a post-apocalyptic future where players have to scavenge for weapons and resources.
Gasoline stocks fell by 6.3 million barrels last week, compared with analysts' expectations for a 1.2 million-barrel drop. The WTI crude oil futures with delivery in April rose by 0.07 United States dollars, or 0.1%, to 61.03 USD per barrel.
These are preliminary results , however, and researchers are still working out what all has changed between the two brothers. The researchers also saw that spaceflight is linked with nutrient shifts, oxygen deprivation stress and more inflammation.
Legendary Brazilian singer Elza Soares, who is black , tweeted that this was "one of the few times when I can't find my voice". For years, the Mare has been wracked by wars between narco-trafficking gangs and often heavy handed interventions by police.
A quiet month of worldwide football ensured there was minimal change in the global standings, with Africa's sides no different. In a similar development, Tunisia, Senegal, Congo D.R., and Morocco are unchanged on the continent's top four standing.
Teammates nicknamed him "Strap" because of his ability to closely cover receivers and also "Scrap" for his scrappy style of play. Butler recorded 60 tackles (55 solo) with 12 pass deflections, 2 interceptions, 3 forced fumbles, and 1 sack last season.
Disappointingly, though, following what would go down in history as the "Rabada Test", will be a couple of "Rabada-less" Tests. The third Test, to be held in Cape Town beginning Thursday March 22, looms as a pivotal match in the series.
With Jordy Nelson and Randall Cobb on the decline, Gutekunst is intrigued by the marquee names available at wide receiver. Nelson, who turns 33 in May, is coming off a poor season that saw him catch 53 passes for 482 yards and six touchdowns.
Suh was voted to the Pro Bowl only once while in Miami and was named second-team All-Pro in the same season (2016). Of course, Suh began his career in the Motor City, which is why the Lions on this list is one that's intriguing.