03/17/11

With West Virginia's win, Bob Huggins is now has the most tournament wins of any coach in West Virginia history with 7.

Clemson's loss is their 5th consecutive in the Round of 64.

Clemson is now 0-2 when playing in Tampa.

Clemson is now 0-6 when giving up 80 or more points.

Temple is now 2-0 vs. Penn State in the tournament.

Penn State is now 0-2 on Thursdays.

In games decided by 3 or fewer points, Penn State is 0-3.

Morehead State is now 1-3 vs. Louisville in the tournament.

Morehead State's victory is their 6th all-time tournament win, but their first in the Round of 64.

Morehead State is 4-0 when holding opponent to under 70 points.

Louisville's loss is their first to an Ohio Valley team.  They are now 6-1 vs. the Ohio Valley.

It is also the first time Louisville has lost to a #13 seed.  They are now 5-1 vs. #13 seeds.

Butler is now 2-0 vs. Old Dominion in the tournament.

Butler is now 10-0 when holding their opponents under 60 points. 
Florida is now 11-0 when holding their opponents under 60 points. 

Those are the fourth and fifth best records behind Duke at 26-0, Syracuse at 16-0 and Cincinnati at 15-0. 

Kentucky is now 2-0 vs. Princeton in the tournament.br />
Princeton is now 0-4 on March 17.

Pittsburgh is in the second round for a 6th consecutive year.  That is the longest current streak.  Texas A&M can Pittsburgh tomorrow with a victory.

Pittsburgh is now 10-1 when allowing fewer than 60 points.

San Diego State wins their first ever tournament game.  They are now 1-6.

The 50 points scored by Northern Colorado is the fewest that San Diego State has allowed in 7 tournament games.  The previous low was 62 against Tennessee in 2010 Round of 64.

In games decided by 6 or fewer points, Richmond is 6-1.  In games decided by 7 or more points, Richmond is 1-7.

Vanderbilt loses as a single-digit seed against a double-digit seed for their third straight appearance (3 of 4 years).

FFlorida is now 6-2 when playing in their home state and 2-1 in Tampa.

Cal-Santa Barbara's 51 points is the fewest they have scored in 6 tournament games.  They also scored 51 against Ohio State in the 2010 Round of 64.

Connecticut is now 16-1 in the Round of 64.

Connecticut is 6-1 when playing in Washington, DC.

Connecticut is 18-1 on Thursdays.

Bucknell is 0-3 vs. the Big East and 2-2 vs. other conferences.

Bucknell's 52 points is the fewest they have scored in 7 tournament games.  Their previous low was 53 against Georgetown in the 1987 Round of 64.

Brigham Young wins tournament games in consecutive years for the first time since 1950-1951.
 
UCLA's win is their 100th all-time tournament win.  They are third all-time in wins.  Kentucky is first with 104 wins and North Carolina is second with 102 wins.

Michigan State is now 0-3 as a #10 seed.

Michigan State is 1-5 on March 17.

Gonzaga is 2-0 vs. St. John's.

Cincinnati is 13-2 in the Round of 64.

Utah State is 0-3 vs. the Big Twelve.

Utah State is 0-5 on March 17.