Connecticut is the first defending champion to lose in the first round since
1996 when UCLA lost to Princeton.
Connecticut is now 16-2 in the Round of 64. Their other loss was vs. San
Diego in 2008.
Connecticut is now 4-1 vs. #8 seeds.
Connecticut is now 19-2 on Thursdays. They had won 19 straight tournament
games on a Thursday since losing to Rutgers in the 1976 Sweet Sixteen.
Iowa State is 8-2 when they have the higher seed.
Iowa State is 6-0 when allowing between 60-69 points.
New Mexico State is 2-8 in the Round of 64.
New Mexico State is 0-4 on March 15.
Indiana is 3-0 vs. the WAC.
Loyola, Md is now 0-2 in the tournament.
Ohio State is now 1-1 vs. the MAAC.
Ohio State is 3-0 when playing in the state of Pennsylvania.
Colorado wins for the first time as a member of the Pacific Twelve Conference.
UNLV is now 4-1 on March 15.
Kentucky is now 6-3 vs. teams from Kentucky. They are 2-1 vs. Western
Kentucky is 11-4 playing in the state of Kentucky.
Western Kentucky is 0-4 vs. #1 seeds.
Western Kentucky is 4-4 playing in the state of Kentucky.
VCU is 2-0 vs. teams from Kansas.
VCU is 7-4 in the Round of 64.
Wichita State is 0-3 when playing in the state of Oregon.
Scott Drew becomes the winningest coach in the tournament in Baylor history with
his 4th win.
New Mexico's win is their first against a team from California. They are
now 1-3 vs. teams from California.
The 68 points that New Mexico allowed is the most they have ever allowed in a
Long Beach State is now 0-4 in the Round of 64. They are 7-6 in other
Long Beach State is 0-6 when scoring fewer than 70 points.
Louisville's game was their 100th in tournament history. They are the 6th
team in history to play 100 tournament games.
Murray State gets its first win on March 15 on which it is now 1-3.
Colorado State's 41 points is the fewest points they have scored in 5 tournament
games. Their previous low was 50 vs. Syracuse in the 1989 Round of 32.
Colorado State's 41 points is the fewest points that Murray State has allowed in
17 tournament games. The previous low was 54 by Butler in the 2010 Round
Colorado State's 41 points is tied for the 9th lowest tournament score in the
shot-clock era (since 1986).
Marquette is 4-1 when playing in Kentucky.
Marquette gets its first win on March 15 on which it is now 1-7.
Brigham Young is now 0-3 vs. the Big East.
North Carolina Asheville has their first tournament without winning a game in 3
Syracuse's 72 points is the fewest that North Carolina Asheville has allowed in
5 tournament games. The previous low was 74 by Pittsburgh in the 2011
Round of 64.
Southern Mississippi is now 0-3 in the tournament.
Kansas State is now 4-1 as a #8 seed.
Vanderbilt's win ends a 4-game tournament losing streak.
Keving Stallings has 5 tournament wins for Vanderbilt which is the same as all
of the previous Vanderbilt coaches combined.
Harvard is now 0-3 in the tournament.
Wisconsin is now 3-0 in the state of New Mexico.
Wisconsin's 24-point win is their largest in tournament history. Their
previous high was 17 (72-55) over Kansas State in the 2008 Round of 32.
Montana's 49 points is the fewest they have scored in 12 tournament games.
Their previous low was 54 vs. Kentucky in the 1997 Round of 64.