If John Petty (20 points on 6-of-9 shooting) can have another huge game, they'll have a chance. Petty, mired in a serious slump near the end of the regular season, finished with 20 points while making six of eight 3-pointers, including three in the first half to help the Crimson Tide hang around until Sexton got going.
The Hokies, who made their first back-to-back trips to the NCAA tournament since 1985-86, are still seeking their first tournament win since 2007. For those who struggle with math, that's a crisp 81 percent. The Wildcats were led by junior Jalen Brunson, who had 16 points. The Wildcats lost in the first weekend as a 1 or 2 seed in 2010, 2014, 2015 and 2017. The Wildcats were 0 of 13 from 3-point range until Wenyen Gabriel knocked one down with 2:51 left.
After leading by two at the half, the Hokies were outscored 45-40 in the second half.
Williams had tinkered with his team's defensive approach after giving up 84 points to Miami in a loss February 3, and it paid off with low-scoring wins over Clemson, Virginia and Duke over the final month of the season. A Petty three-pointer as the finals second ticked gave the Tide some momentum heading into the locker room. Villanova coach Jay Wright also got a question about when he used Alabama football in a teaching moment with his team earlier this season.
Kevon Harris hit a buzzer-beating 3-pointer to put the Lumberjacks back in the lead.
Kevin Knox scored 25 for Kentucky, which next plays the Arizona-Buffalo victor. Six different players on Villanova's squad finished with at least 10 points.
In 2016, Villanova captured the program's second national championship.
Loyola was boosted by a pregame prayer from its team chaplain, 98-year-old Sister Jean Dolores Schmidt. SFA led for 15 minutes in the first half.
Avery Johnson Jr. came in for Sexton with 12:22 left in the half. Hall did in fact play, and boy did he make an impact.
Oklahoma's Trae Young scored 28 points and passed out seven assists to go with five rebounds. The Atlantic Coast Conference Player of the Year made 10 of 14 shots in 32 minutes and grabbed seven rebounds. Duke will next play Rhode Island. Sexton went to the free throw line, made one of two, then flashed a smile at a section of Crimson Tide fans, as if he was telling them that everything would be okay. Bibbs averaged 13.3 points this year and scored 1,457 career points. Roland Griffin led them 21 points. Duval, Trent and Allen each hit four 3-pointers. The teams combined for 53 fouls.
The total has gone under in eight of Alabama's last 11 games on a Saturday.
Defense continues to be a major teaching point for the Wildcats. The game starts at 12:10 p.m. ET on Saturday, March 17, 2018. This gave Alabama an 85-79 lead with 25 seconds remaining.
South Dakota State, behind big man Mike Daum, was tied at 43 with Ohio State at halftime on Thursday in the West Region. His line was, of course, robust: 20 points on 6-of-9 shooting, three rebounds, three assists, two turnovers.
Hill, 25, had 1,124 yards and nine rushing touchdowns in his rookie year of 2014, but has not been able to match that production. After scoring 20 touchdowns in his first two years in the league, Hill last found the end zone in Week 15 of the 2016 season.
Desde el arribo de Donald Trump a la Casa Blanca, sus hijos Donald y Eric son los encargados de dirigir la Organización Trump . Donald Trump conoció por primera vez a Vanessa en el programa que conducía su padre, "The Apprentice".
While it's winding down its campaign, the USA still has about 2,000 troops in Syria and 5,000 in Iraq. Additional reporting from Newsy affiliate CNN . "All personnel aboard were killed in the crash", Brig.
If accurate, Schmidt and Haberman have a legitimate story in the subpoena of the Trump Organization by Mueller. But the President is insisting that he wants to as he reportedly believes that he has done nothing wrong.
In a statement released Thursday, the company said it will operate all of its stations as usual while it restructures its debt. Thanks to a new in-principle agreement with creditors, the company has hopes of reducing its debt by more than $10 billion.
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Today, Facebook announced that it is bringing Facebook Lite to the USA for users who don't have access to high speed data. Users of the app will see that it can still handle all the basic tasks they would use Facebook for.
If your web and app activity setting is switched on, Google Lens activity will be saved to his/her Google account. This is pretty neat (but also creepy), leveraging the company's AI efforts to identify objects and places.
Jim Bowen dead aged 80 - Bullseye host and comedian passes away
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No. 13 Marshall knocks off No. 4 Wichita State
He gave WSU a 62-60 lead, then a 65-62 lead with 7:52 remaining that forced Marshall coach Dan D'Antoni to burn a timeout. The senior guard scored 27 points, including a number of deep 3-pointers in the second half.
Bottled water may contain harmful plastic particles
We are all aware of the detrimental impact plastic has on the environment, but we now know that our health could be at risk too. Particle concentration ranged from "zero to more than 10,000 likely plastic particles in a single bottle", said the report.