Just a mere freshman back then, Jacob Pullen alongside Diaper Dandy, Michael Beasley, helped lead KState past the 6 seed USC Trojans in the first round of the 2008 tourney. Read more.
College sports history went down here in ’07. Florida beat OSU, won the NCAA Tournament, and became the only college program to ever hold the men’s hoops & football championships at the same time. Read more.
The last time the Final Four was hosted at the Superdome was in 2003 when the ‘Cuse Orangemen lead by the Most Outstanding Player and freshman, Carmelo Anthony took down the Kansas Jayhawks, 81-78. Read more.
You’re in a March Madness Mecca. Remember? April 4, 1983. Lorenzo Charles slammed it home at the buzzer to crown N.C. State as National Champs. Then, Jimmy V went on a mission to hug someone. Classic. Read more.
2012 will be only the second year this spot has hosted an NCAA Tournament game. The first? 2009. Don’t remind Illinois. They were upset by Steffphon Pettigrew & the #12 Western Kentucky Hilltoppers. Read more.
3/28/09: With only 5.5 seconds left, Nova’s Scottie Reynolds went the length of the court for the thrilling, last second layup, advancing the Wildcats to the Final Four for the first time since 1985. Read more.