COLLEGE BASKETBALL MARCH MADNESS

MARCH MADNESS 2019 FIRST ROUND WINNERS AND FUN FACTS

MICHAEL BARI SHOW DAILY

March 21st, 2019

Welcome Back!

ON THIS DAY IN SPORTS:

  • 1946 Kenny Washington signs with Rams, 1st black NFLer since 1933
  • 1947 Test Cricket debut of Bert Sutcliffe, NZ v England at Christchurch
  • 1953 NBA record 106 fouls & 12 players foul out (Boston-Syracuse)

March Madness is Finally Here!

First Round Winners: Duke, VCU, Miss St., Virginia Tech, Maryland, LSU, Louisville, Michigan State, Tennessee, Cincinnati, Purdue, Villanova, Kansas State, Oregon, Mississippi, Virginia, Gonzaga, Syracuse Murray State, Florida State, Buffalo, Texas Tech, Florida, Michigan, Kentucky, Wofford, Houston, Iowa State, Kansas, New Mexico State, Utah State, North Carolina

Other Tournament Facts

First Four Participants To Win In Round Of 64

ADVANCED TO
2018 Syracuse (11) Sweet 16
2017 USC (11) Second round
2016 Wichita State** (11) Second round
2015 Dayton (11) Second round
2014 Tennessee (11) Sweet 16
2013 La Salle (13) Sweet 16
2012 South Florida (12) Second round
2011 VCU (11) Final Four

Overall No. 1 Seeds In NCAA Tournament

YEAR TEAM RESULT
2018 Virginia First Round
2017 Villanova Second Round
2016 Kansas Elite Eight
2015 Kentucky Final Four
2014 Florida Final Four
2013 Louisville Won title
2012 Kentucky Won title
2011 Ohio State Sweet 16
2010 Kansas Second Round
2009 Louisville Elite Eight
2008 North Carolina Final Four
2007 Florida Won title
2006 Duke Sweet 16
2005 Illinois Runner-up
2004 Kentucky Second Round

No. 5 Seeds When Not Favored In First Round

YR/NO. 5 SEED OPPONENT SPREAD RESULT
2017 Minnesota Middle Tennessee +1.5 Lost by 9
2006 Syracuse Texas A&M Even Lost by 8
2001 Virginia Gonzaga +3.5 Lost by 1

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