Stephen F. Austin becomes latest Tourney darling with huge upset of WVU

The lower seeds have dominated March Madness so far this season with Middle Tennessee State beating Michigan State. 11-seed Wichita State beat 6-seed Arizona, Arkansas-Little Rock beat Purdue and now 14-seed Stephen F. Austin has taken down 3-seed West Virginia 70-56.

The Lumberjacks forced the Mountaineers to turn the ball over 20-plus times and took advantage. Thomas Walkup was impressive with 33 points (he went 19/20 at the charity stripe), nine rebounds, four assists and three steals. This win became the 21st time that a 14-seed has beaten a 3-seed in the NCAA Tournament.

The Lumberjacks will play again on Sunday against the winner of the Notre Dame-Michigan game.

Ben Bornstein was born in San Antonio, TX. That would explain his love for the Spurs and good basketball. He was raised in Orlando, Florida for most of his life though, so he has special feelings for the Magic too. He is an avid NBA, NCAA, and NFL fan who ...Read more
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