SAN DIEGO, CA – Upstart Stephen F. Austin’s winning streak ran out against a member of the tournament’s old guard on Sunday night, as UCLA knocked out the Lumberjacks with a 77-60 victory. UCLA advances to the Sweet 16 where they’ll meet top overall seed Florida. The loss was the first for Stephen F. Austin in 29 games, stretching back to November 23rd, 2013.
Jordan Adams scored 19 to lead the Bruins, while Thomas Walkup carried Stephen F. Austin for much of the game, shooting 10-17 from the field for 22 points and collecting 11 rebounds.
Dave Sims and Bill Frieder called the action on WestwoodOne Sports.
(Deshaunt Walker nails a three to keep the Lumberjacks in it)
(Jacob Parker caps off a comeback run for Stephen F. Austin with a slam)
(UCLA’s Norman Powell puts some distance between the teams with a two-handed dunk)
(Kyle Anderson dunk finishes off the Lumberjacks)
(Postgame interview with UCLA’s Jordan Adams)
Most Recent NCAA Basketball Posts
PHOENIX – North Carolina’s Joel Berry scored 22 points and Justin Jackson added 16 to help the Tar Heels to their sixth national championship, 71-65 over Gonzaga, Monday night at University of Phoenix Stadium. UNC rallied for… Read More »
GLENDALE, AZ – North Carolina will attempt to win its third title under head coach Roy Williams on Monday night, following victories in 2005 and 2009. Jim Gray caught up with Roy Williams ahead of the game. Every game of the NCAA Tournament streams right here on WestwoodOneSports.com! CLICK HERE… Read More »
GLENDALE, AZ – Mark Few and Gonzaga have a chance to make history on Monday night as the Bulldogs look to become the first program to win a national championship in its first Final Four since UConn accomplished that feat in 1999. Jim Gray caught up with Mark Few ahead… Read More »
GLENDALE, AZ – Kennedy Meeks was amazing on the glass in the semifinal victory against Oregon, and against a big Gonzaga team, he’s going to have to put out another legendary performance to keep the Tar Heels in the game. That might scare most players, but not a man of… Read More »
GLENDALE, AZ – While Gonzaga’s been steadily climbing this century to the ranks of national title contenders, North Carolina has been here plenty of times before. But the differences stop beyond that, as this year’s teams are quite similar in how they win especially when it comes to their strength… Read More »
GLENDALE, AZ – Jordan Mathews knew he wanted to get to Gonzaga, he just didn’t know how much until he decided to spend an entire summer completing 24 hours of course work to get a graduate transfer from Cal. But he put in the work and it’s paid off by… Read More »
DALLAS, TX – Mississippi State may have won the game of the tournament when they knocked off Connecticut in overtime in the semifinals, but even a win like that doesn’t guarantee the fairy tale ending. The Bulldogs found that out the hard way as South Carolina led them practically wire… Read More »
DALLAS, TX – As a Virginia Cavaliers player, Dawn Staley made it to three consecutive Women’s Final Fours, including the National Championship game in 1991. Twenty-six years later, she returns to the final, this time as the head coach of SEC double-champion South Carolina. With the national title on the… Read More »