2023 March Madness: Furman’s miraculous upset, extra viral moments

One of the largest days within the sports activities calendar is right here because the 2023 version of March Madness begins in earnest. 

We have wall-to-wall motion with 16 video games Thursday because the NCAA males’s basketball match spherical of 64 ideas off. Social media is buzzing with unbelievable fan moments, upsets, heartwarming tales and extra!

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Here are the highest moments which have captured the web’s consideration all through the day!

4. Virginia vs. 13. Furman


Despite essential back-to-back turnovers within the closing minutes, Furman took benefit of some key missed Virginia free throws and a stunning botched move from Cavaliers veteran Kihei Clark as JP Pegues hit a game-winning 3-pointer with two seconds left to finish the large upset — and Twitter had a lot to say.

It’s been a very long time since Furman was on this stage.

And if the “Paladin” mascot was not sufficient, their followers even have a cheeky chant of their college’s initials.

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