quick rundown of all the day's Conference Tourney action.. categorized according
to the AFI's Top 25 all-time movie quotes. (Movie, and quote rank in
You don't understand! I coulda had class. I coulda been a contender. I could've been somebody, instead of a bum, which is what I am. (On the Waterfront, #3)
- Losing teams that had promise earlier in the year, but choked away their seasons.
Arizona St 68 - Arizona 60
Duquesne 78 - Rhode Island 74
San Diego St 71 - UNLV 57
Texas 61 - Kansas St 58
Virginia Tech 65 - Miami 47
All right, Mr. DeMille, I'm ready for my closeup. (Sunset Blvd., #7)
- Teams in the spotlight for knocking off top opponents
West Virginia 74 - Pittsburgh 60
Georgia Tech 86 - Clemson 81
Show me the money! (Jerry Maguire, #25)
- Came up money in the clutch..
Villanova 76 - Marquette 75
Made it, Ma! Top of the World! (White Heat, #18)
- Teams now on top of the state of Oklahoma..
Oklahoma St 71 - Oklahoma 70
So you're saying there's a chance?.. (Dumb & Dumber, NA)
- Losing teams that have a slim shot of being chosen by the committee.
Louisville 73 - Providence 55
Go ahead, make my day. (Sudden Impact, #6)
- Winning teams with an outside chance of making the Dance with more wins in their respective tourneys
Kentucky 71 - Mississippi 58
Maryland 74 - NC State 69
Tulsa 73 - Rice 51
UAB 74 - Southern Miss 73
There's no place like home (Wizard of Oz, #23)
- The game was in Memphis..
Memphis 51 - Tulane 41
Toto, I've got a feeling we're not in Kansas anymore. (Wizard of Oz, #4)
- See, the quote references Kansas, and Kansas lost here, so ya see..
Baylor 71 - Kansas 64
Fasten your seatbelts. It's going to be a bumpy night. (All About Eve, #9)
- Conference leaders that will have more challenges ahead to winning the league title
Washington 85 - Stanford 73
Utah St 85 - Fresno 68
Xavier 66 - St Louis 47
Buffalo 65 - Kent St 62
Rosebud. (Citizen Kane, #17)
- Mediocre games with expected results.
Minnesota 66 - Northwestern 53
BYU 80 - Air Force 69
New Mexico St 80 - Boise St 70
Mississippi St 79 - Georgia 60
Penn St 66 - Indiana 51
Frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn. (Gone With the Wind, #1)
- Self explanatory..
Bowling Green 74 - Ohio 61
Prairie View 65 - MVSU - 60
UTSA 83 - Sam Houston St 74
Ball State 64 - Central Michigan 61 (OT)
SFA 67 - SELU 56
Nicholls St 80 - Texas St 75