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Wednesday / May 23.
  • Mountaineers March Over Mighty Wildcats; Truck Bryant Cleared to Play in Final Four

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    SYRACUSE, N.Y. — It turns out you can win an NCAA tournament game without making a single 2-point basket for an entire half.

    West Virginia proved it was possible and pulled off one of the most stunning upsets in recent NCAA tournament memory.

    When it was over, and No. 2 West Virginia had shocked No. 1 Kentucky, 73-66, in the East Region final at the Carrier Dome, Devin Ebanks flung the basketball into the crowd and stood on the scorer’s table, his arms raised in triumph.

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    **Fanhouse’s Brett McMurphy broke the news that Darryl “Truck” Bryant was cleared to play in the Final Four.

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    Adam Zagoria is a Basketball Insider who covers basketball at all levels. A contributor to The New York Times and SportsNet New York (SNY), he is also the author of two books and is an award-winning journalist and filmmaker. His articles have appeared in ESPN The Magazine, SLAM, Sheridan Hoops, Basketball Times and in newspapers nationwide. He also won an Emmy award for his work on the SNY mini-documentary on Syracuse guard Tyus Battle. A veteran Ultimate Frisbee player, he has competed in numerous National and World Championships and, perhaps more importantly, his teams won the Westchester Summer League (WSL) championships in 2011 and 2013. He lives in Manhattan with his wife and children.