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    Just curious...

    Has a team ever knocked off the defending National Champion in the NCAA Tournament and lose to what will be that year's champion in the same tournament? Will we be the first?



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    Re: Just curious...

    Quote Originally Posted by CloneState1028 View Post
    Would we be the first?
    FTFY. It's not set in stone that Kentucky is going to win it all.



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    Re: Just curious...

    Quote Originally Posted by kas4cy View Post
    FTFY. It's not set in stone that Kentucky is going to win it all.

    Have you seen what they have been doing to everyone else?



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    Re: Just curious...

    I don't know if it is something to be proud of.


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    Re: Just curious...

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUCY23 View Post
    I don't know if it is something to be proud of.
    Not saying it would be, I was just curious.



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    Re: Just curious...

    It happened last year. Arizona beat Duke, and then lost to UConn in their next game. Duke lost in the Sweet 16, though, not the first round.



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    Re: Just curious...

    Quote Originally Posted by kas4cy View Post
    FTFY. It's not set in stone that Kentucky is going to win it all.
    Not set in stone, but i'll be surprised if they don't.



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    Re: Just curious...

    Quote Originally Posted by DistrictCyclone View Post
    It happened last year. Arizona beat Duke, and then lost to UConn in their next game. Duke lost in the Sweet 16, though, not the first round.
    Nice digging. Didn't have to look too far, ha.



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    Re: Just curious...

    Quote Originally Posted by no2cyclones View Post
    Nice digging. Didn't have to look too far, ha.
    It also happened in 2009. Michigan State beat Kansas in the Sweet 16, and ended up losing to UNC in the championship game.



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    Re: Just curious...

    2006--George Mason beats UNC, loses to Florida. 2004--Alabama beats 'Cuse, loses to UConn.

    No more digging; this appears to be a pretty common occurrence.


    Last edited by DistrictCyclone; 03-25-2012 at 02:35 PM.

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    Re: Just curious...

    Quote Originally Posted by CYCLONECORY View Post
    Have you seen what they have been doing to everyone else?
    Nope. I never watch college basketball...

    They are the odds on favorite, no doubt... but there are still games to be played. It's not definite.

    Quote Originally Posted by alarson View Post
    Not set in stone, but i'll be surprised if they don't.
    I would as well. They're strait up wrecking people.



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