It wasn’t the same Villanova team, but nobody in america expected a second round exit to a team that was unfairly seeded low.
The 2017 NCAA tournament got its first big upset on Saturday afternoon, as No. 8 Wisconsin upset defending champion and No. 1 seed Villanova in the East Region on a late Nigel Hayes bucket.
Twitter drags the mighty when they fall, and Saturday was no different after the overall number one seed went down 65-62:
— UW-Madison (@UWMadison) March 18, 2017
No. 1 seed Villanova is in the sunken place after losing to Wisconsin. pic.twitter.com/fa8DjEFsC3
— Bleacher Report (@BleacherReport) March 18, 2017
Remember when the committee made Wisconsin an 8 seed?
— Mallory Rubin (@MalloryRubin) March 18, 2017
— Hoss Rindman ⚾🏀📈 (@HossRindman) March 18, 2017
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