SFA's win named one of best in 2014 NCAA tourney
POSTED: Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 5:01pm
UPDATED: Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 5:32pm
Tyler (KETK) — A national online media outlet has named Stephen F. Austin's thrilling first round win over VCU as one of the top games in the 2014 NCAA basketball tournament.
According to SBNation.com, the Lumberjacks' (32-3, 18-0) round of 64 win was the fifth best out of all 67 games played. SFA won the matchup 77-75 in overtime. The East Texas team trailed the 5-seed for the mjaority of the game, but were able to tie with a rare 4-point play with 3.6 seconds left and win in extra time.
The Jacks were knocked out in the round of 32 by UCLA, losing 77-60.
SFA's win over VCU marked their 29th straight win, second to only Wichita State at the time.