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.