There is one comment on this story. Click here to view comment >>

Get stories like this in a free daily email

March 14, 2010 in Sports
J. Rayniak photo

“We got hosed,” commented Mike Plaggerman, after Gonzaga’s first-round NCAA matchup with Florida State in Buffalo, N.Y., was announced while he watched the game with family and friends at Jack & Dan’s Sunday, March 14, 2010.

Dan Pelle photo

Gonzaga’s Matt Bouldin drops in a 3-pointer against Cal State Bakersfield, March 2, 2010 in the McCarthey Athletic Center.

Christopher Anderson photo

Robert Sacre of Gonzaga can’t get past the St. Mary’s defense during their championship game in the WCC tournament Monday March 8, 2010.

Dan Pelle photo

Gonzaga’s Elias Harris fires over the St. Mary’s defense, Feb. 11. 2010 at the McCarthy Athletic Center.

Jesse Tinsley photo

Gonzaga’ coach Mark Few shouts at his players during their game with the Loyola Marymount Lions Saturday, Jan. 23, 2010 at Gonzaga University’s McCarthy Athletic Center. The Bulldogs beat the Lions 85-69.

Chuck Burton photo

Florida State head coach Leonard Hamilton speaks to players during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against North Carolina Sate in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Greensboro, N.C., Friday, March 12, 2010.

Gerry Broome photo

Florida State’s Solomon Alabi (32)during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against North Carolina State in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Greensboro, N.C., Friday, March 12, 2010.

Dave Martin photo

Florida’s Vernon Macklin (32) tries to get past Mississippi State’s Kodi Augustus (24) in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game on Friday, March 12, 2010, at the Southeastern Conference tournament in Nashville, Tenn.

Michael Conroy photo

Michigan State head coach Tom Izzo directs his team in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Minnesota in the quarterfinals of the Big Ten conference tournament in Indianapolis, Friday, March 12, 2010.

Darron Cummings photo

Michigan State’s Kalin Lucas (1) goes up for a basket against Minnesota’s Devoe Joseph (5) in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the quarterfinals of the Big Ten conference tournament in Indianapolis, Friday, March 12, 2010.

Rich Pedroncelli photo

New Mexico State men’s head basketball coach Marvin Menizes and guard Gordo Castillo, right hold the championship trophy after defeating Utah State 69-63 in the men’s championship NCAA basketball game at the Western Athletic Conference tournament in Reno, Nev., Saturday, March 13, 2010.

Rich Pedroncelli photo

New Mexico State’s Jonathan Gibson, right, lays up the ball past San Jose State’s Adrian Oliver during the second half of an NCAA basketball game at the Western Athletic Conference tournament in Reno, Nev., Thursday, March 11, 2010. New Mexico St. beat San Jose St. 90-69.

Chuck Burton photo

Maryland’s Gary Williams reacts to play during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Georgia Tech in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Greensboro, N.C., Friday, March 12, 2010.

Gail Burton photo

Maryland’s Greivis Vasquez reacts to a Maryland rally against Clemson in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2010, in College Park, Md. Maryland won 88-79.

Sue Ogrocki photo

Houston head coach Tom Penders waves the net after Houston defeated UTEP 81-73 in the CUSA men’s championship NCAA college basketball game in Tulsa, Okla., Saturday, March 13, 2010.

Stephen Holman photo

Houston’s Aubrey Coleman, right, is fouled by Southern Miss’ Sai’Quon Stone during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in the semifinal round of the Conference USA Championship Tournament in Tulsa, Okla. on Friday, March 12, 2010.

Reed Hoffmann photo

Texas A&M coach Mark Turgeon celebrates a three-point basket during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Nebraska at the Big 12 tournament Thursday, March 11, 2010, in Kansas City, Mo. Texas A&M defeated Nebraska 70-64.

Dave Einsel photo

Texas A&M’s Donald Sloan (15) drives by Oklahoma State’s Obi Muonelo, left, during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Wednesday, March 3, 2010, in College Station. Texas A&M defeated Oklahoma State 76-61.

Dean Hare photo

Utah State head coach Stew Morrill, center, signals a play to his offense during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Idaho on Saturday, Jan. 23, 2010, at the Cowan Spectrum in Moscow, Idaho.

Eli Lucero photo

Utah State forward Tai Wesley (42) takes a shot over Fresno State forward Sylvester Seay during an NCAA college basketball game Monday, March 1, 2010, in Logan, Utah.

Michael Conroy photo

Purdue coach Matt Painter directs his team in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Minnesota in the semifinals of the Big Ten conference tournament Indianapolis, Saturday, March 13, 2010.

Michael Conroy photo

Purdue’s E’Twaun Moore, right, shoots over Indiana’s Devan Dumes in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in West Lafayette, Ind., Wednesday, March 3, 2010. Purdue defeated Indiana 74-55.

Darron Cummings photo

Siena head coach Fran McCaffery, left, yells at official Gary Tracy during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Butler in Indianapolis, Saturday, Feb. 20, 2010.

Tim Roske photo

Siena’s Edwin Ubiles (23) carries the ball between Fairfield’s Lyndon Jordan (11) and Derek Needham (3) during the championship game of the NCAA Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference men’s college basketball tournament in Albany, N.Y., on Monday, March 8, 2010.