Michigan dashes VCU's Sweet 16 hopes
Here's a look back at what was happening on Twitter before, during and after the VCU game.
- Before the game, VCU fans were very excited and optimistic about VCU's chances against Michigan.
- — Spike Lee (@SpikeLee)Thu, Mar 21 2013 20:39:21Michigan Wolverines Are Up Next Vs. VCU. It Will Be A Hostile Crowd,Home Game For The Maize But HAVOC TRAVELS.Dat's Da "Shaka Can"Truth,Ruth
- However, the first half of the game didn't go as Rams fans had hoped. VCU trailed Michigan by 15 points. Some people on Twitter were hopeful for a comeback and others were already calling the game for Michigan.
- — John Tatum (@johntatum)Sat, Mar 23 2013 10:13:33
- — Ryan Harmening (@Ryan_Harmening)Sat, Mar 23 2013 10:15:10
- But VCU has come back from behind to win before, as @rvaRAMnews pointed out.
- — RVA Ram News (@rvaRAMnews)Sat, Mar 23 2013 10:12:55VCU trailed Duke by 13 in 2007 before winning. The Rams trailed Louisville by 20 in 1999 before winning. #LetsGoVCU
- To say the least, the second half of the game was a rough one for Rams fans.
- — Koury Wilson (@KWilsonPR)Sat, Mar 23 2013 10:37:48
- Ultimately, VCU wasn't able to pull off the comeback. The Rams fought hard and unleashed some havoc but it wasn't enough to take down the Wolverines in their home sate. The final score was 53 - 78. Michigan will play the winner of the Kansas/UNC game on Friday, March 29.
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