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2016 Schedule
4th in MVC

Andy Katz ESPN Senior Writer 

CBB bracket according to coaches in field: Puerto Rico Tip-Off (Nov. 17, 18,20): Arizona State-Northern Iowa and Tulane-Oklahoma on one side of bracket; Clemson-Davidson and Xavier-Missouri on the other.

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Can Northern Iowa get a do-over?

With 44 seconds left of their second-round game against against Texas A&M in the NCAA tournament, 11th-seeded Northern Iowa was up 69-57, and then everything fell apart. The Panthers committed four turnovers in the final seconds of regulation and lost 92-88 in double OT. 25 worst collapses in sports

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138dPeter Keating and Jordan Brenner

Upset heroes comprise 2016 All-Giant Killer Team

Villanova cut down the nets, but don't forget the first-round stars, like Stephen F. Austin's Thomas Walkup, who made the NCAA tournament memorable.

Cowlishaw, Blackistone critical of LeBron's UNI comments (0:50)

Dave McMenamin ESPN Staff Writer 

LeBron James on Texas A&M's 12-point comeback in the last 35 seconds against Northern Iowa: "I have not watched any of the tournament. I did see a clip of the last 20 seconds of that game and I would quit basketball. If I was on Northern Iowa I would quit. You're up eight with 20-plus seconds, you're up five with 10 seconds, I would quit. Yeah, I would quit."

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Paul Jesperson on UNI's loss to Texas A&M

Northern Iowa G Paul Jesperson dishes on his buzzer-beater against Texas in the NCAA tournament, losing to Texas A&M in the second round and reaction on campus to the Panthers' elimination.

Northern Iowa embodies madness of March (1:20)

NCAA Tourney; Texas A&M, Wisconsin

Bomani Jones, Dan Le Batard and Papi discuss Texas A&M's comeback over Northern Iowa, Wisconsin's buzzer beater victory against Xavier and more.

Stats & Info

Can 2016 beat the buzzer-beater record?

Teams have beaten the clock three times in this year's NCAA tournament. That's enough heroics to tie the previous tourney record in just two rounds, with many more games left to go.

Unselfish plays leads Aggies to Sweet 16 (3:03)
Aggies impress with dramatic double overtime win (3:30)
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159dRob Nelson

Worst bad beats of tourney's first weekend

As usual during the NCAA tournament, there were plenty of exciting finishes and bad beats. Rob Nelson recaps the worst of the bunch for bettors over the tourney's first weekend.

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Farnham: UNI broke down vs. Texas A&M

ESPN CBB analyst Sean Farnham discusses Northern Iowa's loss to Texas A&M, North Carolina's potential, Oregon's abilities and the number of ACC teams in the Sweet 16.


Spartans fall, N. Iowa, Spurs-Warriors

Michael Smith and Jemele Hill discuss Michigan State's shocking first round loss in the NCAA Tournament, Northern Iowa's meltdown and the Spurs' win over the Warriors.

Team Stats

Points Per Game68.0Tied-284th
Rebounds Per Game30.1347th
Assists Per Game11.9268th
Points Allowed62.911th

Tournament History

Final Fours0
Tournament Record5-8
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances8