William Hill Big Dance Friday Upset Payouts
Friday’s No.2 vs No. 15 seed affair pits former No. 1 ranked against Colgate, respectively. The Volunteers will look to regain their hardwood mojo after failing in the SEC Championship Tournament. The Vols and the Raiders are in Columbus, Ohio in a South Region event. William Hill Big Dance Friday Upset Payouts.
The Volunteers are a member of the Southeastern Conference while Colgate represents the Patriot League.
Tennessee (29-5) missed on a chance to earn a No. 1 seed by losing 84-64 Sunday to Auburn in the SEC Tournament championship game in Nashville this past weekend. Colgate was crowned the Patriot champion with a 94-80 victory over Bucknell.
Big Dance Historic No. 15 Upsets
No. 15 Norfolk State defeats No. 2 Missouri (86-84)
March 16, 2012
Norfolk State went on to advance to the second round
No. 15 Richmond defeats No. 2 Syracuse (73-69)
March 14, 1991
The Spiders were making their fifth appearance in the NCAA Tournament. Syracuse was making its ninth in a row under Hall of Fame coach Jim Boeheim. The Orange received a mere three points from its bench.
No. 15 Florida Gulf Coast defeats No. 2 Georgetown (78-68)
March 22, 2013
Florida Gulf Coast defeated Georgetown and No. 7 seed San Diego as a 15 seed in the 2013 event.
No. 15 Santa Clara defeats No. 2 Arizona (64-61)
March 18, 1993
When Steve Nash is your point guard you should never be higher, or lesser, depending on how you look at it, than an No. 8 seed. NBA Hall of Fame Nash actually came off the bench for Santa Clara in this upset victory.
No. 15 Lehigh defeats No. 2 Duke (75-70)
March 16, 2012
The “Dance” upset in 2012. Duke sported eight future NBA players on the 2012 team. Lehigh had one NBA’er, C.J. McCollum, who scored 30 points in the bracket death of the Blue Devils.
A quick-hitting look at William Hill Big Dance Friday Upset Payouts.