"Then I told him he and his teammates are the biggest story in sports. Not just college basketball. Sports. All of sports. Including everything"
Florida Gulf Coast officially turned the N.C.A.A. tournament into its own big celebration, romping to an 81-71 victory over San Diego State in the Round of 32. In the process, the upstart Eagles became the first No. 15 seed in tournament history to advance to the regional semifinals.