The No. 1-seeded Gonzaga Bulldogs were unbeaten heading into their Final Four bout with the No. 11-seeded UCLA Bruins. Gonzaga got their best test of the season versus a lively Mick Cronin-coached group.
While UCLA looked like the Bruins might pull off the huge upset, Suggs, Drew Timme and the rest of Mark Fews Bulldogs had other things in mind. What a video game!
Jalen Suggs, Gonzaga Bulldogs. (Mandatory Credit: Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports).
Patrick Mahomes lost his mind over UCLA-Gonzaga nail-biter by Alicia de Artola.
Twitter lost its collective mind after Jalen Suggs drained pipes a game-winning 3-pointer to send out the Gonzaga basketball team to the national championship video game.
Thanks to Jalen Suggs late-game heroics, the Gonzaga basketball program has actually reached the championship game video game for the second time in program history.
As for UCLA, the Bruins definitely earned the nations regard. They were one of the First Four teams in this years tournament. While the college basketball blue-blood has had its ups and downs throughout the 21st century, the Bruins are more than heading in the ideal direction under Cronins watch. We have to wonder how Cincinnati Bearcats fans feel about him prospering now.
” Jalen Suggs jumps on the scorers table and absolutely celebrates in front of the cardboard cutouts.”.
— Black Big Lebowski (@LaJethroJenkins) April 4, 2021.
Jalen Suggs provides the greatest minute in Gonzaga basketball history.
Waiting for the Zags on Monday night will be the No. 1-seeded Baylor Bears. This will likewise be the 2nd time Baylor has played for a national championship in their programs history. These were the 2 finest teams in college basketball all season long, and it is entirely fantastic that they get to duke it out in primetime one last time for all the marbles on Monday night in Indianapolis.
Jalen Suggs keeps the unbeaten season alive. In general, the 2021 NCAA Tournament has actually not provided us a lot of excellent video games. Fortunately, the second of the 2 Final Four video games yielded us an instantaneous classic. If the nationwide title bout on Monday night in between Baylor and Gonzaga is anything close to this one, then we are in for a genuine reward.
Jalen Suggs is a freshman who plays like a five-year NBA veterinarian.
— Jeff Passan (@JeffPassan) April 4, 2021.
Jalen Suggs from half court has actually put Gonzaga into the champion video game, supplanting Gordon Hayward in 2010 as the most unforgettable half court shot in this building.
— Dan Wolken (@DanWolken) April 4, 2021.
What a terrific video game. Jalen Suggs keeps the unbeaten season alive.
— Dick Vitale (@DickieV) April 4, 2021.
These were the two best teams in college basketball all season long, and it is absolutely great that they get to duke it out in primetime one last time for all the marbles on Monday night in Indianapolis.
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Overall, the 2021 NCAA Tournament has not provided us a ton of terrific video games. If the national title bout on Monday night in between Baylor and Gonzaga is anything close to this one, then we are in for a real treat.
Congratulations to Gonzaga for returning to the nationwide title on this spectacular buzzer-beater.