2013 NCAA Tournament in Pictures: Best of the First Weekend
The first weekend of March Madness has come and gone. It was a tremendous weekend of exciting basketball that feature great games, outstanding plays and entertaining finishes.
As the Madness unfolds throughout the country, we’ll be monitoring the great moments, spectacular plays and exciting finishes.
Here are the best pictures from the 2013 NCAA tournament’s second and third rounds:
Harvard guard Laurent Rivard gestures after hitting a three-point-shot during the first half of their second round NCAA tournament basketball game against New Mexico in Salt Lake City, Utah March 21, 2013. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT BASKETBALL)
AUBURN HILLS, MI - MARCH 23: Mitch McGary #4 of the Michigan Wolverines loos up after ht feel into the bench against the Virginia Commonwealth Rams during the third round of the 2013 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament at The Palace of Auburn Hills on March 23, 2013 in Auburn Hills, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)
LEXINGTON, KY - MARCH 23: Head coach Brad Stevens of the Butler Bulldogs reacts after a basket is called off and a foul is called against Marquette Golden Eagles in the second half during the third round of the 2013 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament at Rupp Arena on March 23, 2013 in Lexington, Kentucky. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
DAYTON, OH - MARCH 24: Aaron Craft #4 of the Ohio State Buckeyes shoots a game-winning three point basket against Georges Niang #31 of the Iowa State Cyclones late in the second half during the third round of the 2013 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament at UD Arena on March 24, 2013 in Dayton, Ohio. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)
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