Whether you’re a fan of the Nae Nae or the fail faces of hulking athletes, there were plenty of things more interesting than college basketball during the first weekend of NCAA Tournament play. Mercer University shocked the world with a first round upset over historic power Duke, and its players rose to the occasion by celebrating in ways that could only make them internet superstars: awkward dancing at center court.
There were also uncontrollable tears and sidelines hugs, and through it all, CBS Sports reporter Craig Sager was there wearing something ridiculous. In case you were worried, yes, he’s still got it.
Busted bracket got you down? Join the club. Play starts up again tonight, and the only thing that can make these final days of March more maddening is yet another snowstorm crashing into the Northeast. If you don’t care about whether Florida, Virgina or some other state school wins, but prefer to stay up on current affairs, allow us to direct you to most important stories from this never-ending college basketball party. Because while you were busy keeping score, we were caught up in the tears, the fashion and the dancing of our nation’s best collegiate ballers. Click through the gallery above to see what you might have missed.
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