Virginia overcomes Purdue to advance to Final Four — March Madness

May JohnsonApr 01, 2019

Center on March 30, 2019 in Louisville, Kentucky.

The University of Virginia is headed to the Final Four. The team will play on Saturday, facing the victor of Sunday's game between Auburn University and the University of Kentucky. Grateful to have played such an oversized role on the game's biggest stage, scoring 42 points for.

Guy injured his ankle in the first half and his return was uncertain.

The Virginia Cavaliers defeated Purdue 80-75 in a thrilling overtime game to earn the school's first Final Four berth since 1984.

Cristiano Ronaldo injured in Portugal's draw with Serbia
Just like in the scoreless draw against Ukraine , Portugal created numerous scoring opportunities but failed to capitalize. The referee appeared to signal the penalty but backtracked after talking with the linesman.

1 seed in the South Region, appeared to be on the brink of elimination, trailing No. 3 seed Purdue in the final seconds of the Elite Eight. Edwards, who averages 23.8 points per game and hit nine threes in a blowout of Villanova earlier in the tournament, drilled 10 shots from beyond the arc in regulation to put up 40 against the Cavaliers.

The Elite Eight matchup to determine the South Region victor in Louisville, Ky. could not be decided in 40 minutes of play, and had to go an overtime period with the No. 1 seeded Cavaliers being just a bit better to advance.

Virginia then made a free throw, missed the second, got the rebound and scored a game-tying shot at the buzzer.

The Cavaliers were the first team in NCAA history to lose to a 16 seed a year ago, falling to UMBC.

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