Morning all !! Last night I had to pick my GCSE option choices and omg it was literally the most stressful thing I’ve ever done, however, in the end I managed to pick french, history, Religious Education with Philosophy and Ethics, and Fine Art. Now I’ve got to wait and see if I get them all 🙃 ...
Cinderella? UC Irvine. The Anteaters - WHO? You won't be the only one who hasn't heard of them. Until now, they have lived in the shadows of college basketball in CA. These are the great stories we all wait for during March Madness...
🏀Now, the Anteaters are the best team in CA and the only team from CA left in the NCAA tourney.
🏀California - A state with storied basketball programs like Cal, SC, Stanford, and UCLA, who have won the NCAA Tourney 11 times.
🏀 TO KNOW:
•#13 seeded UC Irvine beat #4 seeded Kansas State for their 1st ever win in an NCAA Tourney. K State who went to the great 8 last yr and maintain a solid basketball program.
🙌UC Irvine fans literally went crazy.
•Their coach is Russell Turner, who was an assistant coach with the Golden State Warriors.
🏀Their leading scorer, Max Hazzard (pictured), is the grandson of the late Walt Hazzard who led UCLA to their 1st championship with John Wooden in 1964 and also played for the NBA.
👉Max was not offered a scholarship to UCLA m, but now he's proving to them and to all he's more than just a name.
🏀The Anteaters' victory against K State extended their winning streak to 17 games.
🏀The 12th seeded Anteaters will face 13th seeded Oregon tomorrow at 9:40 EST.
🙌It's hard not to root for them!