Did you miss VCU complete its shocking run to the 2011 Final Four with an 81-71 upset over No. 1 seed Kansas? Did you have some errands you just had to run that prevented you from seeing the game? Don't worry, it happens to everyone.
Luckily, we have just the treat for you. While you were out running errands, former VCU stars Eric Maynor (@EMaynor3) of the Oklahoma City Thunder and Larry Sanders (@LL_Cool_8) of the Milwaukee Bucks were on their computers, tweeting away their thoughts on the game. The two players, both recent VCU graduates who were selected in the first round of the NBA Draft, lived through all the ups and downs of the game as fans just like you. Here's a recap of the game, from the perspective of their tweets.
Pregame, featuring some bold predictions:
Check the history..Kansas struggles against the press and we got the best one in the nation!! Now u tell me..
NOBODY is giving us a chance........WE bout to shock the WORLDDDDDDDDDDDD.................VCU...VCU.....VCU
First half, featuring Kansas taunting:
Dicky v is praising Kansas becus they're good and they lost 3 draft picks lol, how many first rounders did they lose @EMaynor3 ? Lol
KANSAS is all HYPE...............
Halftime, where teammates get involved
Word to Dru Gooden...#beatkansas!!
@EMaynor3 yeah'll had a good half. Couldn't miss from 3 but that's why we play 2 halves. It'll come down to the end.
Second Half, where Kansas starts rallying
KEEP FIGHTING.......WE GOT THIS............
Game over: VCU wins
I want Dicky V's number so I can laugh at him for a hour or two...hhahaahhahhahhahahahhahahahahaahhahaa give me my money!!
They shuda neva let them niccas in!!! Hahhahahaahahhahahahhahaaaa!! Respect respect!! Hahahaa VCU boom-by-yaaa!