Found March 15, 2012 on NorthWest Sports Beat:
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I think this Gonzaga team is underrated in terms of quality and depth and this this side of the bracket is lighter than the others.

West Virginia Mountaineers were the most surprising selection for the field of 68 this year. They were only 8th in the Big East this year with just a .500 league record.

Sure they had a tough schedule and played lots of teams close but their record against ranked teams was 1-7.

Thursday March 15
East Region – Pittsburgh, PA
Moneyline: No money line currently listed
Spread: Gonzaga -1
O/U: 133

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Spread Pick: Gonzaga -1
O/U Pick: Under
Score Prediction: Gonzaga 69 – West Virginia 60

Video: Basketball Interviews 3/14

PITTSBURGH -- West Virginia's Deniz Kilicli and Truck Bryant stifled laughs when asked about Gonzaga's proclaimed intention to play a physical style of basketball in Thursday's NCAA Tournament Round of 64 game. The Mountaineers, they emphasized, deal with that every game in the Big East Conference.

'We got out-manned tonight'

West Virginia head coach Bob Huggins crouched down near his bench in front of a video board displaying the “Flying WV” logo. His hands were clasped by his knees as the clock ticked to zero. In the second round of the NCAA tournament, I’m sure the veteran head coach would’ve rather been busy calling our plays and motivating his team. But, he knew it was over.
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