Originally written on The Victory Formation  |  Last updated 11/15/14
March Madness is here, and we get a little taste of Gus Johnson, thanks to Big 10 Network. The Illinois Fighting Illini and the Minnesota Golden Gophers are both on the bubble for the NCAA Tournament and battled today in the first game of the Big 10 Conference Tournament. It was tied 49-49 as time was ticking down and Brandon Paul launched a fadeaway jumper as the clock ticked down to zero. Oh, and Gus Johnson had the call: The Illini probably punched their ticket to the Dance with that win, and Minnesota will be holding on for dear life waiting to hear their name called on Sunday night. It’s a shame that Gus no longer works for CBS, he makes college basketball fun to watch in spots like that.
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