Found March 25, 2013 on Orlando Magic Daily:
It was one of the indelible images of the year. A wide-eyed, smiling Kyle O'Quinn screaming in ecstacy after Missouri's last-ditch 3-pointer fell off the rim allowing Norfolk State to become just the sixth 15-seed in NCAA Tournament history to advance to the Round of 32. Maybe this year's Florida Gulf Coast story -- the first 15-seed to make the Sweet Sixteen in NCAA Tournament history -- takes away some of the significance of what O'Quinn and his Spartans did. Or maybe O'Quinn is still living out that dream. After all, without that stage in the NCAA Tournament it is very likely O'Quinn, despite averaging a double double as a senior at Norfolk State, would not have been invited to the Portsmouth Invitational where he took hom tournament MVP honors. And if that does not happen, who knows if Rob Hennigan and his staff would have taken notice of the burly forward and taken him in the second round of the Draft. And if that does not happen, who knows if O&...
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