LIVE: Twitter coverage of UNCA’s NCAA basketball game against Syracuse

At 3:20 p.m., UNC Asheville will face the No. 1 seeded Syracuse on the court in Pittsburgh, Penn. This is the Bulldogs second trip to the NCAA basketball tournament. If the Bulldogs win this afternoon, it will be the first time in NCAA history that a No. 16 seed beat a No. 1 seed. A viewing party is taking place at Wild Wing Cafe in downtown Asheville at 161 Biltmore Avenue. After playing a play-in game at last year’s tournament, the Bulldogs lost 71-47 to Pittsburgh in the second round.

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