One Shining Moment 2016: It’s An All-Timer

If there was ever a tournament made perfectly for a montage like this, this year had everything. Imagine the people responsible for editing this after seeing North Carolina’s Marcus Paige hit the National Championship tying 3-pointer with 4 seconds left, only for Kris Jenkins of Villanova to win it all at the buzzer.

Half-court shots, monster dunks, upsets,  high-fives, heartbreaks, and Luther Vandross. Here’s your 2016 ‘One Shining Moment’.

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‘One Shining Moment’ of the Day: 1988

Final Four:

(6) Kansas, (1) Oklahoma, (1) Arizona, (2) Duke


National Championship:

Kansas over Oklahoma, 83-79 at Kemper Arena in Kansas City, Missouri 


Most Outstanding Player:

Danny Manning, Kansas


Fun Fact:

Kansas has lost both of their regular season meetings with Oklahoma. The title game was the 3rd biggest point spread upset in National Championship history. That team is referred to as “Danny and the Miracles”.


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