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Geno Auriemma becomes the second coach in Division I history with 100 NCAA tournament wins.
Notre Dame becomes the first ACC champion to make the Elite Eight since Duke in 2010. UNC ('07, '08) is the only other ACC champ to go this far last 12 years.
Justise Winslow joins Elton Brand and Gene Banks as the third freshman in Duke history with 20 points and 10 rebounds in an NCAA tournament game.
Reggie Jackson is the first Piston with multiple triple-doubles in a season since Grant Hill (four) in 1997-98.
Notre Dame defeats Wichita State 81-70 in the Sweet 16 to advance to its first Elite Eight since 1979.
Sam Dekker is just the third player to score 20 points and record 10 rebounds against Roy Williams in the Sweet 16 or later.
With a 78-39 win over W. Virginia, Kentucky becomes the first team since 1940 to score twice as many points as its opponent in the NCAA tournament regional semifinals or later.
The 39 points West Virginia scored against Kentucky were the fewest scored in a Sweet 16 game since the tournament expanded to 32 teams in 1975.
The 39-point victory for Kentucky is tied for the largest win in Sweet 16 history. There have been four 30-point wins in the Sweet 16, three of them by Kentucky.
March 25 was a rough night for home teams in the NBA as the visitors went 12-1. That's the best record by road teams for a single day in NBA history.
Russell Westbrook now has seven triple-doubles since the All-Star break. No other player has more than two over that same span.
Russell Westbrook becomes the first player with nine triple-doubles in a season since Jason Kidd (2007-08).
Steve Nash retires with the highest career free-throw percentage (90.43) in NBA history. He is also one of 10 players to win consecutive NBA MVPs.
Luis Suarez is now one of four players in La Liga with eight goals and eight assists, joining Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema.
Cristiano Ronaldo now has 15 Clásico goals, tied with Raul for third place. Lionel Messi is in first with 21 and Alfredo Di Stefano follows with 18.
Michigan State is the second team in NCAA tournament history to defeat the same top-two seed in back-to-back years (Florida over UCLA, 2006, 2007).
Kyrie Irving becomes the first player with multiple 55-point games in a regular season since Kobe Bryant had three in the 2006-07 season.
Kyrie Irving joins LeBron James as the only players in Cavs history with multiple 50-point games in a single season.
DeMarco Murray is the first player to lead the NFL in rushing yards and change teams before the start of the next season since Bill Dudley in 1947.
Jimmy Graham should have an instant impact for Seattle. Over the last 4 seasons, Graham has 50 receptions on plays in the red zone alone.
Russell Westbrook now has more triple-doubles this season (9) than Kevin Durant has in his entire career (6).
Jozy Altidore scores twice for Toronto FC in his return to MLS. Altidore had only one goal in 42 league games at Sunderland.
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