UNC Asheville guard Andre Smith celebrates after they defeated Texas Southern 92-84 in overtime at the NCAA opening round game, Tuesday, March 18, 2003, in Dayton, Ohio.
Win Not Locked
The Texas Southern bench joins arms as they watch a teammate shoot free throws in overtime against UNC Asheville at the NCAA opening round game.
On the Boards
UNC Asheville center Ben McGonagil pulls a rebound against Texas Southern defender Marquel Timmons in the NCAA opening-round game in Dayton, Ohio.
Shooting to Stay Alive
Texas Southern forward Allen Lovett (15) scores against UNC Asheville defender Chad Mohn in the first half of the NCAA opening round game in Dayton, Ohio.
Pieces To A Puzzle
Ford Center's staff install a basketball court in preparation for the first round of the East Regional in the men's NCAA tournament in Oklahoma City, Monday, March 17, 2003.
Ford Center's worker walks on basketball court being install on Monday, March 17, 2003, in Oklahoma City in preparation for the first two rounds of NCAA East Regional play.
Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski makes a point as he responds to a question during a news conference on Monday, March 17, 2003, at Cameron Indoor Stadium, in Durham, N.C. Duke faces Colorado State in the first round of the NCAA tournament in Salt Lake City.
North Carolina-Asheville coach Eddie Biedenbach watches his team during a practice Monday, March 17, 2003, at the University of Dayton Arena in Dayton, Ohio. North Carolina-Asheville will play Texas Southern on Tuesday in the opening round of the NCAA men's tournament.
University of Vermont basketball coach Tom Brennan, right, talks with his team at practice in Burlington, Vt., Monday, March 17, 2003. UVM's NCAA berth is the school's first in the tournament's 64-year history.
Vermont forward Scotty Jones, left, jokes with guard Jack Phelan at practice in Burlington, Vt., Monday, March 17, 2003.