Joe Harris scored 16 points and top-seeded Virginia shot 56 percent to beat Memphis78-60 on Sunday night, earning its first trip to the NCAA tournament round of 16 in nearly two decades.
Michael Dixon Jr. scored 19 points and hit four free throws in the final 10 seconds to help Memphis hold off George Washington 71-66 on Friday night in the second round of the East Regional.
This list includes five of the best rock ‘n roll cities in America, with honorable mentions to the cities of Austin, Boston, Chicago, Detroit, New Orleans, Philadelphia and Seattle.
The conference announced the decision Wednesday after university presidents approved the new moniker earlier in the day.
Memphis, the Tony Award winning musical, is headed to the 5th Avenue September 18 – October 7. And on Monday, August 27, you have a chance to get a FREE, sneak peek at the music and actors in this rock-n-roll love story from the 1950s.
The 5th Avenue’s dynamic 2012-13 season will feature something for everyone – an exciting mix of contemporary musicals and timeless classics, plus Seattle’s first peek at some of Broadway’s greatest new hits!