Chase Fieler reached high to crush Georgetown. (Rob Carr / Getty Images)
Where is Florida Gulf Coast?
Technically, it’s on the beach…literally on the beach at a lake in Fort Myers, not far from the Gulf of Mexico. But after a powerful dunk that took what little air was left out of Georgetown’s lungs late in the Eagles’ 78-68 victory, maybe they are from Dunk City after all.
The Eagles, in their sixth year of competition, came into the tournament a 15-seed, eligible for the tournament for only the second year. And if it wasn’t Eddie Murray slamming the ball home, it was Chase Fieler.
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After spending most of her career in traditional print sports journalism, Cindy began blogging and tweeting, first as NFL/Redskins editor, and, since August 2010, at The Early Lead. She also is the social media editor for Sports.