UMBC Seals Its Place in March Madness History with CBB’s Greatest Upset Ever

Jairus Lyles crushed Virginia’s vaunted defense for 28 points.Gerry Broome/Associated Press

Among the many wonderful things about the greatest upset in college basketball history is that even ardent fans will have to think twice before naming the miraculous team that finally became the first No. 16 seed to win in the NCAA men’s tournament.