Baylor Becomes First 1-Seed Eliminated in 2022 With Upset Loss
There will be a new men’s NCAA basketball national champion in 2022.
Defending champions No. 1 Baylor became the first top seed to lose in this year’s tournament
As the Bears fell to No. 8 seed North Carolina 93–86 in overtime in Saturday’s second-round tilt.
It was a monumental victory for the Tar Heels in Year 1 under Hubert Davis.
But it was not easy and was certainly not without controversy.
Baylor had no answer for Davis and Manek for a majority of the contest
Trailing by as many as 25 points to the No. 8 seed Tar Heels.
However, with 10:08 remaining in the second half, the game flipped.
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