Eric Musselman goes viral for ripping shirt off after Arkansas upsets Kansas

Arkansas isn’t any stranger to beating No. 1 seeds underneath Eric Musselman. And Eric Musselman isn’t any stranger to tearing off his shirt in celebration.

History repeated itself Saturday as No. 8 Arkansas edged defending champion Kansas 72-71 in a thriller — and the coach’s shirt instantly got here off as he and his gamers celebrated with the Razorbacks’ cheering part.

Arkansas was 0-10 towards No. 1 seeds in NCAA males’s basketball match historical past earlier than taking down No. 1 total seed Gonzaga within the Sweet 16 final season. The Razorbacks have now performed so in back-to-back years underneath Musselman.

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The longtime basketball coach developed a repute for shirtless celebrations throughout his time as head coach of Nevada, and social media cherished it when he did so once more Saturday.

Meanwhile, guard Devo Davis sobbed tears of pleasure within the postgame interview…

… and elsewhere within the West Reigon, the athletic director of No. 2 seed UCLA took discover.

Arkansas will face the winner of Sunday’s sport between No. 5 St. Mary’s and No. 4 UConn within the Sweet 16.

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