In the opening round of the Preseason NIT, the overmatched Falcons were so close to actually setting up a date with Michigan.
The intimidating A'uston Calhoun, bantamweight Jordon Crawford and promising Cameron Black lead a team that has been perpetually stuck in the middle of MAC standings for a few years.
So you like slam dunk contests? Kent State-BGSU featured three of the greatest alleyoops of the year.
Eleven games on Saturday and one on Sunday may not actually bust any brackets, but they are fun little midterm exams for everyone.
Akron-WMU is the one to watch, and random Charlie Coles coaching facts. Plus the other four games on showcase tonight.