People often use the phrase "Life imitating art". In the sports world the UCF vs Duke basketball game was like watching the 1977 Best Picture winner "Rocky" play out in front of us. The underdog that gets his shot at the champ. No one outside of their circles thinking they have a chance. Going toe to toe, landing and being hit with big shots all night long. Losing by the slimmest of margins at the final bell.
Becoming the face for the underdog is a role that UCF has fit into in football, and now with basketball they returned for a sequel. You didn't have to be a UCF fan to be blown away at their performance vs Duke on Sunday night. Listen to the full discussion below.