Matchup: No. 4 Georgetown (18-14, 8-10 Big East) vs. No. 1 Florida State (20-13, 9-9 ACC)
What: NIT, 2nd round
Some 90 odd minutes after Mercer ended Duke's NCAA Tournament on Friday afternoon, Georgetown men's basketball team met with the media to discuss its upcoming NIT matchup.
Hey, Mercer, nice upsetting victory over Duke, bravo. Alas, you're not the biggest NCAA surprise of the week. Buzz Williams got you beat there.
Georgetown will play at Florida State in the second of the NIT on Monday with tip-off slated for for 7 p.m.
The momentum-shifting spurt came early in the second half of Georgetown's 77-65 victory over West Virginia.