American Athletic Conference

Comeback for the ages: Nevada tops Cincinnati 75-73 in NCAAs

Nevada's Jordan Caroline sat in the Wolf Pack's locker room and shouted the three words that were being repeated in households across the country.

"What just happened?!?"

Only a comeback that matched the second-largest in NCAA Tournament history.

Nevada rallied from 22 points down in the final 11 minutes Sunday to stun No. 2 seed Cincinnati 75-73 and earn its second Sweet 16 appearance ever. Josh Hall converted an offensive rebound with 9.1 seconds left to make the tiebreaking basket and give Nevada its only lead of the night.

"It's such an unimaginable feeling," Caroline said.

The seventh-seeded Wolf Pack (28-7) move on to an...