US Reed's shot put Erwin Center on March Madness map

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by Shawn Clynch-KVUE Sports

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Posted on March 21, 2013 at 6:24 PM

Updated Thursday, Mar 21 at 6:31 PM

In 1981, Austin and the Frank Erwin Special Events Center hosted the 1st and 2nd round N.C.A.A. Tournament game for the 1st time.

Arkansas' U.S. Reed shocked the nation by draining a buzzer beating shot which knocked out the defending national champion Louisiville Cardinals.

That shot was a historic one. The shot which is associated with Austin, TX and college basketball history.

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