The 50 Most Badass Moments in March Madness History

41. Ha! Ha!

Round: Second
Game: Xavier vs. Ohio State
Year: 2007
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Gus Johnson is, quite simply, the greatest March Madness broadcaster of all time. He may not be the most professional, per se, but he captures the incredible excitement of the late-game heroics with a raw emotion other broadcasters never show. For better or for worse (often for better), it feels like you're watching the game alongside someone whose life depends on the outcome. When Ohio State's Ron Lewis hit a late three to send the Buckeyes' second round game with Xavier to overtime, Gus' maniacal "Ha! Ha!" perfectly encapsulated the all-consuming nature of these games. As Gus so eloquently puts it, "this is March Madness!"

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