The 50 Most Badass Moments in March Madness History

20. The Illini Roar Back

Round: Elite Eight
Game: Illinois vs. Arizona
Year: 2005
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Illinois looked dead and buried with four minutes to go in this game; they were trailing a very good Arizona squad by 15 points, and their heads were hanging. Then, out of nowhere, Deron Williams and Luther Head caught fire, unleashing a 20-5 run and forcing overtime after Arizona started to wilt under the pressure. They carried that momentum into overtime, stunning the Wildcats by one point in what for Arizona became the ultimate "one that got away."

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