Arkansas' Eric Musselman goes shirtless to celebrate upset win over Kansas
Arkansas men’s basketball coach Eric Musselman showed off his muscles as he celebrated the team’s upset victory over the defending national champions, the Kansas Jayhawks.
8 Razorbacks topped the Jayhawks 72-71 as Ricky Council IV made five free throws in the closing seconds of the game.
The 58-year-old coach jumped onto the press table, ripped off his red polo shirt and waved it over his head.
CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE ON FOXNEWS.COMThe crowd in Des Moines, Iowa, went crazy.
"That’s such an unbelievable win for our program," Musselman said.
COACH OF FAIRLEIGH DICKINSON RIVAL INELIGIBLE FOR NCAA TOURNAMENT ON KNIGHTS' SUCCESS: 'I'M HAPPY FOR THEM'Arkansas knocked out No.
This time, the team didn’t even lead for 2 minutes as they struggled on offense early and foul trouble late.
According to OptaSTATS, Arkansas became the first team to beat a No.
"I would love to lie and say that I felt composed, but we only led for 1:43," Council said after the game.
"For these guys to be rewarded for sticking with it and being able to go to Las Vegas and participate with only 16 teams still standing.... It’s really hard to make this tournament.
It's really hard to win a game in this tournament.
It’s really hard to beat defending champions, No.