Fairleigh Dickinson became the second seed of 16 to upset a seed on Friday when they defeated Purdue, 63-58.
It was the biggest upset in March Madness history, but if you were following various sports apps, you saw the abbreviation for the New Jersey school:
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It was also a way of shortening the name on some betting slips, so I hope this player followed suit.
But naturally, the Internet had a field day.
The Knights toppled Purdue despite 21 points and 15 rebounds from the 7’4″, 300-pound Zach Edey, while the average height of FDU players is a foot shorter.
Clearly size didn’t matter in the matchup, but hey, you know where this is going.
«Fair Dick proving once and for all that size doesn’t matter,» HTV98 tweeted.
FAIRLEIGH DICKINSON BEATS TOP SEED PURDUE AND BECOMES THE SECOND 16 SEED TO BEAT A NO. 1 IN THE HISTORY OF MARCH MADNESS
«Purdue Couldn’t Handle Fair Dick», another user wrote.
Remember, the 15-seeded St. Peter’s Peacocks made it to the Elite 8 last year. Oral Roberts was eliminated in the first round this year, but the jokes write themselves there.
One fan says that was just a preview of what was to come.
«ORAL ROBERTS AND THE PEACOCKS WALKED SO FAIR DICK COULD RUN,» @ryanramoneda tweeted.
It should also be noted that «Fair. Dick». played by Longwood earlier this year, who played in last year’s tournament. Longwood won, 99-83.
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The Knights will face No. 9 FAU on Sunday in the second round, with the goal of becoming the top 16 seed to advance to the Sweet 16.