Alabama basketball fans react to NCAA Tournament loss to Notre Dame, Cormac Ryan going nuclear
Alabama basketball fell to sharp-shooting Cormac Ryan and the Notre Dame Fighting Irish 78-64 in the first round of the 2022 NCAA Tournament on Friday in San Diego.
The Crimson Tide (19-14) ended their season on a four-game losing streak, which featured one-and-done appearances in the SEC and NCAA Tournament. Jahvon Quinerly left the game early in the first half with a knee injury. Alabama was led by Keon Ellis with 16 points, and Jaden Shackelford scored 13 points.
Ryan scored a career-high 29 points and set a new Notre Dame record for most 3-pointers made in an NCAA Tournament game with seven.
Here's how Alabama basketball fans reacted on Twitter to the season-ending loss coming at the hands of Notre Dame and Ryan's breakout performance.
Notre Dame 78, Alabama 64:Alabama basketball loses to Notre Dame, exits NCAA Tournament after Jahvon Quinerly injury
'Ripped my heart out': Alabama basketball fans react to season-ending loss to Notre Dame in NCAA Tournament
Alabama, college basketball fans react to Cormac Ryan's historic shooting performance for Notre Dame in NCAA Tournament
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Alabama fell short of its last NCAA Tournament appearance, which ended in a loss to UCLA in the 2021 Sweet Sixteen.