What’s Trending: Send It In, Jerome!

Posted by Matt Eisenberg on January 29th, 2018

What’s Trending is a column examining the week that was in college basketball social media. Matthew Eisenberg (@matteise) is your weekly host.

I did not expect to highlight a Campbell box score when the week began, but then the Camels went out and did this…

The Butler program experienced tremendous heartache when Andrew Smith passed away a couple years ago. His legacy, however, lives on, and Matt Norlander of CBSSports.com wrote a brilliant piece on Project 44, change borne out of the tragedy of Smith’s passing.

As the years pass, the historic call of “Send it in, Jerome!” lives on forever. Here is a look back at an iconic moment in college basketball history…

it was a different Jerome that had Bill Raftery screaming this time around, as Virginia’s Ty Jerome nailed a three to ice the Cavaliers’ road victory at Duke…

The best defense for this Brady Manek three came about 30 rows up from the court. If you can’t see the ball go in the basket, did it really go in?

After Udoka Azubuike of Kansas went 1-of-7 from the foul line in that loss at Oklahoma, a Kansas fan tried to take coaching the young player up into his own hands…

Best finish off the season so far? Ohio State and Penn State went back and forth with a pair of huge shots in the final five seconds of their Big Ten match-up…

https://twitter.com/BigTenNetwork/status/956726018823221248

Was going through his legs with this alley-oop pass from UCLA’s Jaylen Hands necessary? While Steve Alford might have a thing or two to say to him about it at some later point, it certainly made for a great highlight…

https://twitter.com/BleacherReport/status/957493732609110016

If Auburn’s Jared Harper decides to transfer after this season, I think we will know the reason why…

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