JaKobe Coles’ heroics lifts TCU past Arizona State in NCAA tournament opener

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Fort Worth Star-Telegram

DENVER — TCU rallied from an 11-point deficit to stun Arizona State, 72-70, in the first round of the NCAA tournament Friday night. With two seconds remaining JaKobe Coles hit a running laying up in the lane to complete one of the biggest comebacks of the day. At one point it seemed like Arizona State was going to be on the verge of blowing TCU out of Ball Arena, but Mike Miles Jr. refused to let his team go home in the first round of the NCAA tournament. TCU fell behind by double digits early in the second half, but with 4:20 remaining, TCU cut the deficit to 65-60, after a Chuck O’Bannon 3-p…

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