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This was just FGCU's sixth Division I season and second in which it was eligible to play in the postseason. What made Friday night's victory over second-seeded Georgetown even more special for the 15th-seeded Eagles was history, or the absence of it.

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Virginia Commonwealth guard Briante Weber sits on the bench against Michigan in the second half of their third-round game of the NCAA college basketball tournament in Auburn Hills, Mich., Saturday March 23, 2013. Michigan won 78-53. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

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Virginia Commonwealth guard Briante Weber sits on the bench against Michigan in the second half of their third-round game of the NCAA college basketball tournament in Auburn Hills, Mich., Saturday March 23, 2013. Michigan won 78-53. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

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Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin, center, of Russia, celebrates with defenseman Mike Green (52) and right wing Troy Brouwer (20) after Ovechkin scored the tying goal during the third period of an NHL hockey game against the Florida Panthers, Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013 in Sunrise, Fla. The Capitals defeated the Panthers 6-5 in overtime. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)

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Georgetown's Otto Porter Jr., center, pulls in a rebound against Florida Gulf Coast's Sherwood Brown, left, and Eddie Murray during the first half of a second-round game of the NCAA college basketball tournament, Friday, March 22, 2013, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Michael Perez)

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Georgetown's Otto Porter Jr., center, pulls in a rebound against Florida Gulf Coast's Sherwood Brown, left, and Eddie Murray during the first half of a second-round game of the NCAA college basketball tournament, Friday, March 22, 2013, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Michael Perez)

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Washington Wizards guard John Wall, right, puts up a shot as Los Angeles Lakers guard Steve Nash defends during the second half of their NBA basketball game, Friday, March 22, 2013, in Los Angeles. The Wizards won 103-100. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

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Washington Wizards guard John Wall, right, puts up a shot as Los Angeles Lakers guard Steve Nash defends during the second half of their NBA basketball game, Friday, March 22, 2013, in Los Angeles. The Wizards won 103-100. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

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Costa Rica defender Giancarlo Gonzalez, left, pulls the jersey of United States forward Clint Dempsey (8) during the first half of a World Cup qualifier soccer match in Commerce City, Colo., Friday, March 22, 2013. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)

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Costa Rica defender Giancarlo Gonzalez, left, pulls the jersey of United States forward Clint Dempsey (8) during the first half of a World Cup qualifier soccer match in Commerce City, Colo., Friday, March 22, 2013. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)

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Florida Gulf Coast's Chase Fieler (20) hangs from the rim after a dunk as Georgetown's Markel Starks (5), Otto Porter Jr. (22), D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera (4), Mikael Hopkins (3) and Aaron Bowen (23) look on during the second half of a second-round game of the NCAA college basketball tournament on Friday, March 22, 2013, in Philadelphia. Florida Gulf Coast won 78-68. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

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Florida Gulf Coast's Chase Fieler (20) hangs from the rim after a dunk as Georgetown's Markel Starks (5), Otto Porter Jr. (22), D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera (4), Mikael Hopkins (3) and Aaron Bowen (23) look on during the second half of a second-round game of the NCAA college basketball tournament on Friday, March 22, 2013, in Philadelphia. Florida Gulf Coast won 78-68. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

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Washington Capitals' Alex Ovechkin (8), John Carlson (74) and Troy Brouwer (20) celebrate Ovechkin's goal against the Winnipeg Jets during the third period of an NHL hockey game in Winnipeg, Manitoba, on Thursday, March 21, 2013. The Capitals won 4-0. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, John Woods)

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Florida Gulf Coast's Eddie Murray (23) hangs from the rim after a dunk as Chase Fieler (20) and Brett Comer (0) celebrate during the second half of a second-round game against Georgetown in the NCAA college basketball tournament on Friday, March 22, 2013, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Michael Perez)

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La Salle guards D.J. Peterson (1) and O.J. Lewis celebrate following a second-round game against Kansas State in the NCAA basketball tournament at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Mo., Friday, March 22, 2013. La Salle defeated Kansas State 63-61. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

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La Salle guards D.J. Peterson (1) and O.J. Lewis celebrate following a second-round game against Kansas State in the NCAA basketball tournament at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Mo., Friday, March 22, 2013. La Salle defeated Kansas State 63-61. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

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Temple guard Khalif Wyatt (1) is trapped by North Carolina State guard Lorenzo Brown, right, and forward Richard Howell in the second half of a second-round game at the NCAA college basketball tournament, Friday, March 22, 2013, in Dayton, Ohio. (AP Photo/Al Behrman)

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Temple guard Khalif Wyatt (1) is trapped by North Carolina State guard Lorenzo Brown, right, and forward Richard Howell in the second half of a second-round game at the NCAA college basketball tournament, Friday, March 22, 2013, in Dayton, Ohio. (AP Photo/Al Behrman)

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Mississippi forward Reginald Buckner (23) dunks the ball during the first half of a second-round game against Wisconsin in the NCAA college basketball tournament Friday, March 22, 2013, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

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Mississippi forward Reginald Buckner (23) dunks the ball during the first half of a second-round game against Wisconsin in the NCAA college basketball tournament Friday, March 22, 2013, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)