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UMBC head coach Ryan Odom directs his team against Kansas State during the first half of a second-round game in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, March 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Bob Leverone) **FILE**

Ryan Odom back for encore at UMBC

These days, Ryan Odom is the one calling the shots in the closing seconds as he prepares for his third season as the coach at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County. UMBC stunned No. 1 seed Virginia 74-54 in the South Region first round last spring. It was the first time a No. 16 seed beat a top seed in tournament history.

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