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UMBC's historic NCAA tournament upset of Virginia is up for 'Best Moment' in 2018 ESPYS

UMBC's historic NCAA tournament upset of Virginia is up for 'Best Moment' in 2018 ESPYS

UMBC’s one shining moment keeps going on and on.

The Retrievers’ upset of Virginia in the first round of the NCAA men’s basketball tournament, the first time a No. 16 seed beat a No. 1 seed, is nominated for “Best Moment” in the 2018 ESPY awards. The nominees were announced Wednesday.

The awards are ESPN’s way of “celebrating major sports achievements, reliving unforgettable moments and saluting the leading performers and performances of the past year in sport,” according to a news release.

Voting has begun and will continue until the start of the awards show July 18. You can vote

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