March Sadness: Crying Northwestern kid becomes internet sensation

Step aside crying piccolo girl, there's a new face of NCAA heartbreak taking over the internet — crying Northwestern kid.

Step aside crying piccolo girl, there's a new face of NCAA heartbreak taking over the internet —crying Northwestern kid.

The little fanwas upset with ablown call late in Northwestern's 79-73 loss to Gonzaga on Saturday.

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CBS showed the boy13 times during their broadcast of the game, according to KSL Sports ProducerDave Noriega.

Chicago Sun-Times reporter Steve Greenberg says the boyis Northwestern Athletic Director Jim Phillips' son.

He was an instant internet sensation.











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