BYU's opening-round NCAA Tournament game turned into an instant classic.

The Cougars rallied from a 25-point deficit to defeat Iona, 78-72, in Dayton, Ohio, Tuesday night. It was the largest comeback in tournament history.

Watch highlights here on ESPN's SportsCenter.

BYU's finish made headlines around the country. offers a few overviews of the game and the record comeback, as does the New York Times and

Brandon Davies talks to Yahoo! Sports radio about the win. Coach Dave Rose calmed his players, according to

Here's a preview of the BYU-Marquette game that tips off Thursday.