After the horn sounded and the hugs were exchanged, only one of the famous fathers - and none of their sons - could wear an ear-to-ear smile. Rhode Island coach Jim Harrick has another game to play.

For Valparaiso's Homer, Bryce and Scott Drew, as well as for Jim Harrick Jr., their incredible, improbable NCAA ride is over.After Rhode Island downed Valparaiso 74-68, Rams coach Jim Harrick Sr. hugged each of the Drews - coach Homer, shooting star Bryce and Valpo assistant Scott - and then was greeted by his son, who also is a Valparaiso assistant.

The elder Harrick, who felt he was unjustly fired by UCLA for a minor recruiting violation just 19 months after leading the Bruins to the 1995 NCAA title, is getting vindication in his first season with the Rams.