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Utah Utes head coach Larry Krystkowiak walks off the court in victory after the University of Utah Running Utes victory over the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers in the semifinal round of the 2018 NIT in Madison Square Garden in New York City on

STORM THE CASTLE

Both Utah coach Larry Krystkowiak and Penn State coach Pat Chambers say it’s a bigger deal to be in the championship game of the NIT than to lose in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.

“You know,” Krystkowiak said, “if people want to run me out of town for that answer, I guess I’m going to live with it …”

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