Dayton Students Flood Campus Streets to Celebrate Sweet 16 Victory

Kyle NewportFeatured ColumnistMarch 27, 2014

via @WFNYJacob

Cinderella is still dancing.

The Dayton Flyers are going to their first Elite Eight since 1984, so the students on campus are making sure they cherish the moment.

No. 11 Dayton pulled out a convincing 82-72 victory over No. 10 Stanford in the Sweet 16 on Thursday, March 27. The Flyers' big win set off a celebration in Dayton, Ohio.

No, the president of the university has not been spotted crowd surfing—yet. However, the students made their way to the streets to celebrate:

Photographer Daylan Stubblefield shared a photo of the Dayton police dressed in riot gear:

(via CNN iReport)

It's going to be a wild night in Dayton.

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