Senior guard Jairus Lyles scored 28 points, and the University of Maryland-Baltimore County pulled off the biggest upset in NCAA Tournament history, defeating Virginia 75-54 on Friday night to become the first No. 16 seed ever to beat a No. 1 seed.
Jared Harper made a tiebreaking 3-pointer with 1:17 to go _ his only basket of the game _ and Auburn held off No. 13 seed College of Charleston 62-58 in a Midwest Region thriller to avoid becoming the second No. 4 seed upset in San Diego.
Gustavo Pires recently won a world title at the NJJF World No Gi Championships, thought of as the Super Bowl of the sport. He teaches self defense and competition classes at the academy he owns, Siri Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu in Kennewick.
Bob BrawdyTri-City Herald
Gustavo Pires is a Jiu-Jitsu world title holder
Gustavo Pires shows how to counter an attack from behind
Jiu-Jitsu world champion Gustavo Pires executes his signature move, the ‘Siri Sweep’
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