Villanova’s Donte DiVincenzo Became a Household Name on Twitter Monday Night

The social network wrapped up the 2017-18 NCAA Tournament

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Donte DiVincenzo became a Twitter sensation Monday night as Villanova University defeated the University of Michigan to win the 2017-18 NCAA Men’s Division I Basketball Championship tournament.

The most-tweeted-about moments during Monday night’s game were:

  1. Villanova beats Michigan 79-62.
  2. DiVincenzo hits a three-pointer for his 27th point, giving Villanova a 62-44 lead in the second half.
  3. DiVincenzo’s free throws give him 31 points for the game (76-54 Villanova lead in second half).

The most-tweeted-about Villanova players were:

  1. DiVincenzo
  2. Jalen Brunson
  3. Mikal Bridges

And for Michigan:

  1. Moe Wagner
  2. Charles Matthews
  3. Duncan Robinson

And some of the most viral tweets of the night were: David Cohen is editor of Adweek's Social Pro Daily.