A thrilling Tournament was capped last night by a fantastic final, as Duke beat Wisconsin 68-63. It was the fifth championship for Duke and Mike Krzyzewski.
Led by Tyus Jones and Jahlil Okafor, Duke’s talented group of youngsters outscored Wisconsin by 14 points over the final 13 minutes Monday night to grit out a 68-63 victory for the program’s fifth national title.
The Blue Devils have young talent that’s ready to bolt for the NBA in a year or so, while Wisconsin’s personnel has withstood the test of time.
Michigan State fans have marked the Spartans’ exit from the NCAA men’s basketball tournament with a whimper, not a bang.
Now have the two teams that have clearly played the best overall basketball throughout the tournament.
AARON BEARD, AP Basketball Writer INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Justise Winslow is ready to do everything — if that’s what it takes — to help Duke win a national championship. Don’t put it past him, either. […]
I’m shocked the photo isn’t the other way around.
Four teams, four drug-testing policies.
Duke’s Marshall Plumlee spends his practices trying to match up with a possible No. 1 overall NBA draft pick and most games seeing only spot duty on the Blue Devils’ latest Final Four team.
A chance to see Michigan State win the national title; priceless!