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A win, for the Ages-- as basketball legend Michael Jordan WATCHED, from the stands.The end Of The 2016 NCAA Championship Game, thanks to Villanova, was absolutely thrilling. A last minute decision by Ryan Arcidiacono "not" to throw, but to pass the ball to teammate Kris Jenkins, delivered an epic, NCAA team victory. http://mobile.nytimes.com/2016/04/06/sports/ncaabasketball/kris-jenkins-ryan-arcidiacono-villanova.html
Villanova Beats North Carolina In Buzzer-Beater To Capture NCAA Basketball Title
University of Kentucky basketball coach Adolph Rupp posed with his returning starters in October 1965 prior to the 1965-66 season. From left are, Larry Conley, Louie Dampier, Pat Riley and Tommy Kron. This team would be known as Rupp's Runts and would lose the NCAA Championship game 72-65, to Texas Western (now UTEP). It was announced that Conley would be be honored at the 2016 Southeastern Conference Tournament as UK’s SEC Basketball Legend. Herald-Leader Archive Photo