Even without an undefeated team, the NCAA title game has earned its highest preliminary television rating in 18 years.
Duke beats Wisconsin 68-63 for NCAA men’s basketball title.
Perhaps no two college basketball players singularly define their teams this season quite like Duke’s Jahlil Okafor and Wisconsin’s Frank Kaminsky.
Players at Kentucky, Wisconsin, Michigan State and Duke operated under the same rules on their road to the Final Four this season — except when it came to the frequency of their doping tests and the penalties they faced for failing.
It is the fifth time at least three No. 1 seeds reached the Final Four. The only top-seed sweep was in 2008.
Wisconsin’s frontcourt players are turning into stars with stirring performances in the NCAA Tournament.
Aaron Harrison hit a 3-pointer with 5.7 seconds left to lift Kentucky to a one-point victory over Wisconsin.
Dallas Cowboys center Travis Frederick called in to the show to lock down and confirm that he’ll be a weekly guest on the Ben and Skin Show during the football season.
Contrast. This year’s NCAA Final Four is full of it. Kentucky has relied on freshmen. Florida followed its seniors. The Badgers tick away the clock. The Wildcats barge past opponents.
Unlike the past few years, there will be no upstarts or Cinderella in the Final Four. These are the big boys all right, but each one has a big chip on their shoulders.
Frank Kaminsky had 28 points and 11 rebounds for Wisconsin, rallying the Badgers to a 64-63 overtime victory against Arizona to advance to the Final Four.
Ben Brust hit three 3-pointers and scored 14 points for the second-seeded Badgers who jumped to a 14-point lead in the first half and never let up on the overmatched Bears.