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INDIANAPOLIS, IN - APRIL 06: Tyus Jones #5 of the Duke Blue Devils speaks during the post game press conference after defeating the Wisconsin Badgers during the NCAA Men's Final Four National Championship at Lucas Oil Stadium on April 6, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Duke defeated Wisconsin 68-63. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Five Things: Grayson Allen, Tyus Jones Lead Duke To Championship

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.

04/07/2015

NDIANAPOLIS, IN - APRIL 04: Vitto Brown #30 of the Wisconsin Badgers celebrates with teammates after defeating the Kentucky Wildcats during the NCAA Men's Final Four Semifinal at Lucas Oil Stadium on April 4, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Wisconsin defeated Kentucky 71-64. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Rothstein: X-Factors To Watch In Duke-Wisconsin Championship Game

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.

04/06/2015

DURHAM, NC - FEBRUARY 21: Justise Winslow #12 and Quinn Cook #2 of the Duke Blue Devils celebrate during their win against the Clemson Tigers at Cameron Indoor Stadium on February 21, 2015 in Durham, North Carolina. Duke won 78-56. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Five Great College Basketball Games Left This Season

Here are five games this week that will get you ready for the upcoming NCAA Tournament.

03/01/2015

BALTIMORE, MD - MAY 26: Members of the Duke Blue Devils celerate after defeating the Notre Dame Fighting Irish 11-9 to win the 2014 NCAA Division I Men's Lacrosse Championship at M&T Bank Stadium on May 26, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Duke Beats Notre Dame 11-9 to Win NCAA Lax Title

Duke won its second straight NCAA men’s lacrosse championship, holding off Notre Dame’s comeback with a goal by Kyle Keenan with 2:39 left to clinch an 11-9 victory Monday.

05/26/2014

Jim Marlatt of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish works the ball past Isaiah Davis-Allen of the Maryland Terrapins during the second half of the semifinals of the 2014 NCAA Division I Men's Lacrosse Championship at M&T Bank Stadium on May 24, 2014 in Baltimore, Md.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Duke, Notre Dame Vie For Men’s NCAA Lacrosse Title in Baltimore

Duke will seek its third national title and Notre Dame will vie for its first Monday at M&T Bank Stadium.

05/26/2014

Dakari Johnson #44 of the Kentucky Wildcats drives against Darius Carter #12 of the Wichita State Shockers. (credit: Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Keidel: March Sadness Ends Cinderella Story

We’re being told this is a classic tournament, with juggernauts about to collide like meteors over Texas, and a classic Final Four in store for us. Depends on your view of classic. Does an Arizona – Florida Finals sound unprecedented? Is that must-see TV?

03/27/2014

Devin Oliver #5 of the Dayton Flyers reacts after defeating the Syracuse Orange 55-53 in the third round of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament (credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

Five Things: NCAA Tournament Opening Weekend

By far the most unlikely Sweet 16 matchup is Dayton-Stanford. The 11 seed Flyers started Thursday’s madness by beating Ohio State 60-59.

03/24/2014

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After Duke Loss, Roddy White Kind Of Pays Out Twitter Bet with Mercer Fan

One unforeseen ramification of Mercer’s bracket-busting upset over Duke on Friday, was Atlanta Falcons wide receiver having to pay up on an ill-fated Twitter bet with a [Mercer] Bears fan, however reluctant he was to do so.

03/21/2014

Ike Nwamu #10 of the Mercer Bears reacts after making a three-pointer in the first half against the Duke Blue Devils in the second round of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at PNC Arena on March 21, 2014 in Raleigh, North Carolina. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

No. 14 Mercer Upsets No. 3 Duke 78-71 in NCAA Thriller

No. 14 Mercer upsets No. 3 Dukes 78-71, in perhaps the biggest upset in the opening two days of the 2014 NCAA Tournament, in Raleigh, North Carolina on Friday.

03/21/2014

Jabari Parker #1 of the Duke Blue Devils (credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Five Things: NCAA Tournament Bids And Wichita’s Perfection

In the major conferences, Florida completed an undefeated regular season in the SEC and Cincinnati and Louisville tied atop the American.

03/10/2014

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