The South Region was the busiest segment of the NCAA tournament field on Sunday, with three games determining which teams advanced to Arlington, Tex. on Friday. Michigan had already advanced to the round of 16 on Saturday.
The NCAA title game can be summed up in one word: Ugly.
How ugly? The combined 95 points between UConn and Butler shattered the previous combined low in a shot-clock-era title game by a whopping 26 points. Butler didn't hit their second two point shot until 12:32 mark in the second half, and ended the game shooting an inconceivably bad 12 for 64...
It's been a pretty wild ride to this year's NCAA Basketball Final Four in Houston. Lots of drama, lots of upsets, and the most unlikely group of teams to ever survive all the way to college basketball's last weekend. Here are some photos, from the 2011 edition of the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament, which will help you relive all the excitement.
There is one team from last year's NCAA championship game still alive and it's not the Duke Blue Devils.
Yup Butler, the little-team-that-could from Indianapolis, is at it again, defeating Wisconsin 61-54 and advancing to the Elite Eight, where they'll face Florida Gators.
Watch as Michael Jordan gives a 'pep talk' to the North Carolina players in the form of fashion criticism. Michael isn't too happy that his fellow Tar Heels are sporting Kobe's on their feet. A bit hard to understand so a transcript is included in the post.