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Syracuse's James Southerland celebrates with teammate Brandon Triche (Credit: AP)

Syracuse's James Southerland celebrates with teammate Brandon Triche after being fouled on a three-point basket during the first half. (March 15, 2013)

2013 Big East tournament

Shots from the 2013 Big East Championship at Madison Square Garden.

Notre Dame head coach Mike Brey looks on
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Notre Dame head coach Mike Brey looks on during the first half. (March 15, 2013)

Louisville's Peyton Siva drives past Notre Dame's Pat
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Louisville's Peyton Siva drives past Notre Dame's Pat Connaughton during the first half. (March 15, 2013)

Louisville's Luke Hancock looks to pass as Notre
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Louisville's Luke Hancock looks to pass as Notre Dame's Pat Connaughton defends during the first half. (March 15, 2013)

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Fans react as Louisville's Peyton Siva falls into
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Fans react as Louisville's Peyton Siva falls into the stands after saving a ball from going out of bounds during the first half. (March 15, 2013)

Louisville's Russ Smith shoots over Notre Dame's Jerian
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Louisville's Russ Smith shoots over Notre Dame's Jerian Grant during the first half. (March 15, 2013)

Notre Dame's Jerian Grant is defended by Louisville's
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Notre Dame's Jerian Grant is defended by Louisville's Peyton Siva during the first half. (March 15, 2013)

Louisville's Peyton Siva shoots over Notre Dame's Eric
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Louisville's Peyton Siva shoots over Notre Dame's Eric Atkins during the first half. (March 15, 2013)

Notre Dame's Garrick Sherman is defended byt Louisville's
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Notre Dame's Garrick Sherman is defended byt Louisville's Gorgui Dieng and Stephan Van Treese during the first half. (March 15, 2013)

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Louisville head coach Rick Pitino calls to his
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Louisville head coach Rick Pitino calls to his team during the first half. (March 15, 2013)

Louisville's Peyton Siva, top, drives past Notre Dame's
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Louisville's Peyton Siva, top, drives past Notre Dame's Pat Connaughton during the first half. (March 15, 2013)

Syracuse's Trevor Cooney celebrates after making a three-point
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Syracuse's Trevor Cooney celebrates after making a three-point basket during the first half. (March 15, 2013)

Syracuse's James Southerland celebrates with teammate Brandon Triche
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Syracuse's James Southerland celebrates with teammate Brandon Triche after being fouled on a three-point basket during the first half. (March 15, 2013)

Georgetown's Mikael Hopkins shoots over Syracuse's James Southerland
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Georgetown's Mikael Hopkins shoots over Syracuse's James Southerland during the first half. (March 15, 2013)

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Syracuse's Baye Keita celebrates after scoring as he
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Syracuse's Baye Keita celebrates after scoring as he is held by teammate James Southerland during the first half. (March 15, 2013)

Georgetown head coach John Thompson III watches his
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Georgetown head coach John Thompson III watches his team play during the first half. (March 15, 2013)

Syracuse's C.J. Fair, left, shoots over Georgetown's Mikael
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Syracuse's C.J. Fair, left, shoots over Georgetown's Mikael Hopkins, center, and Otto Porter Jr., right, during the first half. (March 15, 2013)

Georgetown's Mikael Hopkins, center, is defended by Syracuse's
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Georgetown's Mikael Hopkins, center, is defended by Syracuse's Baye Keita, right, and Syracuse's C.J. Fair, left, during the first half. (March 15, 2013)

Georgetown's Jabril Trawick defends Syracuse's Michael Carter-Williams during
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Georgetown's Jabril Trawick defends Syracuse's Michael Carter-Williams during the first half. (March 15, 2013)

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Syracuse's C.J. Fair drives past Georgetown's D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera
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Syracuse's C.J. Fair drives past Georgetown's D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera in overtime. (March 15, 2013)

Georgetown's Mikael Hopkins shoots over Syracuse's Baye Keita
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Georgetown's Mikael Hopkins shoots over Syracuse's Baye Keita during the first half. (March 15, 2013)

Marquette's Todd Mayo fights for control of the
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Marquette's Todd Mayo fights for control of the ball with Notre Dame's Eric Atkins, left, and Garrick Sherman, right, during the second half. (March 14, 2013)

Notre Dame's Tom Knight shoots over Marquette's Jamil
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Notre Dame's Tom Knight shoots over Marquette's Jamil Wilson during the second half. (March 14, 2013)

Notre Dame's Garrick Sherman reacts after scoring as
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Notre Dame's Garrick Sherman reacts after scoring as Marquette's Junior Cadougan walks by during the second half. (March 14, 2013)

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Marquette's Vander Blue, center, chases Notre Dame's Jerian
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Marquette's Vander Blue, center, chases Notre Dame's Jerian Grant, left, around a pick set by Jack Cooley, right, during the first half. (March 14, 2013)

Notre Dame head coach Mike Brey reacts as
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Notre Dame head coach Mike Brey reacts as his team plays Marquette during the first half. (March 14, 2013)

Marquette head coach Buzz Williams calls out to
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Marquette head coach Buzz Williams calls out to his team during the first half. (March 14, 2013)

Marquette's Davante Gardner shoots over Notre Dame's Jack
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Marquette's Davante Gardner shoots over Notre Dame's Jack Cooley during the first half. (March 14, 2013)

Marquette's Vander Blue drives past Notre Dame's Tom
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Marquette's Vander Blue drives past Notre Dame's Tom Knight during the first half. (March 14, 2013)

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Marquette's Trent Lockett shoots over Notre Dame's Pat
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Marquette's Trent Lockett shoots over Notre Dame's Pat Connaughton (24) and Jack Cooley (45) during the first half. (March 14, 2013)

Marquette's Trent Lockett rebounds the ball as Notre
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Marquette's Trent Lockett rebounds the ball as Notre Dame's Tom Knight fights for control during the first half. (March 14, 2013)

Marquette's Junior Cadougan shoots a three-pointer as Notre
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Marquette's Junior Cadougan shoots a three-pointer as Notre Dame's Jack Cooley and Marquette's Chris Otule collide during the first half. (March 14, 2013)

Louisville's Russ Smith shoots during the first half.
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Louisville's Russ Smith shoots during the first half. (March 14, 2013)

Louisville's Wayne Blackshear shoots over Villanova's James Bell
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Louisville's Wayne Blackshear shoots over Villanova's James Bell during the first half. (March 14, 2013)

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Villanova head coach Jay Wright calls out to
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Villanova head coach Jay Wright calls out to a referee during the first half. (March 14, 2013)

Louisville head coach Rick Pitino calls out to
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Louisville head coach Rick Pitino calls out to his team during the first half. (March 14, 2013)

Villanova's JayVaughn Pinkston restrains head coach Jay Wright
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Villanova's JayVaughn Pinkston restrains head coach Jay Wright during a timeout in the first half. (March 14, 2013)

Louisville's Chane Behanan shoots over Villanova's JayVaughn Pinkston
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Louisville's Chane Behanan shoots over Villanova's JayVaughn Pinkston during the first half. (March 14, 2013)

Villanova's Darrun Hilliard (4) and James Bell (32)
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Villanova's Darrun Hilliard (4) and James Bell (32) defend against Louisville's Chane Behanan during the first half. (March 14, 2013)

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Villanova's Ryan Arcidiacono, left, and Louisville's Wayne Blackshear
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Villanova's Ryan Arcidiacono, left, and Louisville's Wayne Blackshear fight for the ball during the first half. (March 14, 2013)

Louisville's Peyton Siva, center, passes away from Villanova's
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Louisville's Peyton Siva, center, passes away from Villanova's James Bell and Mouphtaou Yarou during the first half. (March 14, 2013)

Villanova's Ryan Arcidiacono shoots over Louisville's Kevin Ware
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Villanova's Ryan Arcidiacono shoots over Louisville's Kevin Ware during the second half. (March 14, 2013)

Villanova's Mouphtaou Yarou is defended by Louisville's Gorgui
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Villanova's Mouphtaou Yarou is defended by Louisville's Gorgui Dieng and Russ Smith during the second half. (March 14, 2013)

Villanova's Darrun Hilliard, center, looks to pass away
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Villanova's Darrun Hilliard, center, looks to pass away from Louisville's Kevin Ware, left, and Luke Hancock during the second half. (March 14, 2013)

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Villanova's Darrun Hilliard, center, is defended by Louisville's
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Villanova's Darrun Hilliard, center, is defended by Louisville's Luke Hancock, right, and Chane Behanan, left, during the second half. (March 14, 2013)

Villanova's Daniel Ochefu shoots over Louisville's Stephan Van
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Villanova's Daniel Ochefu shoots over Louisville's Stephan Van Treese. (March 14, 2013)

Louisville head coach Rick Pitino, center, talks to
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Louisville head coach Rick Pitino, center, talks to his team during the second half. (March 15, 2013)

Villanova's Ryan Arcidiacono, center, passes away from Louisville's
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Villanova's Ryan Arcidiacono, center, passes away from Louisville's Peyton Siva, right, and Russ Smith, left, during the second half. (March 14, 2013)

Louisville's Peyton Siva, right, drives past Villanova's Mouphtaou
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Louisville's Peyton Siva, right, drives past Villanova's Mouphtaou Yarou during the second half. (March 14, 2013)

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Syracuse's C.J. Fair shoots against Pittsburgh's Steven Adams
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Syracuse's C.J. Fair shoots against Pittsburgh's Steven Adams during the second half. (March 14, 2013)

Syracuse's James Southerland shoots against Pittsburgh's James Robinson
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Syracuse's James Southerland shoots against Pittsburgh's James Robinson during the second half. (March 14, 2013)

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