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Louisville basketball players react after defeating Michigan in the NCAA championship game. (April 8, 2013)

NCAA championship game: Louisville vs. Michigan

No. 1 Louisville defeated No. 4 Michigan, 82-76, in the NCAA national championship game Monday in Atlanta.

Louisville basketball players react after defeating Michigan in
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Louisville basketball players react after defeating Michigan in the NCAA championship game. (April 8, 2013)

Louisville guard/forward Luke Hancock (11) embraces Louisville guard
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Louisville guard/forward Luke Hancock (11) embraces Louisville guard Russ Smith (2) after defeating Michigan for the NCAA title. (April 8, 2013)

Louisville players embrace after defeating Michigan in the
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Louisville players embrace after defeating Michigan in the NCAA championship game. (April 8, 2013)

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Michigan's Trey Burke reacts in the second half
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Michigan's Trey Burke reacts in the second half against the Louisville Cardinals during the NCAA championship game. (April 8, 2013)

The Louisville teams jumps on the bench against
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The Louisville teams jumps on the bench against Michigan during the second half of the NCAA championship game. (April 8, 2013)

Injured guard Kevin Ware #5 of the Louisville
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Injured guard Kevin Ware #5 of the Louisville Cardinals watches his teammates play against the Michigan Wolverines during the NCAA championship game. (April 8, 2013)

Louisville guard Peyton Siva (3) hits the floor
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Louisville guard Peyton Siva (3) hits the floor against Michigan during the second half of the NCAA championship game. (April 8, 2013)

Michigan guard Nik Stauskas (11) watches play against
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Michigan guard Nik Stauskas (11) watches play against Louisville during the second half of the NCAA championship game. (April 8, 2013)

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Louisville forward Chane Behanan (21) comes down with
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Louisville forward Chane Behanan (21) comes down with a rebound against the Michigan. (April 8, 2013)

Michigan guard Trey Burke shoots over Louisville center
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Michigan guard Trey Burke shoots over Louisville center Gorgui Dieng during the second half of the NCAA championship game. (April 8, 2013)

Louisville's Montrezl Harrell reacts in the first half
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Louisville's Montrezl Harrell reacts in the first half while taking on the Michigan Wolverines during the NCAA championship at the Georgia Dome. (April 8, 2013)

From left, Montrezl Harrell #24 and Wayne Blackshear
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From left, Montrezl Harrell #24 and Wayne Blackshear #20 of the Louisville Cardinals react after Harrell dunked the ball in the first half against the Michigan Wolverines during the NCAA championship game. (April 8, 2013)

Loiusville's Gorgui Dieng holds onto the ball as
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Loiusville's Gorgui Dieng holds onto the ball as Mitch McGary #4 and Caris LeVert #23 of the Michigan Wolverines go after it in the first half of the NCAA championship game. (April 8, 2013)

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Louisville's Luke Hancock reacts in the first half
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Louisville's Luke Hancock reacts in the first half while taking on the Michigan Wolverines during the NCAA championship game. (April 8, 2013)

Michigan's Nik Stauskas reacts in the first half
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Michigan's Nik Stauskas reacts in the first half while taking on the Louisville Cardinals during the NCAA championship game. (April 8, 2013)

Michigan's Jon Horford, left, and head coach John
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Michigan's Jon Horford, left, and head coach John Beilein react along with players on the bench in the first half of the NCAA championship game against the Louisville Cardinals. (April 8, 2013)

Louisville center Gorgui Dieng (10) heads to the
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Louisville center Gorgui Dieng (10) heads to the hoop during the NCAA championship game against Michigan. (April 8, 2013)

Michigan's Nik Stauskas reacts in the first half
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Michigan's Nik Stauskas reacts in the first half as Louisville's Tim Henderson looks on during the NCAA championship game at the Georgia Dome. (April 8, 2013)

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Michigan forward Mitch McGary (4) comes down with
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Michigan forward Mitch McGary (4) comes down with the rebound as Louisville guard/forward Wayne Blackshear (20) looks on. (April 8, 2013)

Michigan guard Trey Burke (3) reacts during the
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Michigan guard Trey Burke (3) reacts during the NCAA championship game against Louisville. (April 8, 2013)

Louisville forward Chane Behanan (21) grabs the ball
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Louisville forward Chane Behanan (21) grabs the ball as Michigan forward Mitch McGary (4) looks on. (April 8, 2013)

Louisivlle's Gorgui Dieng dunks in the first half
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Louisivlle's Gorgui Dieng dunks in the first half against Michigan in the NCAA championship game. (April 8, 2013)

Louisville head coach Rick Pitino talks with Peyton
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Louisville head coach Rick Pitino talks with Peyton Siva #3 in the first half of the NCAA championship game against Michigan. (April 8, 2013)

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Michigan's Spike Albrecht reacts in the first half
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Michigan's Spike Albrecht reacts in the first half of the NCAA championship game against the Louisville Cardinals. (April 8, 2013)

Louisville fans hold up signs in support of
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Louisville fans hold up signs in support of their team against the Michigan Wolverines during the NCAA national championship at the Georgia Dome. (April 8, 2013)

Louisville guard Peyton Siva (3) falls to the
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Louisville guard Peyton Siva (3) falls to the court against Michigan during the first half of the NCAA national championship game. (April 8, 2013)

Louisville head coach Rick Pitino reacts to a
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Louisville head coach Rick Pitino reacts to a play against Michigan during the first half of the NCAA national championship game. (April 8, 2013)

A Louisville fan holds up a sign that
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A Louisville fan holds up a sign that reads "In Russ we trust" in support of Russ Smith during the NCAA national championship game against Michigan at the Georgia Dome. (April 8, 2013)

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Michigan forward Glenn Robinson III (1) dunks the
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Michigan forward Glenn Robinson III (1) dunks the ball during the first half of the NCAA national championship game against Louisville. (April 8, 2013)

Michigan guard Trey Burke (3) shoots against Louisville
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Michigan guard Trey Burke (3) shoots against Louisville center Gorgui Dieng (10) during the first half of the NCAA championship game. (April 8, 2013)

Louisville guard Kevin Ware walks out to the
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Louisville guard Kevin Ware walks out to the court before the first half of the NCAA championship game. (April 8, 2013)

Michigan head coach John Beilein, left, speaks with
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Michigan head coach John Beilein, left, speaks with Louisville head coach Rick Pitino before the first half of the NCAA championship game. (April 8, 2013)

Singer Travis Tritt sings the national anthem before
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Singer Travis Tritt sings the national anthem before the NCAA championship game. (April 8, 2013)

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Singer Travis Tritt sings the national anthem before
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Singer Travis Tritt sings the national anthem before the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game between Michigan and Louisville, Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

From left, Michigan fans Lizzie Weilburg, Aaron Sauer
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From left, Michigan fans Lizzie Weilburg, Aaron Sauer and Abby Lieberman cheer before the NCAA championship game. (April 8, 2013)

Louisville fan Nick Pappe cheers outside the Georgia
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Louisville fan Nick Pappe cheers outside the Georgia Dome before the NCAA championship game against Michigan. (April 8, 2013)

Louisville fans hold signs for guard Russ Smith
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Louisville fans hold signs for guard Russ Smith while the team warms up on the court for the NCAA championship game. (April 8, 2013)

Michigan fans support their team outside the stadium
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Michigan fans support their team outside the stadium before Michigan takes on the Louisville Cardinals in the NCAA championship game. (April 8, 2013)

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Michigan student Nate Jones sports a haircut with
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Michigan student Nate Jones sports a haircut with an "M" design shaved in to show support for his school against Louisville in the NCAA national championship game. (April 8, 2013)

A fan of the Louisville Cardinals supports his
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A fan of the Louisville Cardinals supports his team against the Michigan Wolverines during the NCAA championship game. (April 8, 2013)

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