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NCAA Tournament: Michigan State vs. Louisville

No. 7 Michigan State defeated No. 4 Louisville, 76-70, in overtime in the East Regional final of the NCAA Tournament on Sunday at the Carrier Dome in Syracuse.

Michigan State coach Tom Izzo celebrates with his
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Michigan State coach Tom Izzo celebrates with his team after the East Regional final against Louisville in the NCAA Tournament Sunday, March 29, 2015, in Syracuse.

Michigan State's Travis Trice cuts down part of
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Michigan State's Travis Trice cuts down part of the net after the East rRegional final against Louisville in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament Sunday, March 29, 2015, in Syracuse, N.Y. Michigan State won 76-70. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

Michigan State players hold the East Regional championship
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Michigan State players hold the East Regional championship trophy as coach Tom Izzo speaks after the regional final against Louisville in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament Sunday, March 29, 2015, in Syracuse, N.Y. Michigan State won 76-70. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

SYRACUSE, NY - MARCH 29: Alvin Ellis III
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SYRACUSE, NY - MARCH 29: Alvin Ellis III #3 and Marvin Clark Jr. #0 of the Michigan State Spartans celebrate defeating the Louisville Cardinals 76 to 70 in overtime of the East Regional Final of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Carrier Dome on March 29, 2015 in Syracuse, New York. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Louisville's Terry Rozier (0) reacts in the locker
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Louisville's Terry Rozier (0) reacts in the locker room after the East Regional final against Michigan State in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament Sunday, March 29, 2015, in Syracuse, N.Y. Michigan State won 76-70. (AP Photo/Nick Lisi)

Matt Costello #10 and Travis Trice #20 of
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Matt Costello #10 and Travis Trice #20 of the Michigan State Spartans celebrate after defeating the Louisville Cardinals 76-70 in overtime of the East Regional final of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at the Carrier Dome on March 29, 2015.

SYRACUSE, NY - MARCH 29: Denzel Valentine #45
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SYRACUSE, NY - MARCH 29: Denzel Valentine #45 of the Michigan State Spartans celebrates defeating the Louisville Cardinals 76 to 70 in overtime of the East Regional Final of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Carrier Dome on March 29, 2015 in Syracuse, New York. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Matt Costello #10 of the Michigan State Spartans
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Matt Costello #10 of the Michigan State Spartans celebrates with the trophy after defeating the Louisville Cardinals 76-70 in overtime of the East Regional final of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at the Carrier Dome on March 29, 2015 in Syracuse.

SYRACUSE, NY - MARCH 29: Head coach Rick
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SYRACUSE, NY - MARCH 29: Head coach Rick Pitino of the Louisville Cardinals talks with his team against the Michigan State Spartans in the second half of the game during the East Regional Final of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Carrier Dome on March 29, 2015 in Syracuse, New York. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

SYRACUSE, NY - MARCH 29: Branden Dawson #22
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SYRACUSE, NY - MARCH 29: Branden Dawson #22 of the Michigan State Spartans talks with his teammates in a huddle against the Louisville Cardinals during the East Regional Final of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Carrier Dome on March 29, 2015 in Syracuse, New York. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

The Michigan State Spartans mascot looks on against
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The Michigan State Spartans mascot looks on against the Louisville Cardinals during the East Regional Final of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Carrier Dome on March 29, 2015 in Syracuse.

The Louisville Cardinals mascot performs against the Michigan
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The Louisville Cardinals mascot performs against the Michigan State Spartans during the East Regional Final of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Carrier Dome on March 29, 2015 in Syracuse.

SYRACUSE, NY - MARCH 29: Branden Dawson #22
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SYRACUSE, NY - MARCH 29: Branden Dawson #22 of the Michigan State Spartans reacts after a basket in the second half of the game against the Louisville Cardinals during the East Regional Final of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Carrier Dome on March 29, 2015 in Syracuse, New York. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

SYRACUSE, NY - MARCH 29: Mangok Mathiang #12
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SYRACUSE, NY - MARCH 29: Mangok Mathiang #12 of the Louisville Cardinals reacts after a basket in the first half of the game against the Michigan State Spartans during the East Regional Final of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Carrier Dome on March 29, 2015 in Syracuse, New York. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

SYRACUSE, NY - MARCH 29: Head coach Tom
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SYRACUSE, NY - MARCH 29: Head coach Tom Izzo of the Michigan State Spartans talks with Denzel Valentine #45 in the first half of the game against the Louisville Cardinals during the East Regional Final of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Carrier Dome on March 29, 2015 in Syracuse, New York. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

SYRACUSE, NY - MARCH 29: Mangok Mathiang #12
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SYRACUSE, NY - MARCH 29: Mangok Mathiang #12 of the Louisville Cardinals lays on the ground after a play in the first half of the game against the Michigan State Spartans during the East Regional Final of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Carrier Dome on March 29, 2015 in Syracuse, New York. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Michigan State's Branden Dawson (22) is cheered on
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Michigan State's Branden Dawson (22) is cheered on by teammates after scoring during the second half of a regional final against Louisville in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament Sunday, March 29, 2015, in Syracuse, N.Y. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

A Michigan State Spartans cheerleader looks on against
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A Michigan State Spartans cheerleader looks on against the Louisville Cardinals during the East Regional Final of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Carrier Dome on March 29, 2015 in Syracuse.

Gavin Schilling #34 and Branden Dawson #22 of
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Gavin Schilling #34 and Branden Dawson #22 of the Michigan State Spartans run off court at the half against the Louisville Cardinals during the East Regional Final of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Carrier Dome on March 29, 2015 in Syracuse.

Head coach Tom Izzo of the Michigan State
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Head coach Tom Izzo of the Michigan State Spartans shouts in the first half of the game against the Louisville Cardinals during the East Regional Final of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Carrier Dome on March 29, 2015 in Syracuse.

Louisville's Mangok Mathiang, right, of Australia, protects the
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Louisville's Mangok Mathiang, right, of Australia, protects the ball from Michigan State's Branden Dawson (22) during the second half of a regional final in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament Sunday, March 29, 2015, in Syracuse, N.Y. (AP Photo/Nick Lisi)

SYRACUSE, NY - MARCH 29: Montrezl Harrell #24
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SYRACUSE, NY - MARCH 29: Montrezl Harrell #24 of the Louisville Cardinals reacts in the first half of the game against the Michigan State Spartans during the East Regional Final of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Carrier Dome on March 29, 2015 in Syracuse, New York. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

SYRACUSE, NY - MARCH 29: Marvin Clark Jr.
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SYRACUSE, NY - MARCH 29: Marvin Clark Jr. #0 of the Michigan State Spartans looks on from the huddle with his team prior to the start of the game against the Louisville Cardinals during the East Regional Final of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Carrier Dome on March 29, 2015 in Syracuse, New York. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Michigan State head coach Tom Izzo talks to
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Michigan State head coach Tom Izzo talks to Travis Trice, left, during the second half of a regional final in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament Sunday, March 29, 2015, in Syracuse, N.Y. (AP Photo/Heather Ainsworth)

Michigan State fans react during the second half
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Michigan State fans react during the second half of a regional final against Louisville in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament Sunday, March 29, 2015, in Syracuse, N.Y. (AP Photo/Heather Ainsworth)

SYRACUSE, NY - MARCH 29: Branden Dawson #22
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SYRACUSE, NY - MARCH 29: Branden Dawson #22 of the Michigan State Spartans blocks Mangok Mathiang #12 of the Louisville Cardinals in the second half of the game during the East Regional Final of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Carrier Dome on March 29, 2015 in Syracuse, New York. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

SYRACUSE, NY - MARCH 29: Mangok Mathiang #12
Photo Credit: Getty Images / Maddie Meyer

SYRACUSE, NY - MARCH 29: Mangok Mathiang #12 of the Louisville Cardinals looks on in the first half of the game against the Michigan State Spartans during the East Regional Final of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Carrier Dome on March 29, 2015 in Syracuse, New York. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Louisville's Montrezl Harrell, center, defends Michigan State's Denzel
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Louisville's Montrezl Harrell, center, defends Michigan State's Denzel Valentine (45) during the second half of a regional final in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament Sunday, March 29, 2015, in Syracuse, N.Y. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

Louisville head coach Rick Pitino, left, talks to
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Louisville head coach Rick Pitino, left, talks to Louisville's Montrezl Harrell during the second half of a regional final against Michigan State in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament Sunday, March 29, 2015, in Syracuse, N.Y. (AP Photo/Nick Lisi)

Louisville's Mangok Mathiang (12), of Australia, talks to
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Louisville's Mangok Mathiang (12), of Australia, talks to teammate Montrezl Harrell (24) during the second half of a regional final against Michigan State in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament Sunday, March 29, 2015, in Syracuse, N.Y. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

Michigan State's Denzel Valentine (45) reacts to head
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Michigan State's Denzel Valentine (45) reacts to head coach Tom Izzo during the second half of a regional final against Louisville in the NCAA men's college basketball tournament Sunday, March 29, 2015, in Syracuse, N.Y. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

SYRACUSE, NY - MARCH 29: Travis Trice #20
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SYRACUSE, NY - MARCH 29: Travis Trice #20 of the Michigan State Spartans shoots the ball in the second half of the game against Mangok Mathiang #12 of the Louisville Cardinals during the East Regional Final of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Carrier Dome on March 29, 2015 in Syracuse, New York. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

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