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The Connecticut Huskies celebrate after defeating the Kentucky Wildcats 60-54 in the NCAA Men's Final Four Championship at AT&T Stadium on April 7, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Connecticut Wins NCAA Title, 60-54 Over Kentucky

Shabazz Napier scored 22 points and Connecticut won its second NCAA title in four years, beating all those Kentucky freshmen 60-54 in the championship game Monday night.

04/07/2014

(Courtesy Aetna Communications)

Celebration All Around Town

The cupola at Aetna is glowing Husky blue.

04/07/2014

NCAA Men's Final Four - Championship

Photos: UConn vs Kentucky – First Half

See photos from the NCAA Championship game from the first half!

04/07/2014

Kayla McBride, Notre Dame (Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Notre Dame Has High Hopes For McBride

Notre Dame is looking for its first championship since 2001, with senior Kayla McBride trying to help the Irish cap an undefeated season with a win against their old Big East nemesis, Connecticut.

04/07/2014

Credit www.munsonschocolates.com

Governors Bet Local Delicacies On Championship Game

Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear and Connecticut Gov. Daniel Malloy are wagering local delicacies on their home teams in the NCAA Championship men’s basketball game.

04/07/2014

UConn 63 v Florida 53

JOE D’S NOTEBOOK April 7th, 2014

Hours away from the last game of the college basketball season and for the fourth time, it will involve the UConn Huskies. Tonight at AT&T Stadium,it’s UConn and Kentucky for the National Championship in a scenario that seemed totally unlikely for either team four weeks ago.

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(Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Foul Line A Big Factor In UConn Win

Foul shots were a major factor in the NCAA National Championship game: UConn was 10 for 10 from the foul line ; Kentucky was 13 of 24 from the foul line, and missed its final three attempts.

04/07/2014

Image courtesy Quassy Amusement & Waterpark

Local Amusement Park Backs UConn in Friendly Flag Wager

You could call it a “high roller wager” – literally.

04/07/2014

Bruce Springsteen (Mike Coppola/Getty Images)

Music, As Well As Basketball For Final Four

Bruce Springsteen took the stage holding basketball on the last day of a three-day music festival in Dallas for the NCAA Final Four.

04/07/2014