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Louisville forward Chane Behanan (21) reacts after defeating Michigan after the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta. Louisville won 82-76.

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Louisville forward Montrezl Harrell (24) dunks against Michigan forward Glenn Robinson III (1) during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta.

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Michigan forward Mitch McGary (4) comes down with the rebound as Louisville guard/forward Wayne Blackshear (20) looks on during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta.

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Louisville guard Peyton Siva (3) shoots against a Michigan defense during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta.

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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.

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Louisville guard/forward Luke Hancock (11) drives past Michigan guard Nik Stauskas (11) during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta.

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Michigan and Louisville play during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta.

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Michigan guard Trey Burke (3) heads to the hoop as Louisville center Gorgui Dieng (10) defends during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta.

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Michigan guard Spike Albrecht (2) shoots against Louisville forward Montrezl Harrell (24) during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta.

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Michigan head coach John Beilein, left, speaks with Louisville head coach Rick Pitino before the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta.

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Michigan guard Trey Burke (3) shoots against Louisville center Gorgui Dieng (10) during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta.

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A Louisville fan cheers before the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game against the Michigan, Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta.

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Louisville forward Montrezl Harrell (24) dunks the ball against Michigan forward Glenn Robinson III (1) during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta.

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Louisville guard/forward Luke Hancock (11) loses the ball as Michigan forward Glenn Robinson III (1) and Michigan guard Nik Stauskas (11) defend during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta.

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Former basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian walks on the floor during halftime of the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game between Louisville and Michigan Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta.

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Louisville guard Peyton Siva (3) and Michigan guard Trey Burke (3) work during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta.

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Louisville forward Chane Behanan (21) grabs the ball as Michigan forward Mitch McGary (4) looks on during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta.

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Michigan and Louisville play during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta.

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Louisville guard Peyton Siva (3) shoots against a Michigan defense during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta.

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Michigan guard Nik Stauskas (11) reacts to a goal against the Louisville during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta.

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Louisville guard Peyton Siva (3) hits the court as Michigan forward Mitch McGary (4) and Michigan forward Glenn Robinson III (1) look on during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta.

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Michigan forward Mitch McGary (4) lays up the ball against the Louisville during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta.

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Natalie Middaugh watches the floor before the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game between Louisville and Michigan, Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta.

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Louisville center Gorgui Dieng (10) shoots against the Michigan during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta.

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Amherst's Allen Williamson, right, carries the trophy alongside head coach David Hixon as the team is honored during halftime of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game between Michigan and Louisville, Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta. Amherst defeated Mary Hardin-Baylor 87-70 on Sunday, April 7, to win the NCAA Division III national championship college basketball game.

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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 for the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game, Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta.

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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.

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Louisville head coach Rick Pitino reacts to play against the Michigan during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta.

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Michigan head coach John Beilein watches play against the Louisville during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta.

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Louisville guard Kevin Ware walks out to the court before the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game against the Michigan, Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta.

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Michigan forward Glenn Robinson III (1) dunks the ball against the Louisville during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta.

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Michigan guard Tim Hardaway Jr. (10) heads to the hoop as Louisville center Gorgui Dieng (10) defends during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta.

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Louisville forward Chane Behanan (21) grabs a rebound as Michigan forward Jon Horford (15) looks on during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta.

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Louisville's Peyton Siva (3) gestures against the Louisville during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta.

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Louisville forward Chane Behanan (21) reacts after defeating Michigan after the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta. Louisville won 82-76.

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The Louisville teams jumps on the bench against the Michigan during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta. Louisville won 82-76.

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Louisville head coach Rick Pitino and Louisville guard Peyton Siva (3) reacts after Louisville defeated Michigan during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta. Louisville won 82-76.

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Louisville guard/forward Luke Hancock (11) reacts after Louisville defeated Michigan after the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta. Louisville won 82-76. (

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Gallery updated: 4/9/2013 12:03 AM

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Images of the NCAA men's basketball title game between the Wolverines of Michigan and Louisville at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta. The Louisville Cardinals won their their third national championship.
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