N Carolina Nat'l Champs

North Carolina defeated Gonzaga 71-65 last night (April 3rd) in Arizona to win the men's NCAA basketball title for the sixth time and deny the Bulldogs their first championship. Tar Heels junior guard Joel Berry II, who scored 22 points and had six assists in the title game, was named the most outstanding player of the Final Four. The two Number 1 teams competed in a game that had fans of both sides booing the referees, who called 27 fouls in the second half.