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Louisville Tops Michigan for NCAA Title

April 9, 2013



The University of Michigan men's basketball team lost to Louisville in the NCAA Tournament championship game in Atlanta Monday night, 82-to-76. Sophomore guard Trey Burke scored 24 points for the Wolverines, who were trying to win their first national title since 1989. Luke Hancock scored 22 for the Cardinals, who won their first championship since 1986. UL Coach Rick Pitino became the first coach to win national titles at two different schools. He won it all at Kentucky in 1996. WDET's Pat Batcheller talked about the game with WXYZ Sports reporter David Solano. Click on the audio link above to hear the conversation.