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  1. Unlike Their Performance, Kentucky's VICTORY Over Notre Dame Was an All-TimerRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | A Sea of Blue

    Kentucky did not play to the best of their ability, but they did take a page out of Notre Dame's gaudy offensive efficiency and earned an improbable win. The "luck of the Irish" is a phrase that was coined during the gold and silver rush of the second half of the 19th century.


  2. Notre Dame's upset bid falls short in 68-66 loss to KentuckyRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Tribune-Chronicle

    Pat Connaughton stood motionless in the lane, trying to delay the inevitable. Half a court away Kentucky players rushed onto the floor, their undefeated season and a trip to the Final Four preserved by the narrowest of margins by a team that spent five months defying expectations.


  3. Notre Dame Fighting Irish at Kentucky Wildcats: Postmortem of an Irish Stand-DownRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | A Sea of Blue

    It is with hurting head that I sit down this morning to write about the events of last night's barn-burner between the Notre Dame Fighting Irish and Kentucky Wildcats . A small excess of alcohol and an overdose of adrenaline will often produce that effect.


  4. Kentucky shows it's as long on determination as it is on talentRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | USA Today

    Kentucky took a lead with six seconds to play in its most tense, taut game of the season and returns to the NCAA Final Four with a 38-0 record. Kentucky shows it's as long on determination as it is on talent Kentucky took a lead with six seconds to play in its most tense, taut game of the season and returns to the NCAA Final Four with a 38-0 record.


  5. Jerian Grant's Season in ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Slap the Sign

    Mar 26, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Notre Dame Fighting Irish guard Jerian Grant reacts during the second half against the Wichita State Shockers in the semifinals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports With Notre Dame's terrific season ended, this squad has nothing to hang their heads about.


  6. Five things I think about the Final Four: NCAA Tournament 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    Here are five things I think about the Final Four, and no, I don't think anybody left can beat Kentucky. 1. Kentucky - The players and coaches called their 68-66 victory over Notre Dame, 'a bad game' but that takes away from what the Irish were able to accomplish; which is spread them out and attack.


  7. Notre Dame losing Grant, Connaughton, but cupboard hardly bareRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    As Notre Dame coach Mike Brey walked to his postgame news conference, sophomore Steve Vasturia and junior Zach Auguste flanked him. As they walked down a hallway inside Quicken Loans Arena, Brey found himself flashing forward to next season even though his team had just absorbed a crushing 68-66 season-ending loss to Kentucky with a trip to the Final Four on the line.


  8. Jerami Grant witnessed brother's valiant try vs. KentuckyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago |

    Jerian Grant, a senior guard at Notre Dame, misfired on a last-second three-pointer Saturday night as Kentucky escaped with a 68-66 victory in the Midwest Regional final at Quickens Loans Arena. With the 76ers in town for Sunday's game against the Cleveland Cavaliers, Jerami Grant attended the regional final with his family.


  9. Unbeaten Kentucky shows it is tough enough to win even when it isn't perfectRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago |

    The distinction was illuminated Saturday at Quicken Loans Arena, where the presumed inevitability of an unblemished Wildcats romp to the national title was in jeopardy until the last hundredth of a second flickered off the clock against Notre Dame. After Kentucky's Andrew Harrison gave the Wildcats a 68-66 lead on two free throws with 6 seconds left in the NCAA Tournament Midwest Regional Elite Eight matchup, Notre Dame's Jerian Grant rumbled down the left sideline but could negotiate only a misfired prayer from the corner.


  10. Notre Dame's memorable season ends with heartbreaking lossRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago |

    The Fighting Irish came tantalizing close, though, leading No. 1 Kentucky through much of the second half before falling 68-66 late Saturday night.


  11. Kentucky & Wisconsin Return To Final FourRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WWBN-FM Burton

    Top seeds Kentucky and Wisconsin won their respective regional finals on Saturday to return to the Final Four for the second consecutive year. Here's a recap of the day's action: Andrew Harrison made two free throws with six seconds remaining, and top-seeded Kentucky edged Notre Dame, 68-66, in the Midwest Regional final of the NCAA men's basketball tournament in Cleveland on Saturday night.


  12. 2015 NCAA Tournament: Elite 8 Day Two previewsRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | South Orange Juice

    Both were played at an extremely high level and contained contrasting styles that ebbed and flowed through the 40 minutes. Arizona made a living by attacking Wisconsin's interior and were an outstanding 28 of 30 from the free throw line as a result.


  13. NCAA Tournament Game CapsulesRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Sports Network

    Frank Kaminsky, Sam Dekker and the Wisconsin Badgers are headed back to the Final Four. Once again, it came at the expense of Arizona.


  14. ESPNTopNewsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | ABC News

    The Kentucky Wildcats were always going to have to endure a crisis in this tournament, at least one, and Notre Dame was here to give them their come-to-Touchdown-Jesus moment. The Fighting Irish were not interested in putting up a fight, or in waking up the echoes with a performance destined to fall one basket short.


  15. 2015 NCAA Tournament: Kentucky Eliminates Notre Dame, 68-66Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | One Foot Down

    "I didn't think it would've been an upset. We didn't believe that," said Notre Dame Fighting Irish head coach Mike Brey following his team's Midwest regional final against the top-seeded undefeated Kentucky Wildcats .


  16. Undefeated Kentucky barely escapes Notre Dame in Elite Eight classicRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Has to be. With an undefeated season hanging in the balance, college basketball does not and cannot get better than this.


  17. Notre Dame 'emptied the tank'Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WWWZ-FM North Charleston

    Given what Notre Dame was up against, it was hard for Mike Brey to complain too much in the end. Yeah, the Fighting Irish wanted better looks down the stretch instead of the tough isolation plays that Jerian Grant couldn't finish.


  18. Kentucky vs. Notre Dame was sports perfectionRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | USA Today

    For years, there have been two regional finals that stood out as the pinnacle of college basketball: Duke vs. Kentucky in 1992 and Illinois vs. Arizona in 2005 . We can add one more to the list after Saturday night.


  19. Amazing run ends for Notre Dame Men's BasketballRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WNDU-TV South Bend

    The Notre Dame men's basketball team saw its season end Saturday night in Cleveland, falling 68-66 to top ranked and undefeated Kentucky in the Elite 8. The Irish were so close to taking down the 'unbeatable' Wildcats. A victory would have sent Notre Dame to the Final Four for the 2nd time in program history.


  20. NCAA Bracket 2015: Schedule and Updated Predictions Before Sunday's Elite 8Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    The Kentucky Wildcats and Wisconsin Badgers reached the Final Four following a pair of thrilling contests to kick off the weekend's NCAA tournament action. Wisconsin and Arizona produced plenty of offensive fireworks during a game in which the two squads showcased their athleticism, running the floor and draining buckets in transition.