Championship Recap: All Eyes on UNC as They Earn 6th NCAA Title

What an ending! Despite attention favoring Gonzaga, UNC took the title home, net and all. Even though the game aired past 9PM for east coast fans, the championship game still dominated attention when compared to the Elite 8 and Final Four.


The game itself was certainly a thriller. Take a look at our second-by-second analysis below. The first half was a gripping, close battle. After a halftime lull, attention picked right back up as the Tarheels defense helped UNC pull away with less than a minute to go, locking in the win and the title.

Gonzaga vs. UNC - second by second

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