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UConn, Kentucky bound for Final Four

NEW YORK — In 2011, Connecticut rode an incredible individual stretch from their point guard all the way to a national championship. Three years later, the Huskies are back in the Final Four, and in no small part due to the efforts of their current floor general. Shabazz Napier put up 25 points and six rebounds while carrying Connecticut in the second half, and the Huskies punched their ticket to North Texas with a 60-54 decision over Michigan State in the East Region final in front of a pro- Huskies crowd at Madison Square Garden.

Gators, Badgers headed to Final Four

ANAHEIM — No matter what it tried, the fifth-ranked defensive team in the nation had no answer for Frank Kaminsky. The Wisconsin junior big man scored 28 points, including a tip-in with 1:08 left that proved to be the difference, and had 11 rebounds as the Badgers advanced to the Final Four with a 64-63 overtime win over Arizona in the West Regional final on Saturday.