Tar Heels Take the Title

The North Carolina Tar Heels took the NCAA Men's Basketball National Championship title Monday night, after winning the championship game against Michigan State 89 - 72.

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Wayne Ellington, Tyler Hansbrough and Danny Green celebrate the Tar Heels 89-72 win against the Michigan State Spartans in the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball National Championship in Detroit.
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North Carolina head coach Roy Williams celebrates with his team after their 89-72 victory over Michigan State in the championship game at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament in Detroit.
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North Carolina's Deon Thompson (21) and Michigan State's Draymond Green (23) go for a rebound in the first half during the championship game at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament Monday, April 6.
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Former NBA players Earvin "Magic" Johnson, right, and Larry Bird present the game ball to a referee before the championship game between Michigan State and North Carolinaduring the championship game at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament.
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Michigan State's Durrell Summers, right, tries to block a shot by North Carolina's Ty Lawson in the first half during the championship game at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament Monday, April 6.
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North Carolina's Tyler Hansbrough goes to the basket past Michigan State's Delvon Roe (10) in the first half during the championship game at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament Monday, April 6.
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Michigan State fans whoop it up outside Ford Field before the championship game between Michigan State and North Carolina at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament April 6 in Detroit.
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North Carolina's Ty Lawson drives to the basket in front of Michigan State's Durrell Summers during the championship game at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament, Monday, April 6 in Detroit.
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Michigan State's Kalin Lucas drives against North Carolina's Ty Lawson (5) in the first half during the championship game at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament Monday, April 6 in Detroit.
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North Carolina head coach Roy Williams directs his team against Michigan State during the championship game at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament Monday, April 6 in Detroit.
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North Carolina's Deon Thompson shoots over Michigan State's Goran Suton during the championship game at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament, Monday, April 6 in Detroit.
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Michigan State fans cheer during pre-game activities before the championship game between Michigan State and North Carolina at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament Monday, April 6.
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A North Carolina fan cheers before the championship game between Michigan State and North Carolina at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament Monday, April 6.
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North Carolina's Tyler Hansbrough puts up a shot over Michigan State's Goran Suton in the first half during the championship game at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament April 6 in Detroit.
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North Carolina's Deon Thompson (21) loses the ball between Michigan State's Goran Suton, left, and North Carolina's Danny Green, right, during the championship game at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament Monday, April 6, 2009, in Detroit.
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The Michigan State Spartans mascot fires up the crowd before the championship game between Michigan State and North Carolina at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament Monday, April 6.
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North Carolina fans Lauren Talley, Tom Kuell, and John Russell cheer before the championship game between Michigan State and North Carolina at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament Monday, April 6.
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North Carolina's Tyler Hansbrough (50) and Michigan State's Delvon Roe go up for the tip-off to begin the championship game at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament Monday, April 6.
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North Carolina's Wayne Ellington (22) drives to the basket past Michigan State's Goran Suton (14) and Delvon Roe in the first half of the championship game at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament Monday, April 6 in Detroit.
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North Carolina's Deon Thompson and Michigan State's Kalin Lucas fight for a loose ball in the first half of the championship game at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament Monday, April 6 in Detroit.
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Michigan State's Kalin Lucas shoots over North Carolina's Ty Lawson (5) during the championship game at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament, Monday, April 6.
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North Carolina's Ty Lawson drives around Michigan State's Goran Suton, rear, during the championship game at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament.
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North Carolina's Tyler Hansbrough (50) shoots under pressure from Michigan State's Marquise Gray in the first half during the championship game at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament.
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North Carolina fans hush the crowd during a free throw during the championship game at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament.
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North Carolina's Ty Lawson (5) tries to steal the ball from Michigan State's Kalin Lucas in the first half during the championship game at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament Monday, April 6.
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Michigan State's Raymar Morgan, right, collides with North Carolina's Danny Green during the championship game at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament, Monday, April 6.
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Michigan State's Draymond Green puts up a shot over North Carolina's Deon Thompson in he first half of the championship game at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament Monday, April 6.
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North Carolina's Tyler Zeller (44) fights for a rebound with Michigan State's Raymar Morgan during the championship game at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament, Monday, April 6.
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Michigan State's Kalin Lucas tries to drive to the basket under pressure from North Carolina players Deon Thompson, left, Ed Davis (32) and Ty Lawson in the first half of the championship game at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament.
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North Carolina's Tyler Hansbrough (50) and Michigan State's Delvon Roe battle for a loose ball in the second half of the championship game at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament.
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Michigan State head coach Tom Izzo reacts to a play as North Carolina's Ed Davis passes in back during the second half of the championship game at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament Monday, April 6, 2009, in Detroit.
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Michigan State's Draymond Green fights for a loose ball with North Carolina's Deon Thompson, rear, during the championship game at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament, Monday, April 6, 2009, in Detroit.
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Michigan State's Draymond Green (23) tries to block a shot by North Carolina's Tyler Hansbrough in the second half of the championship game at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament.
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Michigan State's Durrell Summers tries to keep the ball in bounds in the second half against North Carolina during the championship game at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament.
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North Carolina's Deon Thompson drives to the basket over Michigan State's Goran Suton during the championship game at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament.
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North Carolina's Ty Lawson (5) drives to the basket past Michigan State's Goran Suton during the championship game at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament.
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North Carolina's Tyler Hansbrough celebrates after his team's 89-72 victory over Michigan State in the championship game at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament.
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North Carolina's Tyler Hansbrough celebrates with coach Roy Williams.
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North Carolina head coach Roy Williams hugs star pointguard Ty Lawson.
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North Carolina's Deon Thompson celebrates after their 89-72 win over Michigan State in the championship game at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament Monday, April 6 in Detroit.
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North Carolina teammates Wayne Ellington and Danny Green embrace after their win.
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Michigan State players sit on the bench at the end of the championship game at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament. North Carolina won 89-72.
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North Carolina's Tyler Hansbrough embraces head coach Roy Williams after their 89-72 win over Michigan State in the championship game at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament.
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North Carolina head coach Roy Williams celebrates after the Tar Heels' 89-72 win over Michigan State in the championship gameduring the championship game at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament.
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Michigan State players Korie Lucious (34) and Marquise Gray console each other on the bench after their 89-72 loss to North Carolina in the championship game at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament.
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North Carolina's Tyler Hansbrough celebrates after the Tar Heels' 89-72 win over Michigan State in the championship game at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament Monday, April 6, 2009, in Detroit.
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North Carolina head coach Roy Williams and guard Ty Lawson (5) celebrate with the trophy after their 89-72 victory over Michigan State in the championship game at the men's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament.
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North Carolina's Ty Lawson cuts his portion of the net.
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North Carolina's Tyler Hansbrough celebrates after the Tar Heels' 89-72 win over Michigan State.
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North Carolina head coach Roy Williams gets emotional after the Tar Heels' win.
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North Carolina's Tyler Hansbrough celebrates with fans.
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North Carolina basketball fans celebrate on Franklin Street in Chapel Hill, N.C., April 6, following North Carolina's victory over Michigan State to win the NCAA national championship.
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North Carolina basketball fans build bonfires to celebrate on Franklin Street.
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