Found April 10, 2013 on The Victory Formation:
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We think it is only appropriate to wrap up coverage of this year’s Final Four, which saw Louisville win their third National Title by defeating Michigan in the Championship Game. This isn’t nearly as funny as their past ventures, but we thoroughly enjoyed how it highlights Spike Albrecht’s crazy first half as he filled in for Trey Burke who sat out with foul trouble: Awesome dig at Georgetown in the end. H/T CollegeBasketballTalk
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