Connecticut wins NCAA menโ€™s basketball title

Connecticut wins NCAA menโ€™s basketball title

University of Connecticut defeated University of Kentucky 60-54 to win the NCAA menโ€™s basketball championship.

This is the fourth national title for the UConn program. The team is also the first seven-seed to with the national title. Senior point guard Shabazz Napier finished the game with 22 points and six assists.

Kentuckyโ€™s James Young had 20 points and seven rebounds in the title game.

Photo: Connecticut guard Ryan Boatright reacts during the first half of the NCAA championship game against Kentucky Monday, April 7, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo / Eric Gay)

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