The University of Kentucky and University of Connecticut both won at the Final Four to set up college basketball’s most improbable championship game matchup since the national tournament started seeding teams in 1979.
The University of Kentucky defeated the University of Wisconsin 74-73 to advance to the National Collegiate Athletic Association basketball tournament championship game against the University of Connecticut. UConn defeated Florida in their semifinal matchup earlier tonight.
College basketball analyst Billy Packer predicted the University of Florida will win the NCAA basketball championship, and he called for a special investigation into “out of control” college athletics.
The University of Kentucky and its five freshman starters completed the Final Four of college basketball’s national tournament, which features two schools that were seeded seventh or worse in their region for the third time in 36 years.