Louis DeLuca, McClatchy-Tribune
April 4, 2011
Connecticut won five games in five nights to win the Big East basketball tournament. Then it won another six games in a row to win the NCAA tournament and bring home a national title. Along the way, Walker scored 130 points in the league tournament -- including a buzzer-beating winner in the quarterfinals -- before averaging 23.5 points in the NCAA tournament. No one put his team on his back like the 172-pound guard from the Bronx.