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On The Fly: Looking Back To 1998 NCAA Tournament

On The Fly: Looking Back To 1998 NCAA Tournament

The last time the NCAA Tournament was in Hartford, in 1998, North Carolina won twice here. The Tar Heels would end up beating UConn that year in the East Regional final 75-64, which was played in Greensboro, N.C. Khalid El-Amin had 24 for the Huskies. Antawn Jamison had a double-double (20 points, 11 rebounds) for North Carolina. That was also the season Rip Hamilton hit the shot at the buzzer to beat Washington 75-74 to send UConn to the regional final. It was a dizzying sequence. Jake Voskuhl's shot rolled off the rim. Hamilton tried a put-back that missed. Kevin Freeman slapped the ball off the...

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