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Duke defeats Gonzaga, 66-52, for trip to Final Four

Duke defeats Gonzaga, 66-52, for trip to Final Four

It has been so long since Duke last advanced out of an NCAA tournament region that Coach Mike Krzyzewski has grandchildren who were not alive to see the Blue Devils in the Final Four. OK, it has been only five years, but at Duke, where cutting down nets seems like a birthright, five years can feel like an eternity. So, with 45 seconds left in Duke's 66-52 win over Gonzaga on Sunday, after the game was iced by a Matt Jones layup, Krzyzewski pumped his arms, spun toward his family, and yelled, "We're going to the Final Four!" Krzyzewski, who has reached the Final Four in more than a third of his 35 seasons at Duke, will make his 12th appearance, tied for the most ever...

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