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Sports POY: Runner UpEamon Queeney, North State Journal North Carolina fans react to a basket as they watch the NCAA men's basketball championship game inside of Sup Dogs on Franklin Street in Chapel Hill, Monday, April 4, 2016. Villanova defeated North Carolina 77 - 74 to win the NCAA men's basketball national championship at NRG Stadium in Houston.

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Eamon Queeney, North State Journal

North Carolina fans react to a basket as they watch the NCAA men's basketball championship game inside of Sup Dogs on Franklin Street in Chapel Hill, Monday, April 4, 2016. Villanova defeated North Carolina 77 - 74 to win the NCAA men's basketball national championship at NRG Stadium in Houston.