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UofL wins NCAA championship

ATLANTA, GA (WAVE) – The University of Louisville Cardinals have captured the school's third NCAA men's basketball championship with a 82-76 win over Michigan.

Senior guard Peyton Siva led the Cardinals with 18 points.

The win caps a big day for Coach Rick Pitino. Earlier in the day, Pitino was named to the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame.

Louisville previously won the NCAA title in 1980 and 1986 under Denny Crum, another member of the Hall of Fame.

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