2012 NCAA Final Four: Kentucky Wins National Championship, 67-59, Over Kansas

The Kentucky Wildcats defeated the Kansas Jayhawks, 67-59, in Monday night's NCAA Championship Game.

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Printable NCAA Bracket 2012: March Madness' Last Team Remaining Is Kentucky

The NCAA Tournament concluded Monday, and the Kentucky Wildcats are the 2012 National Champions. The Wildcats downed the Kansas Jayhawks, 67-59, in the National Championship Game in New Orleans, LA, and, though, many college hoops fans were probably out of their office's bracket pool by the first weekend, at least, many got their final pick correct -- yeap, in the end, we're all winners!

Now, if you're one of the lucky (or skilled) fans that won your office's contest and you need a brand-new, clean updated printable bracket to hang on your wall, click on the link and SB Nation can provided you one.

Meanwhile, here's SBNation.com's reaction to UK winning it all.

Kentucky Wildcats are National Champions (via sbnation)

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Printable NCAA Bracket 2012: Kansas, Kentucky To Meet In National Championship Game

The NCAA Tournament's Final Four is now the final two, as on Saturday the Kentucky Wildcats and Kansas Jayhawks both earned victories in their respective semifinal contests in New Orleans, LA. The top-seeded Wildcats beat blue-grass rival, the Louisville Cardinals, 69-61, while the No. 2 Jayhawks used a come-from-behind effort to edge the Ohio. St. Buckeyes, 64-62.

The final results narrowed the March Madness field from 68 teams to two, with only one standing after Monday's National Title Game (9:23 p.m. ET on CBS). If you'd like to see how everything has shaped out, well, you're in luck as SB Nation has an updated printable bracket.

Currently, the Jayhawks enter as 6-point underdogs to win their first National Championship since 2008, when they beat a John Calipari-led Memphis Tigers.

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NCAA Final Four 2012, Ohio State Vs. Kansas Final Score: Jayhawks Win Thriller, 64-62

Junior forward Thomas Robinson scored a game-high 19 to points Saturday to help the Kansas Jayhawks earn a thrilling 64-62 victory over the Ohio St. Buckeyes in the NCAA Tournament Semifinal contest in New Orleans, LA. The Jayhawks overcame a nine-point halftime deficit to advance to the National Championship Game, where they will face the Kentucky Wildcats on Monday (9:23 p.m. ET on CBS).

Trailing 59-56 with 2:22 remaining in the game, Kansas used a 6-0 run to earn a 62-59 lead with 1:08 to go. From there, the Jayhawks used defense and a two free throws from Tyshawn Tyalor (10 points) to cement a trip to the title game for the first time since 2008, when they defeated the John Calipari-led Memphis Tigers.

The Buckeyes were paced by senior guard guard William Buford's 19 points, while sophomore center Jared Sullinger netted scored 13 points and collected 11 rebounds in probably his final game in a Ohio State uniform.

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NCAA Final Four 2012, Kentucky Vs. Louisville Final Score: Wildcats Beat Cardinals, 69-61

The Louisville Cardinals were an honorable opponent Saturday, but the top-seeded Kentucky Wildcats were just too much. Propeled by a 18-point, 14-rebound, five-block effort from freshman center Anthony Davis, the Wildcats defeated their Blue Grass State rival the Cardinals, 69-61, in the NCAA Tournament Semifinals. Kentucky advance on to the National Championship game, where it will face either the Ohio St. Buckeyes or Kansas Jayhawks on Monday.

Kentucky made 55-percent of its shots to help overcome a 37-31 rebound margin in favor for Louisville. At one point, the Cardinals had a double-digit rebound advantage over the Wildcats and the game was tied at 49 with about nine minutes remaining in regulation.

Louisville was paced by junior guard Peyton Siva's 11 points, while freshman forward Chane Behanan added 10.

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NCAA Tournament 2012: Dispelling the Kentucky/Washington Wizards Myth

This famous argument can easily be answered by a game played way back in 2003.

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NCAA Bracket 2012 Printable: Elite 8 Halfway Completed, Final Four Finalized Sunday

Officially, six teams remain alive in the NCAA Tournament, and two of those programs -- the Ohio St. Buckeyes and Louisville Cardinals -- have punched their ticket to the Final Four in New Orleans, La. Meanwhile, on Sunday, four more teams - Kentucky Wildcats, Baylor Bears, North Carolina Tar Heels, Kansas Jayhawks -- will try to win its respective regional finals and move on to March Madness crown jewel.

For those men's college hoops fans still alive in their bracket contests, well, kudos. However, if you an updated bracket, print one out here. Meanwhile, here's Sunday's Elite Eight game times and TV schedule.

Sunday, March 25

Baylor vs. Kentucky, 2:20 p.m. ET, CBS
Kansas vs. North Carolina, 5:05 p.m. ET, CBS
The winners advance to the Final Four.

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NCAA Tournament 2012 Schedule: Lehigh Vs. Xavier Game Time, TV Schedule, Betting Odds

The small Patriot League school and No. 15-seeded Lehigh Mountain Hawks will look to make some more noise in the NCAA Tournament Sunday, as they take on the No. 10 Xavier Musketeers in a Round of 32 contest in Greensboro, NC. The winner advance to the Sweet 16 where it will face No. 3 Baylor Bears.

On Friday, the Mountain Hawks (27-7) became a part of March Madness history as they knocked of the South Region's No. 2 seed, the Duke Blue Devils, 75-70. Junior guard C.J. McCollum netted a game-best 30 points for Lehigh, became just the sixth No. 15 seed to knock off a No. 2 in NCAA Tournament history.

Meanwhile, Xavier pulled an upset of its own Thursday defeating the No. 7 Notre Dame Fighting Irish, 67-63. Guard Tu Holloway's netted a game-high 25 points including a go-ahead layup in the final minute. Dezmine Wells had a double-double with 14 points and 11 rebounds while Kenny Frease contributed 10 points for the Musketeers (22-12)

Here's the game's tip-off time, TV information and betting odds:

Location: Greensboro, NC.

Game time: 7:45 p.m. ET

TV information: truTV

Announcers: Jim Nantz (play-by-play) and Clark Kellogg (color commentary)

Betting odds: Xavier is 4-point favorite.

For more NCAA Tournament coverage, be sure to check out our tournament stream, SB Nation's tournament hub and SB Nation Philly. Also make sure to check out our NCAA Tournament Printable Bracket stream. Enjoy the road to New Orleans!

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NCAA Bracket 2012 And Schedule: Sunday's Bracket, Game Time And Schedule

The NCAA Tournament officially get six-day old on Sunday, as the final eight games of the Round of 32 will be played at various arena around the country. Of course, those in the local SB Nation Philly area, will be waiting for the start of No. 15-seeded Lehigh Mountain Hawks contest against No. 10 Xavier Musketeers at 7:45 p.m. ET on truTV.

However, before that game tips off there are seven more contests to pay attention to. Here's Suday's NCAA Tournament game times, TV schedule and announcers:

N.C. State vs. Georgetown, 12:15 p.m. on CBS
Announcers: Tim Brando and Mike Gminski

Saint Louis vs. Michigan St., 2:45 p.m. (tentative) on CBS
Announcers: Tim Brando and Mike Gminski

Creighton vs. North Carolina, 5:15 p.m. on CBS
Announcers: Jim Nantz and Clark Kellogg

Norfolk St. vs. Florida, 6:10 p.m. on TNT
Announcers: Marv Albert, Steve Kerr and Craig Sager

Ohio vs. South Florida, 7:10 p.m. on TBS
Announcers: Ian Eagle and Jim Spanarkel

Lehigh vs. Xavier, 7:45 p.m. (tentative) on truTV
Announcers: Jim Nantz and Clark Kellogg

Purdue vs. Kansas, 8:40 p.m. (tentative) on TNT
Announcers: Marv Albert, Steve Kerr and Craig Sager

Cincinnati vs. Florida St., 9:40 p.m. (tentative) on TBS
Announcers: Ian Eagle and Jim Spanarkel

For more NCAA Tournament coverage, be sure to check out our tournament stream, SB Nation's tournament hub and SB Nation Philly. Also make sure to check out our NCAA Tournament Printable Bracket stream. Enjoy the road to New Orleans!

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