The semi-finals of the 2015 Final Four in Indianapolis featured Duke defeating Michigan State 81-61 and Wisconsin besting Kentucky 71-64. In the championship game, Duke defeated Wisconsin 68-63 for their fifth national title in program history.Continue Reading
While Michigan State raced out to an early eight-point lead against the Blue Devils, the Spartans finished the first half making just two of their last 15 field goal attempts and never recovered. In the other semi-final, the Badgers were aided by 20 points and 11 rebounds from All-American center Frank Kaminsky in knocking off the previously undefeated Wildcats.
The championship game featured a 31-31 halftime tie and 13 lead changes, with Duke holding the Badgers to four points over an eight-minute second half stretch to eek out the win.Learn more about Basketball