NCAA Basketball: Northern Michigan at Michigan

Nov 13, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines guard Caris LeVert (23) goes to the basket against Northern Michigan Wildcats at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Nov 13, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines guard Caris LeVert (23) goes to the basket against Northern Michigan Wildcats at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Nov 13, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Northern Michigan Wildcats head coach Bill Sall reacts against the Michigan Wolverines at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Nov 13, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Northern Michigan Wildcats head coach Bill Sall reacts against the Michigan Wolverines at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Nov 13, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines guard Caris LeVert (23) passes against Northern Michigan Wildcats at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Nov 13, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines guard Caris LeVert (23) passes against Northern Michigan Wildcats at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Nov 13, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines guard Caris LeVert (23) goes to the basket against Northern Michigan Wildcats at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Nov 13, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines guard Caris LeVert (23) goes to the basket against Northern Michigan Wildcats at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Nov 13, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines head coach John Beilein reacts against Northern Michigan Wildcats at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Nov 13, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines head coach John Beilein reacts against Northern Michigan Wildcats at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Nov 13, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Northern Michigan Wildcats forward Chavis Mattison (23) and Michigan Wolverines forward D.J. Wilson (5) at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Nov 13, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Northern Michigan Wildcats forward Chavis Mattison (23) and Michigan Wolverines forward D.J. Wilson (5) at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Nov 13, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines guard Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman (12) shoots against Northern Michigan Wildcats at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Nov 13, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines guard Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman (12) shoots against Northern Michigan Wildcats at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)

 

Nov 13, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines guard Derrick Walton Jr. (10) reacts against Northern Michigan Wildcats at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Nov 13, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines guard Derrick Walton Jr. (10) reacts against Northern Michigan Wildcats at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Nov 13, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines forward D.J. Wilson (5) and guard Duncan Robinson (22) goes for the rebound against Northern Michigan Wildcats at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Nov 13, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines forward D.J. Wilson (5) and guard Duncan Robinson (22) goes for the rebound against Northern Michigan Wildcats at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Nov 13, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines cheerleader during the game against Northern Michigan Wildcats at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Nov 13, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines cheerleader during the game against Northern Michigan Wildcats at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Nov 13, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Northern Michigan Wildcats guard Jordan Perez (5) shoots against the Michigan Wolverines at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Nov 13, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Northern Michigan Wildcats guard Jordan Perez (5) shoots against the Michigan Wolverines at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Nov 13, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Northern Michigan Wildcats guard Jordan Perez (5) shoots on Michigan Wolverines forward Mark Donnal (34) at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Nov 13, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Northern Michigan Wildcats guard Jordan Perez (5) shoots on Michigan Wolverines forward Mark Donnal (34) at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Nov 13, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines guard Kameron Chatman (left to right) Northern Michigan Wildcats forward Brett Branstrom (21) Michigan guard Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman (12) and Northern Michigan guard Jordan Perez (5) go for the ball in the second half at Crisler Center. Michigan won 70-44. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Nov 13, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines guard Kameron Chatman (left to right) Northern Michigan Wildcats forward Brett Branstrom (21) Michigan guard Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman (12) and Northern Michigan guard Jordan Perez (5) go for the ball in the second half at Crisler Center. Michigan won 70-44. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Nov 13, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines cheerleader during the game against Northern Michigan Wildcats at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Nov 13, 2015; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines cheerleader during the game against Northern Michigan Wildcats at Crisler Center. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)

 

 

Royals Tigers MLB

Royals Tigers MLB games in Detroit, May 2015.

May 8, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers third baseman Andrew Romine (27) slides in safe at home on Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez (13) in the second inning at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 8, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers third baseman Andrew Romine (27) slides in safe at home on Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez (13) in the second inning at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 8, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Kansas City Royals relief pitcher Wade Davis (17) checks the runner on first during the eighth inning against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park. Detroit won 6-5. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 8, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Kansas City Royals relief pitcher Wade Davis (17) checks the runner on first during the eighth inning against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park. Detroit won 6-5. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 9, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Kansas City Royals center fielder Jarrod Dyson (1) watches from the dugout during the eighth inning against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 9, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Kansas City Royals center fielder Jarrod Dyson (1) watches from the dugout during the eighth inning against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 9, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Kansas City Royals shortstop Alcides Escobar (2) reacts to an inside pit in the eighth inning against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 9, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Kansas City Royals shortstop Alcides Escobar (2) reacts to an inside pit in the eighth inning against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 8, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers center fielder Anthony Gose (12) and second baseman Ian Kinsler (3) celebrate Kindler bunts for a single scoring Gose in the ninth inning against the Kansas City Royals at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 8, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers center fielder Anthony Gose (12) and second baseman Ian Kinsler (3) celebrate Kindler bunts for a single scoring Gose in the ninth inning against the Kansas City Royals at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 9, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers relief pitcher Joba Chamberlain (44) in the dugout against the Kansas City Royals at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 9, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers relief pitcher Joba Chamberlain (44) in the dugout against the Kansas City Royals at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 10, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera (24) reacts after lining out in the third inning against the Kansas City Royals at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 10, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera (24) reacts after lining out in the third inning against the Kansas City Royals at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 10, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Kansas City Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer (35) is out diving into first as Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera (24) tags the base in the first inning at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 10, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Kansas City Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer (35) is out diving into first as Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera (24) tags the base in the first inning at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera (24) and Kansas City Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer (35) stand on first base during the seventh inning May 10, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera (24) and Kansas City Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer (35) stand on first base during the seventh inning May 10, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 9, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera (24) gets set to bat in the first inning against the Kansas City Royals at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 9, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera (24) gets set to bat in the first inning against the Kansas City Royals at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 10, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Grounds crew pull the tarp during the ninth inning of the game between the Detroit Tigers and the Kansas City Royals at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 10, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Grounds crew pull the tarp during the ninth inning of the game between the Detroit Tigers and the Kansas City Royals at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 10, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Kansas City Royals right fielder Jarrod Dyson (1) first baseman Eric Hosmer (35) and third baseman Christian Colon (24) have fun in the dugout during a rain delay in the ninth inning against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 10, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Kansas City Royals right fielder Jarrod Dyson (1) first baseman Eric Hosmer (35) and third baseman Christian Colon (24) have fun in the dugout during a rain delay in the ninth inning against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 10, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Kansas City Royals first base coach Rusty Kuntz (left to right) Jarrod Dyson (1) first baseman Eric Hosmer (35) enter fielder Lorenzo Cain (6) and third baseman Christian Colon (24) sits in dugout during a rain delay in the ninth inning against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
May 10, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Kansas City Royals first base coach Rusty Kuntz (left to right) Jarrod Dyson (1) first baseman Eric Hosmer (35) enter fielder Lorenzo Cain (6) and third baseman Christian Colon (24) sits in dugout during a rain delay in the ninth inning against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)

 

NCAA Midwest Finals Kentucky vs Notre Dame

I was in Cleveland this week for USA Today covering the Midwest regional games of March Madness. Photographed a great finals game and hung out with some old friends, meant some new friends and colleagues.  Good times.

Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Kentucky Wildcats guard Aaron Harrison (2) shoots against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Kentucky Wildcats guard Aaron Harrison (2) shoots against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Kentucky Wildcats forward Karl-Anthony Towns (12) shoots against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Kentucky Wildcats forward Karl-Anthony Towns (12) shoots against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Kentucky Wildcats head coach John Calipari reacts against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Kentucky Wildcats head coach John Calipari reacts against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Notre Dame Fighting Irish guard/forward Pat Connaughton (24) goes to the basket on Kentucky Wildcats guard Aaron Harrison (2) in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Notre Dame Fighting Irish guard/forward Pat Connaughton (24) goes to the basket on Kentucky Wildcats guard Aaron Harrison (2) in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Kentucky Wildcats forward Willie Cauley-Stein (15) dunks against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Kentucky Wildcats forward Willie Cauley-Stein (15) dunks against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Actress Ashley Judd cheer during the game between the Kentucky Wildcats and the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Actress Ashley Judd cheers during the game between the Kentucky Wildcats and the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Notre Dame Fighting Irish guard Demetrius Jackson (11) dribbles against the Kentucky Wildcats in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Notre Dame Fighting Irish guard Demetrius Jackson (11) dribbles against the Kentucky Wildcats in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; nhc during the game against the Kentucky Wildcats in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; nhc during the game against the Kentucky Wildcats in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Notre Dame Fighting Irish guard/forward Pat Connaughton (24) dunks against the Kentucky Wildcats in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Notre Dame Fighting Irish guard/forward Pat Connaughton (24) dunks against the Kentucky Wildcats in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Kentucky Wildcats forward Willie Cauley-Stein (15) dunks against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Kentucky Wildcats forward Willie Cauley-Stein (15) dunks against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Notre Dame Fighting Irish players reacts to a basket against the Kentucky Wildcats in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Notre Dame Fighting Irish players reacts to a basket against the Kentucky Wildcats in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Kentucky Wildcats forward Karl-Anthony Towns (12) guard Tyler Ulis (3) and Notre Dame Fighting Irish guard Demetrius Jackson (11) goes for the rebound in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Kentucky Wildcats forward Karl-Anthony Towns (12) guard Tyler Ulis (3) and Notre Dame Fighting Irish guard Demetrius Jackson (11) goes for the rebound in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Notre Dame Fighting Irish guard/forward Pat Connaughton (24) goes to the basket defended by Kentucky Wildcats forward Karl-Anthony Towns (12) in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Notre Dame Fighting Irish guard/forward Pat Connaughton (24) goes to the basket defended by Kentucky Wildcats forward Karl-Anthony Towns (12) in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Kentucky Wildcats forward Willie Cauley-Stein (15) and forward Trey Lyles (41) celebrates as forward Karl-Anthony Towns (12) leads the team onto the courts after defeating the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Kentucky Wildcats forward Willie Cauley-Stein (15) and forward Trey Lyles (41) celebrates as forward Karl-Anthony Towns (12) leads the team onto the courts after defeating the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Kentucky Wildcats players lift up the trophy after defeating Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Mar 28, 2015; Cleveland, OH, USA; Kentucky Wildcats players lift up the trophy after defeating Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Kentucky Wildcats forward Trey Lyles (41) holds a piece of net in his teeth after the game against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Kentucky won 68-66. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)
Kentucky Wildcats forward Trey Lyles (41) holds a piece of net in his teeth after the game against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the finals of the midwest regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Kentucky won 68-66. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports (Rick Osentoski/Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)