NCAA: Villanova grabs second championship

Villanova beat North Carolina 77-74 with a game winning 3-pointer with one second left on the clock Monday night at NRG Stadium in Houston.North Carolina struck first in the game with a 3-pointer by Joel Berry II assisted by Justin Jackson with 18:52 on the clock. Kris Jenkins scored a 2-pointer for Villanova at 18:33, their first in the game.

According to, the win was the first buzzer beater in college basketball game history in more than 30 years.


2Villanova 34 43 77
1North Carolina 39 35 74