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Check out the best plays from Duke and Wisconsin in the national championship game

By SI Wire
April 06, 2015

Jones made this Duke go-ahead three-pointer to put the Blue Devils up 59-58 and then, um, fell to the floor

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This Kaminski drive and spin-move plus the finish made us dizzy, and also got Okafor his fourth foul with nine minutes left. 

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We're not sure exactly how Tyus Jones made this shot, but he did. The shot and the ensuing free-throw put Duke within one, 51-50. 

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Grayson Allen came alive in the second half, first on this scrappy play to save a ball heading out of bounds...

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...and then on this and-one trip down the lane to pull Duke within four. The ensuing free throw closed the margin to three.

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With 13 minutes left in the second half, Kaminsky went unchecked down the lane for two points off the inbounds play, putting Wisconsin up by nine

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Maybe it's the high, panning camera angle, but this give-and-go wrap around between Tyus Jones and Winslow was electric 

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Sam Dekker went full-Tebow on this out-of-bounds play early in the second half. The ball was called as going off Wisconsin.

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Just under the 19-minute mark of the second half, Kaminsky took this feed at the elbow and went one-step to the dish for a two

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With just under five to play in the first, Frank Kaminsky drove left-handed and made a shot in traffic to tie up the game at 23 apiece - and he got the foul

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Traveon Jackson missed a three, but followed his shot, got the rebound and made a lightening-quick pass to Dekker for a quick two

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Duke's Amile Jefferson got busy with some #swattage on a Gasser lay-in attempt (hopefully

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Sam Dekker missed a running lane shot, but he didn't need to worry: Duje Dukan was there for the clean-up

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On the next Duke play, Grayson Allen took the ball on a fast-break and made a roundabout lay-in to give Duke the lead

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Jahlil Okafor took a nifty pass from down low by Quinn Cook and slammed it down with authority, drawing Duke within one at the 13-minute mark

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The game's earliest star was Josh Gasser's contact, which flew through the air dramatically after he was poked in the eye in the opening minutes of the game. 

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