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Walter Davis in 1977 NCAA Championship Game

1977 NCAA Championship Game

1977 NR

A year after the undefeated Indiana Hoosiers were crowned NCAA National Champions, the Marquette University Warriors took on the University of North Carolina Tar Heels for a ferocious battle of skill on the hard court. Marquette's subsequent 67-59 win granted the team its first national NCAA title and a chance to bask in the glory of their victory in college basketball's biggest game.