We stayed up until the last click of the game clock (yawn..) So excited. Couldn't sleep! I think it was 2:15 a.m. when I turned off the light. I told Dick we're too old to play championship basketball :) My neck was really stiff the next morning - I know it was caused by the tension of the game!
Michigan Downs Syracuse, Will Play for National Championship
April 6, 2013
Site: Atlanta, Ga. (Georgia Dome)
Event: NCAA Tournament (National Semifinal)
Score: #10 Michigan 61, #16 Syracuse 56
Records: U-M (31-7), Syracuse (30-10)
Next U-M Event: Monday, April 8 -- vs. Louisville in NCAA Championship Game (Atlanta, Ga.), 9:23 p.m. (TV: CBS)
ATLANTA, Ga. -- Making its first NCAA Final Four appearance in 20 years, the University of Michigan men's basketball team received a big lift from its bench in defeating Syracuse, 61-56, in the national semifinal round Saturday (April 6) before a crowd of 75,350 at the Georgia Dome. The Wolverines (31-7) will play No. 1 overall seed Louisville (34-5) in the national championship game Monday (April 8) at 9:23 p.m. on CBS.