1999 Men's NCAA Basketball Tournament
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U-Conn. Upends Duke for Title
Huskies celebrate
Richard Hamilton, who averaged 24.2 points per game in the tournament, leads celebration. (AP)

Connecticut won its first NCAA tournament title in stunning fashion Monday, outexecuting the vaunted Duke Blue Devils down the stretch to get a 77-74 victory at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Fla.

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