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National championship game hits historic lows

Tuesday, April 5, 2011, 11:21 AM
HOUSTON – So what did you think? Was Monday night’s battle for the national championship between Connecticut and Butler – won 53-41 by the Huskies – one of the worst-played games of such importance in sports history? Neither team could make a shot in the first half. Butler... Read more
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Joe Juliano first visited the Palestra in 1970 after entering Temple University and became hooked for life on Big Five basketball. He'll always go with that name, figuring if the Big Ten can have 12 teams, why can't the Big Five have six?

Juliano joined the Inquirer in 1985 after 10 years at United Press International and has covered college sports for most of that time. His current beats are Villanova basketball, Penn State football, golf and the Penn Relays. Reach Joe at

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