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Krzyzewski K-O'd: North Carolina Takes Out Coach, Duke 81-77

NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament - Final Four - Practice
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New Orleans (AP) -- For the 48th time over 47 years of unparalleled coaching, Duke’s Mike Krzyzewski took the slow walk to midcourt and shook the hand of the North Carolina coach who beat him.

After that, he found his wife, Mickie, and they made the slow, sad walk, hand-in-hand, off the Superdome floor. Saturday night's 81-77 setback in the national semifinal showdown between archrivals marked Coach K's last loss, and one of his toughest losses, too.