UNC, Armando Bakot is battling an injury in losing the title without bruises

NEW ORLENS – Lame, beaten, exhausted, North Carolina kept coming. The Tar Heels were down, they were up — much worse — and they were down again. But they refused to submit, unkilled basketball zombies.

Until their bodies finally betrayed.

Kansas, very good and very happy in this tournament, won 72-69 and won the title of national champion. It wasn’t over until Caleb Love’s triple over Christian Brown went wide to the left of the edge in the final seconds, hitting the board almost exactly where Davidson’s keeper Jason Richards made his final shot against the Joyhacks in the 2008 Midwest Finals – the last time Kansas won all .

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