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Tuesday Tirade: Mid-Major Disappointment

By Mike Rabon

Butler-UConn resluted in one of the ugliest championship games ever. (photo from feature photo from

KRUI Sports Operations Manager Mike Rabon gives his take on last night’s abysmal game between Butler and UConn that decided the 2011 champion in NCAA basketball.

Although Butler played their hearts out to get to the championship, they shot a miserable 19% against the Huskies.

Coupled with UConn’s 1 for 9 from behind the arc, and the game was mind-numbing.