Connecticut beats Michigan State 60-54, earns Final Four spot
NEW YORK — Connecticut beat Michigan State 60-54 on Sunday to earn a Final Four berth in the NCAA men’s basketball tournament.
The last Final Four team will be determined Sunday when Michigan faces Kentucky in the Midwest Region.
On Saturday, Wisconsin beat Arizona 64-63 in the West Region, and Florida defeated Dayton 62-52 in the South Region to earn Final Four berths.
The Final Four games will be played Saturday in Arlington, Texas. Florida will face Connecticut, and Wisconsin will play the winner of the Michigan-Kentucky game.
The championship game will be played Monday, April 7.
Violence broke out in Tucson Saturday night after the Wisconsin-Arizona game.
Several hundred people blocked a road on the University of Arizona campus, said police Sgt. Pete Dugan.
When they refused officers’ orders to disperse and began lobbing objects, police used pepper balls and canisters, Dugan said.
Police reported some damage to property. Those arrested were charged with resisting arrest, unlawful assembly and disorderly conduct.