Duke Beats Butler for NCAA Title

Duke beat Butler, 61-59, Monday night for its fourth NCAA basketball championship.
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INDIANAPOLIS (

TheStreet

) -- Duke beat Butler, 61-59, Monday night for its fourth NCAA basketball championship and first since 2001.

Butler's Gordon Hayward missed two shots for the win with less than four seconds left, his last shot from halfcourt hitting glass and bouncing off the rim, leaving Duke, coached by Mike Krzyzewski, with the victory.

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