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Duke holds off Creighton

...in Philadelphia, though with far less drama. The Blue Devils topped Kentucky in the 1992 East Region final on Christian Laettner's buzzer-beater in perhaps the greatest game and shot in the tournament's 75-year history.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2013-03-25/duke-holds-creighton
Mike Kryzewski, Rick Pitino forever linked by classic game

...state's civil war.Krzyzewski and Pitino are forever linked by that one game in Philadelphia, immortalized by Christian Laettner's improbable shot."It's one of those moments in time that helped define our sport," Krzyzewski said. "When...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2013-03-30/mike-kryzewski-rick-pitin
Christian Laettner's shot is tops in March Madness

ATLANTA - Christian Laettner will occasionally see a replay of his famous buzzer beater against Kentucky ? and he tries not to look too excited about it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2013-04-05/christian-laettners-shot-
Virginia is for upsets: Rams exorcise Devils

...foul line and over Duke's Jon Scheyer. The Blue Devils' chance to pull off a last-second victory - and with Christian Laettner watching from the stands - failed when Greg Paulus' wild attempt from midcourt hit wide of the basket and off the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/03/16/nca_120560.shtml
College basketball
Overtime

...for withholding the salary. A clause in Brown's contract made Stern the arbiter if there was any dispute. - Christian Laettner isn't planning a comeback with the Memphis Grizzlies yet. Laettner's business partner Brian Davis, who has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/10/04/oth_99126.shtml
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Blue Devils eke out fourth national title

...hometown, but the Blue Devils also like Indy - it's the place where they won their first championship, with Christian Laettner at the helm, back in 1991.It's also the city where Smith's late father, Derek Smith, led Louisville to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college-basketball/2010-04-06/blue-devils-ek
College basketball | Sports | College Sports
Huggins, Coach K back in Final Four after droughts

...plenty of rebounding and defense and nary a superstar.The program that gave us Grant Hill, Shane Battier, Christian Laettner, Jason Williams and dozens more NBA players has produced a 2010 team with pro talent, but no lottery picks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college-basketball/2010-04-02/huggins-coach-
College basketball | Sports | College Sports
Walker wants to prove his worth

...make the playoffs." Atlanta's Antoine Walker (right) gets a finger stuck in his eye as he battles Miami's Christian Laettner for a rebound during first half of an exhibition game. The Hawks acquired Walker in an off-season trade with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/02/nba_433176.shtml
NBA
Okafor, Nelson unanimous picks

...were only seven unanimous selections: Walter Berry of St. John's (1986), David Robinson of Navy (1987), Christian Laettner of Duke (1992), Glenn Robinson of Purdue (1994), Tim Duncan of Wake Forest (1997), Elton Brand of Duke...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/24/nca_409820.shtml
College basketball
Pollin comments on Leonsis, Laettner, state of Wizards

...Both men have since said that their relationship is fine. Pollin also said he was disappointed in Wizards forward Christian Laettner, who was suspended for five games this month for violating the NBA's drug abuse policy. Pollin fought for tougher...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/30/nba_402822.shtml
NBA