Virginia beats Texas Tech in OT, claims first national title

Virginia beats Texas Tech in OT, claims first national title

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US Bank Stadium, site of the Final Four in Minneapolis US Bank Stadium, site of the Final Four in Minneapolis

The Virginia Cavaliers are the 2019 national champions.

It's the first title for Virginia. Kyle Guy scored 14 of his 24 points after halftime. Ty Jerome had 16. Virginia was a perfect 12/12 from the free throw line in OT.

Brandone Francis led Tech with 17 points, Jarrett Culver and Davide Moretti 15 each.

We spoke with a few players in the locker room after the game. 

Below is a timeline of some highlights from the game. 

Virginia went up 17-7 before Texas Tech went on an 18-4 run to go ahead. The Cavaliers' Kyle Guy had 10 points, Ty Jerome eight at halftime  

Brandone Francis and Davide Moretti each had eight points for the Red Raiders in the first half. 

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