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So close, but Blue Devils let title slip away

Updated: April 5, 2006, 4:18 PM ET
By Mechelle Voepel | Special to ESPN.com

BOSTON -- How did it get away?

You know that's the question Gail Goestenkors and the Duke Blue Devils will ask themselves today, tomorrow, the next day, the next …

Duke's 78-75 overtime loss to Maryland in the NCAA title game Tuesday might go down as great theater in the annals of women's basketball. For Duke, though, it will be forever unwatchable -- the ultimate prize firmly in the Blue Devils' grasp, only to be yanked away by Maryland's talented underclassmen.

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