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Cards' run still great, even in defeat

Originally Published: April 9, 2013
By Graham Hays | espnW

NEW ORLEANS -- After the United States men's hockey team beat the Soviet Union in the "Miracle on Ice," it still had to beat Finland for the gold medal. It did not, however, have to turn around and beat the Soviets a second time.

One giant too many left Louisville one win short of the greatest run in the history of the women's NCAA tournament.

Or maybe Louisville's 93-60 loss to Connecticut on Tuesday night simply ended that run without damaging it so very much. Maybe ...

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