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Lysacek matches Weir after free skate, takes U.S. title on tiebreak

Updated: January 27, 2008, 10:35 PM ET
Associated Press

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- They were minor things, really. A change of edge here, a more difficult setup to a jump there.

When the skaters are as equally good as Evan Lysacek and Johnny Weir, though, those little details determine who gets the gold and who has to settle for silver.

Lysacek won his second straight crown at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships on Sunday, despite finishing with the same score as Weir. The two -- who have combined to win the last five U.S. crowns ...

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