LOOK: The best photos from the Final Four

James Young's dunk of the tourney between Amida Brimah, DeAndre Daniels. (Bob Donnan/USATSI)

We've got a nice crop of terrific images to take in from college basketball's ultimate weekend. Final Four, three games, and more than two dozen photographs of the proceedings.

Thanks again to the hard-working photographers that never fail to capture some stirring snapshots.


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This ball would be dunked. What. (Matthew Emmons/USATSI)

One more, because I think this dunk's memory will still live on, even in defeat. (Pool photo)

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Jerry Jones, Dubya, Bill Clinton, Jason Witten, Tony Romo. You fill in the rest. (Matthew Emmons/USATSI)

DeAndre Daniels spreads for the slam. (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

The ball is tipped. (Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

And now we appreciate Alex Poythress' trampoline dunk from Saturday. (Pool photo)

The man was on an invisible trampoline. (Getty Images)

And one more. Because Andrew Harrison's face says it all. (Matthew Emmons/USATSI)

Kentucky's cheerleaders celebrate the W over Wisconsin. (Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Sam Dekker consoles Ben Brust on the cart ride to the presser. (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Ryan Boatright would somehow survive this Pat Young swat. (Robert Deutsch/USATSI)

Kevin Ollie sneaks a peek. Thankfully reviews didn't slow the Final Four. (Robert Deutsch/USATSI)

Bird’s eye view from the cheap seats. (Kevin Jairaj/USATSI)

This looks familiar. Aaron Harrison gets UK into the title game. (Bob Donnan/USATSI)

Another angle of Aaron Harrison's winning 3 over Josh Gasser. (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

This was after UK won on Saturday, actually. (Kevin Jairaj/USATSI)

DeAndre Daniels attempts a different kind of D on Julius Randle. (Matthew Emmons/USATSI)

Love this angle; now idea how the image was captured. (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

National Anthem. (Robert Deutsch/USATSI)

UConn fans know what this guy is talking about. (Matthew Emmons/USATSI)

Ryan Boatright kneels as the streamers hit the deck and UConn wins its fourth title. (Bob Donnan/USATSI)

Amida Brimah makes a confetti angle. (Robert Deutsch/USATSI)

UConn's backcourt embraces in winning a national championship. (Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Who is that dapper reporter on the left? Kev, can I get a sec? (Matthew Emmons/USATSI)

What a cool perspective of a shot. We're all down there somewhere. (Tom Pennington/Getty images)

Watching 'One Shining Moment.' Terrific shot. Frame this in Storrs. (Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Podium and a confettilanche. (Kevin Jairaj/USATSI)

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Matt Norlander is a national award-winning writer who has been with CBS Sports since 2010. He's in his seventh season covering college basketball for CBS, and also covers the NBA Draft, the Olympics and... Full Bio

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