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Michael Arace | Pain of Ohio State's loss in 1961 NCAA title game still lingers

The Columbus Dispatch — Michael Arace The Columbus Dispatch

March 26--A double anniversary of sorts passed Wednesday. It was on March 25, 1961, when Ohio State's powerhouse basketball team was upset by Cincinnati, in overtime, in the NCAA national championship game.

And it was on March 25, 1967, when Dayton's remarkable run was stopped cold in the final by UCLA and Lew Alcindor, later known as Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.

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