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Memorable season ends with gripping one-goal title game

The championship game gave us two games in one. Unfortunately for Duke, Johns Hopkins won both.

Originally Published: May 29, 2007
By Quint Kessenich | ESPN.com

BALTIMORE -- The NCAA championship was two games in one.

In the first half, Duke was sluggish, still shaking off the effects of Saturday's wire-to-wire semifinal matchup against Cornell in 100-degree heat. Meanwhile, Johns Hopkins was brilliant, putting together the Blue Jays' best half of the season. Hopkins won the first nine faceoffs of the game and jumped out to a 10-4 lead by the end of the first half.

At halftime, the game changed.

Having finally worked all of the lactic acid ...

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