No. 5 - March 24, 1990: Duke 79, UConn 78 (OT) in East Rutherford, N.J.

<a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="OREDU0000152" title="University of Connecticut" href="/topic/education/colleges-universities/university-of-connecticut-OREDU0000152.topic">UConn</a>'s Tate George reacts in front of the Duke bench after missing a steal at the end of the Huskies' 79-78 overtime loss to the Blue Devils in the 1990 <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="EVSPR000001" title="NCAA Tournaments" href="/topic/sports/ncaa-tournaments-EVSPR000001.topic">NCAA Tournament</a> <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="EVSPR0000083" title="NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament" href="/topic/sports/basketball/ncaa-mens-division-i-basketball-tournament-EVSPR0000083.topic">Elite Eight</a>. The loss denied the Huskies their first trip to the <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="EVSPR00000129" title="NCAA Final Four" href="/topic/sports/basketball/ncaa-final-four-EVSPR00000129.topic">Final Four</a> in school history.
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( BRAD CLIFT / HARTFORD COURANT / March 24, 1990 )

UConn's Tate George reacts in front of the Duke bench after missing a steal at the end of the Huskies' 79-78 overtime loss to the Blue Devils in the 1990 NCAA Tournament Elite Eight. The loss denied the Huskies their first trip to the Final Four in school history.

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