1977 NCAA Division I Basketball Championship Game
The 1977 NCAA Division I Basketball Championship Game took place on March 28, 1977 between the North Carolina Tar Heels and the Marquette Warriors at The Omni in Atlanta, Georgia. The matchup was the final one of the thirty-ninth consecutive NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship single-elimination tournament — commonly referred to as the NCAA Tournament — organized by the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and is used to crown a national champion for men's basketball at the Division I level.
|1977 NCAA Tournament Championship Game|
|National Championship Game|
|Date||March 28, 1977|
|Referee(s)||Reggie Copeland & Bob Wortman|
|United States TV coverage|
|Announcers||Curt Gowdy, Dick Enberg, and Billy Packer|
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