The 2011 National Basketball Association Champions were the western conference Dallas Mavericks. The Mavericks played against the eastern conference Miami Heat. The championship that the Dallas Mavericks won was the first ever NBA Championship for the team.
Connecticut beat Louisville, 76-54, in the Women's 2009 NCAA Basketball Championship game.
The finals of the 1939 NCAA Division I basketball championship, the first ever, was played at Patten Gymnasium in Evanston, Illinois which was home to the Northwestern University basketball team.
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"Ever Ever After" by Carrier Underwood
Indiana State and Larry Bird.
No, they never played against each other until that game in 1979.