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Watch the reaction from Villanova fans to the shot that won the national title

Villanova’s Kris Jenkins celebrated his game-winning three-point basket over North Carolina on Monday.
Villanova’s Kris Jenkins celebrated his game-winning three-point basket over North Carolina on Monday. Tribune News Services

Classes have been canceled at Villanova University on Tuesday, and you can understand why.

None of the students likely has a voice today. There was some serious cheering and screaming and yelling after Kris Jenkins’ three-pointer gave Villanova a 77-74 win over North Carolina.

Nearly 5,000 fans were gathered at the Villanova Pavillion on Monday night and here was the reaction to Jenkins’ shot (from Patrick Shatkus):

Comcast SportsNet had this shot from a bar in near campus, and it too is wonderful:

Pete Grathoff: 816-234-4330, @pgrathoff

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