The 2012 NCAA Tournament's National Championship Game match-up was finalized Saturday, as the Kentucky Wildcats and Kansas Jayhawks both earned victories in their respective semifinal contests in New Orleans, LA. The top-seeded Wildcats outlasted the Louisville Cardinals, 69-61, while the No. 2 Jayhawks used a come-from-behind effort to edge the Ohio. St. Buckeyes, 64-62, in the night cap.
The results officially trimmed the March Madness field from 68 teams to two, and only one will be standing after Monday's National Title Game (9:23 p.m. ET on CBS). If you'd like to see how everything has played out, SB Nation has an updated printable bracket at its NCAA Tournament homepage.
Currently, Kentucky is a 6-point favorite to win the crown, while Kansas will be looking for its first national title since 2008.