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Louisville blew a 22-point lead in the first half and lost 66-63 to Baylor in the final of the Battle 4 Atlantis Tournament

Louisville blew a 22-point lead in the first half and lost 66-63 to Baylor in the final of the Battle 4 Atlantis Tournament

Everything was rolling along for the Louisville basketball team.

The Cardinals jumped on Baylor early, dominated the Bears on the backboards in the first half and led by as much as 22 points. U of L led 39-24 at halftime but then everything turned around.

Baylor hit 17 of 26 from the field in the second half and stormed back.

The Bears hit 6 of their final eight field goals and pulled off a stunning 66-63 victory over the Cardinals in the championship game of the Battle 4 Atlantis Tournament in the Bahamas.

Donovan Mitchell led Louisville with 17 points, while Quentin Snider had 14.

The Cardinals won the battle on the boards 35-31 but were outrebounded 18-7 in the second half.

Louisville hit 25 of 64 from the field, but was just 9 of 27 in the second half. The Cardinals were 5 of 18 from three-point range.


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