Syracuse University announced today that star basketball player Fab Melo will not participate in the 2012 NCAA Basketball tournament. Melo, an imposing seven foot tall center was the 2011-2012 Big East Defensive Player of the Year for the Orangemen.
The Duke Blue Devils and the Butler Bulldogs met Monday night with the NCAA Men's basketball tournament on the line. Duke won in a nail-biter, winning by two points. For Coach K it would be his fourth championship at Duke.