Final Four: North Carolina Beats Oregon, Will Face Gonzaga for Championship

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Oregon guard Dylan Ennis reacts after the Ducks' Final Four loss to North Carolina.
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Get ready for Nike vs. Jordan Brand in the NCAA men’s national championship game Monday when the Gonzaga Bulldogs take on the North Carolina Tar Heels.

The title matchup was set Saturday after the Bulldogs defeated the South Carolina Gamecocks and the Tar Heels held off the Oregon Ducks.

Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed without permission.Mandatory Credit: Photo by AP/REX/Shutterstock (8561410cn)North Carolina players celebrate at the end of a semifinal against Oregon in the Final Four NCAA college basketball tournament, in Glendale, Ariz. North Carolina won 77-76Final Four Oregon North Carolina Basketball, Glendale, USA - 01 Apr 2017 North Carolina players celebrate at the end of their Final Four win over Oregon. AP/REX/Shutterstock

In the night’s second game, the Tar Heels were led to a 77-76 win by forward Kennedy Meeks, who shot 11-for-13 for 25 points and also grabbed 14 rebounds. Meeks wore a Tar Heels player exclusive version of the Air Jordan XXXI.

Another notable Tar Heels contributor was Justin Jackson, who put up 22 points in Chris Paul’s signature Jordan CP3.X sneakers.

Next up, the Tar Heels will face the Bulldogs Monday for the championship at 9:20 p.m. ET.

Theo Pinson North Carolina forward Theo Pinson in the Air Jordan 11. AP/REX/Shutterstock
Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed without permission.Mandatory Credit: Photo by AP/REX/Shutterstock (8561410cf)North Carolina's Kennedy Meeks (3) battles for the possession of the ball against Oregon's Jordan Bell during the second half in the semifinals of the Final Four NCAA college basketball tournament, in Glendale, ArizFinal Four Oregon North Carolina Basketball, Glendale, USA - 01 Apr 2017 North Carolina’s Kennedy Meeks (3) in the Air Jordan XXXI. AP/REX/Shutterstock
Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed without permission.Mandatory Credit: Photo by AP/REX/Shutterstock (8561410m)Oregon forward Jordan Bell (1) shoots over North Carolina forward Kennedy Meeks (3) during the first half in the semifinals of the Final Four NCAA college basketball tournament, in Glendale, ArizFinal Four Oregon North Carolina Basketball, Glendale, USA - 01 Apr 2017 Oregon forward Jordan Bell shoots over North Carolina forward Kennedy Meeks during the first half. AP/REX/Shutterstock
Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed without permission.Mandatory Credit: Photo by AP/REX/Shutterstock (8561410bq)North Carolina forward Justin Jackson shoots over Oregon guard Tyler Dorsey, right, during the second half in the semifinals of the Final Four NCAA college basketball tournament, in Glendale, ArizFinal Four Oregon North Carolina Basketball, Glendale, USA - 01 Apr 2017 North Carolina forward Justin Jackson in the Jordan CP3.X. AP/REX/Shutterstock

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