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FINALS WATCH: Michigan timeout

Saturday - 4/6/2013, 10:00pm  ET

Syracuse and Michigan play during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 6, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

ATLANTA (AP) -- A reminder of an infamous moment in Michigan basketball history can be seen near the court.

There's a sign that says "TIME OUTS LEFT" with the No. 5 on it. Hard to tell if the tone is a mocking one or if it's just a Michigan fan trying to be helpful. There is a block "M'' on the message.

Former Michigan star Chris Webber called a timeout in the last seconds of the 1993 championship game against North Carolina -- but the Wolverines didn't have any left. The play resulted in technical fouls against Michigan and the Tar Heels went on to win 77-71.

-- Noah Trister -- -- http://twitter.com/@noahtrister

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