Ray Allen scored a 25 points and sparked a key late stretch Sunday to lead the Heat to victory and pass Allen Iverson for 21st on the NBAs scoring list.
Florida capped the greatest run in SEC history with its biggest defensive stop of the season, holding off Kentuckys splendid second-half surge for a dramatic 61-60 win and its first tournament title since 2007.
The NCAA selection committee gave Virginia the last No. 1 seed, stuck Louisville with a No. 4 seed and left SMU out of the 68-team field.