The Washington Times - April 4, 2009, 07:56PM

DETROIT —- A little bit before the second game begins, but we’ve already got the lineups and officials for the second semifinal.


No surprises here —- North Carolina and Villanova are sticking with what got them to Ford Field.


G-5-Ty Lawson
G-22-Wayne Ellington
G-14-Danny Green
F-21-Deon Thompson
F-50-Tyler Hansbrough


G-1-Scottie Reynolds
G-15-Reggie Redding
F-22-Dwayne Anderson
F-20-Shane Clark
F-33-Dante Cunningham

The officials for game two include ACC regular Karl Hess, who is working his fourth straight Final Four and fifth overall (2003, 2006, 2007, 2008 and 2009).

The other two refs are Scott Thornley (who called the title games in 1996, 1999 and 2001) and Patrick Hicks (who is making his Final Four debut).

—- Patrick Stevens