When he returned to the locker room following Kansas University’s 71-61 loss to VCU on Sunday, KU senior guard Brady Morningstar knew he had to say something.
For the Kansas University basketball team, Selection Sunday had so little sizzle and absolutely no suspense. On a more eventful day, a statement uttered by KU coach Bill Self might have been swallowed in all the March madness buzz, but it hung in the air. It felt as if he knew what he was saying.
The Morris twins didn’t say if they were staying at Kansas University or leaving for the NBA Draft after Sunday’s Elite Eight loss to VCU in the Alamodome.
Kansas freshman Josh Selby's 20th birthday did not quite go as planned after the Jayhawks fell to VCU on Sunday, March 27, 2011 at the Alamodome in San Antonio.
“It’s been a pleasure and a blessing. I hope this doesn’t define us as a group,” said senior Tyrel Reed about his last game as a Jayhawk.
When Kansas University freshman guard Josh Selby woke up Sunday morning, he had a Final Four in his sights and a handful of “Happy Birthday” texts on his phone.
Kansas freshman Josh Selby consoles Markieff Morris in the locker room after KU's 71-61 loss to Virginia Commonwealth in the 2011 NCAA Tournament on Sunday, March 27 at the Alamodome in San Antonio.
Kansas fans came out to support the Jayhawks at the Alamodome for their Elite Eight game against Virginia Commonwealth on Sunday, March 27, 2011 at the Alamodome in San Antonio.
A double-double effort didn't ease the pain of KU's Marcus Morris, who feels he let everybody down in the 71-61 loss to VCU.