March 26, 2016
Kansas forward Perry Ellis (34) walks off the court as Villanova celebrates a 64-59 win over the Jayhawks Saturday, March 26, 2016 in an NCAA Elite Eight matchup at KFC YUM! Center in Louisville, KY. .
Perry Ellis, the eighth leading scorer and 12th-leading rebounder in Kansas University basketball history, sat dejectedly in front of his KFC Yum! Center locker and, in a clear voice, explained to wave after wave of reporters how he felt after Saturday’s 64-59 NCAA Tournament Elite Eight loss to Villanova. It was a loss that ended the 6-foot-8 Wichita native’s career as a Jayhawk. By Gary Bedore