March 11, 2018
Kansas guards Devonte' Graham, left, and Sviatoslav Mykhailiuk (10) take questions about their seeding following the NCAA tournament selection show on Sunday, March 11, 2018 at Allen Fieldhouse. The Jayhawks will take on Penn in the first round, Thursday, in Wichita.
It's the top team in the most competitive conference all season against the smartest group of the bunch. The Kansas men's basketball team on Sunday earned a No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament's Midwest region — its third in a row — and will face No. 16 seed and Ivy League champion Penn at 1 p.m. Thursday at Intrust Bank Arena in Wichita. By Matt Tait