March 19, 2019
Kansas guards Quentin Grimes and Ochai Agbaji head into the team hotel upon their arrival in Salt Lake City, Utah. The Jayhawks will practice on Wednesday in preparation for their opening round game against the Northeastern Huskies.
Salt Lake City — Usually, by now, Kansas basketball coach Bill Self has done a dozen different radio and television interviews and talked until he was blue in the face about his team’s status entering the NCAA Tournament, both as a top contender and as a general representative of one of the greatest sporting events on the calendar each year. But there’s been nothing typical about the 4th-seeded Jayhawks’ pre-tourney status this season.