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Bill Self, Marcus Garrett after KU was eliminated by USC in NCAA tourney

No. 3 seed Kansas was crushed by No. 6 seed USC, 85-51, Monday night inside Hinkle Fieldhouse during the second round of the NCAA Tournament.

The loss ends KU’s season at 21-9. USC improves to 24-7 and advances to the Sweet Sixteen, where it will face No. 7 seed Oregon next weekend.

Isaiah Mobley paced the Trojans with 17 points in the win.

Senior guard Marcus Garrett led KU with 15 points during what could be his last game in a Jayhawk uniform.

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Isaiah Mobley, Andy Enfield after USC cruised past Kansas in Round 2 of NCAA Tournament

No. 3 seed Kansas was crushed by No. 6 seed USC, 85-51, Monday night inside Hinkle Fieldhouse during the second round of the NCAA Tournament.

The loss ends KU’s season at 21-9. USC improves to 24-7 and advances to the Sweet Sixteen, where it will face No. 7 seed Oregon next weekend.

Isaiah Mobley paced the Trojans with 17 points in the win.

Senior guard Marcus Garrett led KU with 15 points during what could be his last game in a Jayhawk uniform.

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Eastern Washington coach Shantay Legans after 93-84 loss to Kansas in NCAA tourney

No. 3 seed Kansas was able to close things out down the stretch to earn a 93-84 win over No. 14 seed Eastern Washington on Saturday in Indiana Farmers Coliseum.

The Jayhawks (21-8) advanced to the second round of the NCAA Tournament with the win. They are 35-2 in their last 37 NCAA Tournament round-of-64 games.

Junior big man David McCormack led KU with 22 points in the win, but was one of five players to finish in double figures.

Ochai Agbaji scored 21 points, while Marcus Garrett finished with 20 points. Dajuan Harris added 13 points, and Christian Braun posted 12 points.

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Bill Self, Marcus Garrett speak to media after KU’s 93-84 win over EWU

No. 3 seed Kansas was able to close things out down the stretch to earn a 93-84 win over No. 14 seed Eastern Washington on Saturday in Indiana Farmers Coliseum.

The Jayhawks (21-8) advanced to the second round of the NCAA Tournament with the win. They are 35-2 in their last 37 NCAA Tournament round-of-64 games.

Junior big man David McCormack led KU with 22 points in the win, but was one of five players to finish in double figures.

Ochai Agbaji scored 21 points, while Marcus Garrett finished with 20 points. Dajuan Harris added 13 points, and Christian Braun posted 12 points.

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Kansas sophomore Christian Braun on life in the bubble during NCAA tournament

Kansas coach Bill Self and sophomore guard Christian Braun spoke the media via a zoom call Wednesday afternoon ahead of the NCAA Tournament.

Self provided updates on KU's roster entering its first-round matchup with EWU. David McCormack is expected to return to the team on Friday. Jalen Wilson could be available to play in the second round on Monday.

Tristan Enaruna, who tested positive for COVID-19 on Sunday, wouldn't be able to return to the team until next weekend.

No. 3 Kansas will face No. 14 Eastern Washington at 12:15 p.m. Saturday inside Indiana Farmers Coliseum.

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KU coach Bill Self provides update on roster ahead of first-round matchup with EWU

Kansas coach Bill Self and sophomore guard Christian Braun spoke the media via a zoom call Wednesday afternoon ahead of the NCAA Tournament.

Self provided updates on KU's roster entering its first-round matchup with EWU. David McCormack is expected to return to the team on Friday. Jalen Wilson could be available to play in the second round on Monday.

Tristan Enaruna, who tested positive for COVID-19 on Sunday, wouldn't be able to return to the team until next weekend.

No. 3 Kansas will face No. 14 Eastern Washington at 12:15 p.m. Saturday inside Indiana Farmers Coliseum.

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Ochai Agbaji on importance of Jayhawks earning No. 3 seed in NCAA tourney

Kansas earned the No. 3 seed in the West region for this year’s NCAA tournament, which was revealed on Sunday.

Head coach Bill Self, senior Marcus Garrett and Ochai Agbaji spoke to reporters via a zoom call on Selection Sunday.

Kansas will face 14th-seeded Eastern Washington in the first round next Saturday in Indianapolis.

Game times will be announced later tonight.

KU is in a region with No. 1 overall seed Gonzaga, No. 2 seed Iowa, No. 4 seed Virginia, the defending champs from 2019, and No. 5 seed Creighton.

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Senior Marcus Garrett on KU’s path as No. 3 seed in this year’s NCAA tournament

Kansas earned the No. 3 seed in the West region for this year’s NCAA tournament, which was revealed on Sunday.

Head coach Bill Self, senior Marcus Garrett and Ochai Agbaji spoke to reporters via a zoom call on Selection Sunday.

Kansas will face 14th-seeded Eastern Washington in the first round next Saturday in Indianapolis.

Game times will be announced later tonight.

KU is in a region with No. 1 overall seed Gonzaga, No. 2 seed Iowa, No. 4 seed Virginia, the defending champs from 2019, and No. 5 seed Creighton.

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Kansas coach Bill Self speaks to media after finding out postseason fate on Selection Sunday

Kansas earned the No. 3 seed in the West region for this year’s NCAA tournament, which was revealed on Sunday.

Head coach Bill Self, senior Marcus Garrett and Ochai Agbaji spoke to reporters via a zoom call on Selection Sunday.

Kansas will face 14th-seeded Eastern Washington in the first round next Saturday in Indianapolis.

Game times will be announced later tonight.

KU is in a region with No. 1 overall seed Gonzaga, No. 2 seed Iowa, No. 4 seed Virginia, the defending champs from 2019, and No. 5 seed Creighton.

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Kansas coach Bill Self on being without two key players ahead of Big 12 tourney

Kansas basketball coach Bill Self announced Tuesday that the Jayhawks will be without junior forward David McCormack and sophomore wing Tristan Enaruna for this week’s Big 12 tournament in Kansas City, Mo.

Self said both players had entered into COVID-19 protocol but did not reveal whether either tested positive for COVID-19 or was in the protocol for something else, like contact tracing.

The Jayhawks (19-8 overall, 12-6 Big 12) are the No. 2 seed in the Big 12 tournament and will play the winner of Wednesday’s 7-10 game between Oklahoma and Iowa State at 5:30 p.m. Thursday.

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