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Men's Basketball 2015-16 coverage

Kansas defeats Connecticut, 73-61

  • 6:45 p.m., March 19, 2016
  • Wells Fargo Arena,
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Moving on: Jayhawks get back to Sweet 16 with win over UConn

Kansas is back in the Sweet 16, exorcising the demons of the past two seasons of Round of 32 failures by rolling past No. 9 seed UConn, 73-61, at Wells Fargo Arena on Saturday night.


NCAA Tournament blog from Des Moines: Kansas vs. UConn

After back-to-back early exits from the NCAA Tournament in the second round, Kansas looks to reach the Sweet 16 for the first time since 2013. The top-seeded Jayhawks (31-4) will have to defeat 9th-seeded Connecticut (25-10) in order to advance to the South regional semifinals, next week in Louisville.



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