Stories for March 26, 2022


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Soaking it all in: How Kansas guard Remy Martin is embracing every second of KU's deep tourney run

Chicago — Before coming to Kansas, super-senior point guard Remy Martin never made it farther than the first round of the NCAA Tournament during two trips to the Big Dance with Arizona State. Today, he sits one win away from reaching a Final Four. In order to get there, Martin knows he must first remember the feeling of sitting in the losing locker room with the Sun Devils, dreams dashed, emotions raging. By Matt Tait

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To Ochai Agbaji, Kansas' NCAA title goals take root in unfinished business

Kansas guard Ochai Agbaji won't forget the disappointment he and his teammates experienced two years ago when the postseason was canceled at the start of the pandemic. The Jayhawks were the unanimous top-ranked team in the country then. "This run," Agbaji said, "is for them."

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Game Day Breakdown: No. 1 seed Kansas vs. No. 10 seed Miami (Fla.) - NCAA Elite Eight

A look at some of the keys for top-seeded Kansas in Sunday's NCAA Tournament Elite Eight showdown with No. 10 seed Miami at United Center in Chicago. Tipoff is set for 1:20 p.m. on CBS and the winner will advance to next week's Final Four in New Orleans. By Matt Tait

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Miami's disruptive defense awaits Kansas in Elite Eight matchup

Top-seeded Kansas will encounter an opponent in No. 10 seed Miami on Sunday that likes to create havoc for offenses and force turnovers with its smaller lineup.

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David McCormack's presence, late offense help Kansas survive Providence in Sweet 16 victory

It’s no secret that Kansas coach Bill Self likes to play through his big men. Always has. Always will. But it might have come as a bit of a surprise that Self elected to do that so late in Friday’s 66-61 win over fourth-seeded Providence at United Center. By Matt Tait