Fred VanVleet

Third Round Highlights: (7) Wichita State 78 – (2) Kansas 65

22 March 2015 Comments are off for this post.
OMAHA, NE – If it hadn’t been clear before, it is now: Wichita State is no longer the little brother to KU. Spurred by a barrage of second-half threes, the Shockers knocked off the Jayhawks and reached the Sweet 16 where they’ll face No. 3 Notre Dame next week in Cleveland.…
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Kansas-Wichita St. and Wisconsin-Oregon in Omaha

22 March 2015 Comments are off for this post.
OMAHA, NE – Shocker fans have been clamoring for this match-up for years, and they will finally get it thanks to a third-round pairing in the NCAA Tournament, as 7th-seeded Wichita State will get its crack at in-state juggernaut, the 2nd-seeded Kansas Jayhawks. Closing out the evening, the top-seeded Wisconsin…
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Oklahoma-Dayton and Maryland-West Virginia in Columbus

22 March 2015 Comments are off for this post.
COLUMBUS, OH – The Third Round kicks off in Columbus Sunday night with 3rd-seeded Oklahoma taking on the resilient 11th-seeded Flyers.  Dayton has been flying high in their home state, already with two win under their belt in the tournament.  If they hope to duplicate the Elite Eight run of…
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Bill Self

Tournament Interview: Kansas Head Coach Bill Self

22 March 2015 Comments are off for this post.
OMAHA, NE – Kansas Head Coach Bill Self knows his 2nd-seeded Jayhawks face a stiff test in the Third Round, when they take on a highly experienced and well-coached Wichita State Shockers squad.  Both teams can win in a variety of ways: inside or out; up-tempo or deliberate.  As such,…
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Demetrius Jackson

Third Round Highlights: (3) Notre Dame 67 – (6) Butler 64 F/OT

22 March 2015 Comments are off for this post.
PITTSBURGH, PA – Notre Dame prevailed in overtime Saturday night to advance to the Sweet 16 with a 67-64 win over Butler. The Irish defense held strong in the closing seconds of regulation, as Butler had multiple chances to win the game but couldn’t get a clean shot away. The ACC…
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Third Round Highlights: (1) Kentucky 65 – (8) Cincinnati 51

21 March 2015 Comments are off for this post.
LOUISVILLE, KY – It was a physical battle from the get-go, and at times, it looked like the contest might become more than just “chippy,” but the top-seeded Kentucky Wildcats managed to shake off a rough shooting day by pulling away late for a hard-won 64-51 victory over 8th-seeded Cincinnati.…
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